why our pooling works
Founded in 2011 Straits Tankers has rapidly developed into managing the world's largest pool in the LR1 (Long Range 1) segment. The result being considerable advantages for our business partners:
Consolidation, scale & scope:
The sheer extent of the Straits Tankers pool secures optionality and flexibilty for our customers and benefits for the shipowners with vessels in our pool.
The extent of the Straits Tankers pool and our business approach gives pool participants acces to top-level market players.
Because of constant optimization of the fleet, our utilization level is very high. In addition we continue to fine-tune our voyage triangulation system to optimize the time the vessels are at sea with cargo – resulting in top of the segment freight earnings.