The attack on Saudi Aramco’s sprawling Abqaiq oil terminal has created a backlog of nearly a dozen tankers awaiting loading at Ras Tanura and Juaymah, a small increase from normal levels seen in recent weeks, according to Reuters. The extent of the supply disruption remains to be seen, and Saudi officials say that loadings have begun again. AIS tracking data showed one vessel – the product tanker Nave Alderamin – alongside at Ras Tanura’s liquid bulk terminal, four crude tankers at the Ju’aymah SPM loading buoys and an LPG tanker located at the Ju’aymah gas terminal. 10 oil tankers were waiting at nearby anchorages. (…)