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An African Swine Fever Bottom

Have we hit bottom? That’s the question many in the global oilseed trade are asking themselves as we inch closer to the end of a tumultuous 2019. In a January 29th blog post, Preparing for the Worst, we suggested early-year

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LNG Market Analysis for September

Global exports of liquefied natural gas in September totaled approximately 29.6 million tons on board 480 vessels, considerably higher than September 2018’s pace of 27.6 million tons. Approximately 28.6 million tons arrived on 473 vessels at import terminals in September,

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Updated 2020 Bunker Forecast

Back in March, ClipperData unveiled its first forecast for marine fuel demand between 2020 and 2025. In recent weeks, we have updated our projection ahead of the IMO’s forthcoming 0.5 percent sulfur cap. In our initial projection, we forecasted that

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ClipperClip: Iranian Woes and Chinese Flows

I was out on CNBC Asia last night discussing the latest developments relating to Iran, crude flows into China, and the likely ongoing over-compliance of Saudi Arabia in terms of OPEC production cuts. The chart below highlights what I was

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