Rates for transporting 2 million-barrel cargoes from Saudi Arabia to China jumped to almost $26,000 a day on Thursday, more than double where they were at the start of June
Eight of those wounded in missile attack at Abha airport were admitted to hospital
The United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operation urges extreme caution in Gulf of Oman as reports emerge of attacks on two oil tankers
The UAE has not yet blamed anyone for the sabotage of four vessels, including two Saudi tankers, near Fujairah
Satellite images show Saudi tanker damaged off the coast of the UAE in mid-May appears to have leaked a trail of oil
Saudi Arabia confirms oil tankers suffered significant damage, while US puts out advisory warning of attemps by attackers to disrupt commercial shipping in Arabian Gulf.
The 2,700 TEU ship was under way in the Gulf of Guinea on Wednesday when the attack occurred.
The statement came after the Saudi-led military coalition reported that Yemen’s Houthi movement attacked a Saudi oil tanker in the Red Sea.