Accession Number:

AD1069569

Title:

Availability Of Refined Fuel Within The Indo-Pacific Area Of Responsibility

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Naval Postgraduate School Monterey United States

Report Date:

2018-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

105.0

Abstract:

This project will give Department of Defense DoD procurement and area planners an assessment on the availability of energy within the U.S. Indo-Pacific Command INDOPACOM area of responsibility AOR. The assessment will help make future decisions on sourcing energy purchases and may be expanded on with assumptions for risk potentials within the energy supply chain. This project includes market research on refined oil shipping and Military Sealift Commands capacity to move fuel to the warfighter. It includes research on tanker contracting procurement by Military Sealift Command, worldwide commercial tanker characteristics, and shipping activity within Asia.

Subject Categories:

  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE