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U.S. oil exports to Europe hit weekly record as Asia drops offOctober 09, 2019
U.S. oil shipments to Europe hit a record 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) for the 7-day period ended Monday as exports to Asia fell amid a shortfall in supertanker.
U.S. oil settles with a loss as Fed minutes raise economic worries, crude supplies rise a 4th weekOctober 09, 2019
U.S. oil futures settled slightly lower Wednesday, giving up earlier gains, as minutes from the Federal Reserve’s September meeting raised worries about the economy and government data revealed a fourth straight rise in domestic crude supplies.
Oil Prices Remain Low After Saudi Arabia’s Quick Rebound From Drone AttackOctober 07, 2019
A drone attack less than a month ago temporarily shuttered facilities responsible for about 5% of the world’s oil production. But the Saudi Arabian Oil Co. repaired its facilities more quickly than expected.
Murban: A benchmark for the Middle East?October 04, 2019
The Gulf producers are the world’s largest crude oil exporters, with most of their crude – sold via longterm contracts – flowing eastward. But oil market dynamics are shifting, reinforcing certain existing trends and creating new ones.
ClipperData expects LSFO to be 2020 fuel of choiceOctober 03, 2019
Low-sulphur fuel oil (LSFO) will become the preferred fuel when IMO 2020 regulations come into play as fuel availability issues dissipate.
John Bolton was fired, and the price of oil instantly fellSeptember 11, 2019
Oil prices fell swiftly on Tuesday after President Donald Trump fired Iran hawk John Bolton as national security adviser. The surprise exit of Bolton prompted speculation that the tensions between the United States and Iran could ease, or at least that the chance of a military conflict had decreased.
Oil rally fades, with U.S. prices erasing nearly all of their earlier gainsSeptember 06, 2019
A rally in oil futures faded by the end of Thursday’s trading session, prompting U.S. prices to erase nearly all of their earlier gains as plans for U.S.-China trade talks next month failed to fully calm nervousness over the outlook for the global economy.
Ken Smithmier Talks About Corn Seeing a Price DecaySeptember 06, 2019
ClipperData Director of Agricultural Commodity Research, Ken Smithmier, sat down with Ben Lichtenstein of TD Ameritrade this morning to discuss Chinese soybean imports, US production and Russian wheat exports.
The Bab el-Mandeb Strait is a strategic route for oil and natural gas shipmentsAugust 27, 2019
The Bab el-Mandeb Strait is a sea route chokepoint between the Horn of Africa and the Middle East, connecting the Red Sea to the Gulf of Aden and Arabian Sea. Most exports of petroleum and natural gas from the Persian Gulf that transit the Suez Canal or the SUMED Pipeline pass through both the Bab el-Mandeb and the Strait of Hormuz.
ClipperData: More U.S. Soybean Shipments En Route to ChinaAugust 27, 2019
Much of the trade war with China for agriculture has centered around soybeans. For more than a year, President Trump said China promised to buy large amounts of U.S. agricultural commodities, including soybeans. However, many of those promises seemed empty, with the president even taking to Twitter to address the issue.