D6 is also known as Residual Fuel Oil and is of high-viscosity. This particular fuel oil requires preheating to 220 – 260 Degrees Fahrenheit. D6 is mostly used for generators.
D6 is a type of residual fuel, mainly used in power plants and larger ships. The fuel requires to be preheated before it can be used. It is not possible to use it in smaller engines or vessels/vehicles where it is not possible to pre-heat it. D6 is its name in the USA. In other parts of the world it has other names.
Residual means the material remaining after the more valuable cuts of crude oil have boiled off. The residue may contain various undesirable impurities including 2 percent water and one-half percent mineral soil. D6 fuel is also known as residual fuel oil (RFO), by the Navy specification of Bunker C, or by the Pacific Specification of PS-400.
What do we offer?
Commodity: VIRGIN FUEL OIL D6
Origin: As per Seller`s Option
Minimum Order Quantity: 100,000,000 Gallons
Minimum Annual Contract: 1,200,000,000 Gallons
Shipping Term: FOB Rotterdam
Packing: In Bulk
FOB Price: New Platts minus 10 USD
Inspection: SGS, or equivalent as per Seller`s option
Payment Method (SPOT): By 100% payment for total value of product via MT103/TT
Payment Method (Contract): By 100% Irrevocable, Standby Letter of Credit (SBLC/MT760)