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Bulk Liquid Storage 2018

Date: 3rd October 2018 - 4th October 2018 Location: Cartagena - Spain

Already on its 6th edition, Bulk Liquid Storage 2018 taking place on 3rd & 4th October in Cartagena, Spain will bring together senior representatives from the bulk liquid storage industry to discuss all the latest market updates, developments & business opportunities. The event will cover current key challenges and issues faced by the industry and provide in depth discussions and analysis of today`s European & global policies and regulations, followed by recent market dynamics changes impacting on supply & demand trends. The event will provide a strategic & logistic overview of port infrastructures, on site operations & safety measures and will provide an informative & balanced discussion for participants from across the entire supply chain.

Exclusive Site Visit to Port of Cartagena

During the afternoon of Tuesday 2nd of October, a limited number of conference attendees will receive a unique opportunity to visit the Port of Cartagena.

There is no extra charge to attend the site visit, but spaces are limited and allocated on a first come—first served basis.

Do not miss an opportunity to visit the Port of Cartagena and learn about its logistics, strategic business activities & innovation within the area.


3rd October 2018
4th October 2018
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Cheryl Williams – Marketing & Delegate Sales
+44 (0) 203 141 0605
Krisztina Maria Szabo – Commercial Partnerships
+44 (0) 203 141 0603
Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
+48 (0) 61 646 7036


Hotel Alfonso XIII
Paseo Alfonso XIII, 40
Cartagena, Murcia 30203 Spain

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+34 968 52 00 00

During the afternoon of Tuesday 2nd of October 2018, a limited number of conference attendees will receive a unique opportunity to visit the Port of Cartagena. For more information please click here.

There is no extra charge to attend the site visit, but spaces are limited and allocated on a first come—first served basis.

Port of Cartagena is located on the southern coast of Spain, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. Not only offering a beautiful surrounding but also create active investment and strategic opportunity for the Bulk Liquid Industry.

Do not miss an opportunity to visit the Port of Cartagena and learn about its logistics, strategic business activities & innovation within the area.

The Port Authority are also providing scheduled transportation for attendees from Alicante airport to the conference venue (TBC) in Cartagena.

Agenda Committee 2018:

  • Fernando Munoz, Business Development Manager, Port of Cartagena
  • Eduardo Sanudo, Managing Director, VOPAK Terquimsa
  • Irantzu Garmendia Aquirre, Technical & Regulatory Affairs Manager, FECC
  • Mario Castellani, Oil & Products Inland Sales, ENI
  • Peter Davidson, Executive Director, Tank Storage Association
  • Mladen Mandic, Head of the Inspection Division from the Directorate for Safety of Navigation and Protection of the Sea, Ministry of Sea – Croatia

Confirmed Speakers 2018:

  • Jose M. Gomez, Chief Operating Officer, Port Of Cartagena
  • Eduardo Sanudo, Managing Director, VOPAK Terquimsa
  • Sameer Singh Narendrapal Singh Bawa, General Manager, CHEMIE TECH
  • Bertrands Stoehr, Sales Manager, Keller Holding GmbH
  • John McVay, Executive Director For Oil Midstream & Downstream, I H S Markit
  • Grégoire Hartig, Senior Business Developer, NAUTICOR
  • Mike Sachs, Independent Expert
  • Serge Mennecier, Independent Consultant,SMC LLC
  • Jorge Colom, Corporate Strategy & Business Development, CEPSA
  • Cpt Howard Snaith, General Manager, CDI
  • Sandra De Mey, Commercial Manager, NORTH SEA PORT
  • Matthew Boyle, Commercial Manager, Associated British Ports 
  • Peter Stewart, Chief Energy Analyst, INTERFAX
  • Fernando Santamaria, Terminal Manager, ENAGAS
  • Jaap van Dalen, Sr. Business Manager Oil & Refineries, Port of Rotterdam
  • Arnaud Wache, Senior Consultant, Bituconsulting
  • Sebastian Lopez, Senior Chartering Manager, REPSOL

If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:

Marta Kielerska

Tel: + 48 616 46 7058

Email: [email protected]



The port of Cartagena (PoC) has a unique geostrategic position that is key for communication routes between the Atlantic and the Mediterranean, as well as for intercontinental routes between America, Europe, Asia and Africa. It is a privileged entrance door to Europe. PoC is the most competitive and dynamic port in Spain. Construction and subsequent expansion of the dock of Escombreras’ basin, which is specialized in liquid bulk cargo, has positioned PoC as one of the most important bulk cargo ports in western Mediterranean. Escombreras’ basin modern facilities operate in an extremely agile manner while enclosing an impressive growth potential. PoC has obtained the European Business Award for the environment.

· PoC Ranks n. 1 in Spain for Bulk Cargo transit (32.5 Million Mt in 2015). With an outstanding growth of 69,53% in last 6 yr.
· It is the most competitive and profitable port in Spain (High profit/Low rates) offering the lowest possible shipping cost and the most competitive prices for new industrial settlements.
· PoC accommodates the largest industrial facility in SpainRepsol’s refinery, (€3.1 billion invested) (220.000 bpd).
· Enjoys the best strategic location in the Mediterranean (along the main shipping routes connecting Asia and Europe) and outstanding connectivity to main European logistic HUBs by Road, Railway and Pipe.
· Features the biggest growth potential in Europe: with 29 Ha Available in the port and 121 Ha available in the industrial platform.




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ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Krisztina Maria Szabo

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3141 0603

Email: [email protected]

Published four times a year, Storage Terminals Magazine is the premium business magazine for executives, technicians, engineers and all professionals working in the global bulk liquids storage industry.

With its high-level content, industry expert contributions and unparalleled global news coverage, Storage Terminals Magazine gives you the information you need to make your business run smoother, safer and more profitably.

Launched in the Summer of 2009 as a supplement to Bulk Distributor magazine, Storage Terminals received a highly positive response confirming the need for a premium publication such as this for the industry. A second edition was successfully published in September 2009, confirming the market’s confidence in the publication. Recognising the industry’s need for a readable, topical and informative independent publication, STORAGE TERMINALS Magazine was launched in March 2010 as a standalone publication, filling a gap in the market.

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Our team provides services to regional biofuels producers, petroleum refineries, pet food & feed industry players, biomass power plants and traders thanks to the company’s close relationship with producers and suppliers of feedstock & Biofuels in Europe and worldwide.

Visit us at http://www.greenea.com/en/

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The Harbours Review project of the Baltic Press publishing house stands for a completely free on-line European ports database as well as bimonthly E-zines with expert views on the most important issues for Europe’s port sector.

The portal’s offer is boosted by the E-zines, distributed via our newsletter every two months to over 15,000+ subscribers all over the European Union together with the latest port database updates and info on partnership events.

Each E-zine contains a featured article tackling one of the most burning questions for the EU port industry, coupled with comments of the sector’s representatives and top national & EU officials. This way we are bringing closer people from different parts of the EU, to share their thoughts with each other for the common benefit of the European harbours.


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With a growing community, PetrolPlaza continues to be the No.1 online information source for decision makers in the petrol retailing, fuel logistics and car wash markets. After going online in 1998, PetrolPlaza has built an excellent reputation amongst industry professionals across the world. PetrolPlaza offers daily updated market news and a newsletter service free of charge. Here you find information on the latest technologies, trends and products, as well as case studies and video reports and can access extensive equipment supplier and fuel retailer listings. Over 17,000 subscribers receive our free of charge weekly newsletters.

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Oil and Gas Advancement is an information-centric knowledge sharing platform focused on the latest news in the B2B oil and gas sector bringing to our audiences B2B updates on upstream, downstream, pipeline and transport categories providing information on the latest projects and developments. For more details please email to [email protected]

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TMS also publishes the very successful The Maritime Standard UAE Yearbook covering key developments across the country’s maritime sector, the annual publication aims to publicise the UAE’s achievements both locally and internationally, through in depth articles, researched first hand.


  • Analysing The Future Of Bunker Fuel In The context Of IMO Regulation Post: Refining, Shipping & Bunker Perspectives
  • A Long Term Outlook Into The Energy Transition Trends
  • Evaluating Oil Fundamentals In The Storage Context: Evaluating Key Commercial Opportunities
  • Challenges & Opportunities In Chemical Storage in Europe
  • Evaluating The Future Of LNG As A Marine Fuel
  • New Business Dynamics In Bulk Liquid Storage Industry: Exploring New Infrastructure Trends
  • Evaluating Future Investments Trends For The Bulk Liquid Storage Industry
  • The Role Of Terminals Logistics And Efficiency: Enhancing Profits via Increased Efficiencies
  • Updates On Global Developments & Projects: Challenges And Opportunities For The Storage Industry
  • Evaluating The Impact Of Macroeconomics On European Bulk Liquid Storage Practices


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