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Charlotte Amalie
Thursday, July 25, 2024


Some smart investor could lease land on the WICO dock, erect storage tanks and have Hovensa deliver the gasoline direct to St. Thomas. Can you imagine a 500,000 gallon tanker barge costing half a million dollars to ship the gasoline to St. Thomas? The big gas suppliers in St. Thomas get gas from Hovensa, parade it through Puerto Rico, and charge St. Thomas-St. John an arm and a leg for the show. I believe fuel tanks in St. Thomas is the answer.
Jack M. Monsanto
Hilton Head Island, S.C.

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