Tuesday, February 23, 2016
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Maritime News

‘Liquid Freedom’ Sails From Texas, Tilting Power in Global Oil

By Joe Carroll and Harry R. Weber (Bloomberg) — The sea stretched toward the horizon last New Year’s Eve as the Theo T, a red-and-white tug at her side, slipped...

February 23, 2016
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Friday, January 8, 2016
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Traders Eye Alaskan Crude Exports to Asia with Ban Lifted

By Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen and Liz Hampton SINGAPORE/HOUSTON, Jan 8 (Reuters) – Oil traders in Asia are running the numbers on importing Alaskan crude, after the end of a four-decade ban...

January 8, 2016
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Thursday, December 24, 2015
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Maritime News

Oil Companies Rush to Exploit End of U.S. Crude Export Ban

By Valerie Volcovici and Catherine Ngai Dec 23 (Reuters) – U.S. energy group Enterprise and oil trader Vitol raced to exploit the end of a 40-year ban on most U.S....

December 24, 2015
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Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Maritime News

First Export of U.S. Crude Oil Booked After Ban Lifted

By Dan Murtaugh and Sheela Tobben (Bloomberg) — It took years to lift a ban on most U.S. oil exports. It took a week for the first shipment to be...

December 23, 2015
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Saturday, December 19, 2015
Maritime News

U.S. Oil Is Too Good, Too Pricey and Too Far for Asia Buyers

By Debjit Chakraborty, Yuji Okada and Serene Cheong (Bloomberg) — In the world’s biggest oil market, buyers have better options than U.S. crude. As the country inches towards ending the...

December 19, 2015
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Friday, December 18, 2015
Maritime News

U.S. Reverses Decades-Old Crude Export Ban With Obama’s Backing

With the stroke of a pen, President Barack Obama on Friday ended 40 years of U.S. crude oil export limits by signing off on a repeal passed by Congress earlier in the day.

December 18, 2015
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Congress Passes U.S. Spending Bill to End Crude Oil Export Ban

By Billy House and Erik Wasson (Bloomberg) — Congress passed a $1.1 trillion spending measure that averts a U.S. government shutdown and ends a 40- year-old ban on crude oil...

December 18, 2015
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