Wednesday, October 16, 2013
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Maritime News

China to Increase Iraqi Crude Imports by Two-Thirds in 2014

By Meeyoung Cho and Jane Chung DAEGU, South Korea, Oct 16 (Reuters) – Iraq said China is seeking to increase purchases of its crude by more than two-thirds next year,...

October 16, 2013
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Friday, May 24, 2013
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Maritime News

Lacklustre Demand Weighs On Spot Prices for West African Crude

GENEVA, May 24 (Reuters) – Angolan and Nigerian differentials were under pressure on Friday as some Asian refiners snubbed west African grades in favour of light, sweet crude from other...

May 24, 2013
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Friday, February 15, 2013
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As Russian Refineries Head into Maintenance, Baltic Crude Exports Could Rise [REPORT]

LONDON – Russian Urals crude strengthened in the Baltic after loading dates for early March showed a possibility of lower-than-usual volumes. Urals exports are expected to shrink in early March,...

February 15, 2013
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Wednesday, November 21, 2012
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Crude Futures Spike After Bus Explodes in Tel Aviv

(Bloomberg) — Oil rose after a blast on a bus in Tel Aviv injured at least 10 people, boosting speculation that the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians of Gaza...

November 21, 2012
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Monday, July 25, 2011
Offshore News

Six Vessels Booked To Store Crude Off Gulf Of Mexico – ICAP

LONDON (Dow Jones)–The number of ships storing crude off the U.S. Gulf Coast has risen to six, shipbroker ICAP said Friday in a note. Three very large crude carriers and...

July 25, 2011
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Thursday, June 23, 2011
Offshore News

U.S. and International Energy Agency Tapping Oil Reserves

WASHINGTON -(Dow Jones)- The U.S. government on Thursday said it would release 30 million barrels of oil from its strategic petroleum reserves as part of an effort to offset disruptions...

June 23, 2011
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Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Offshore News

Global Drilling Boom: Oil and Gas Spending To Reach Record Level In 2011

HOUSTON (Dow Jones)–Oil and natural-gas companies are spending more than half a trillion dollars in the oil patch during 2011–a record level that signals the return of the global drilling...

June 14, 2011
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Thursday, July 10, 2008

Oil – The Key Players Mapped

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July 10, 2008
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Monday, January 7, 2008

Supertanker and Mariner Training Choke Points

MAREX brings us Choke Points effecting the world’s oil supply. They write: In 2007, total world oil production amounted to approximately 85 million barrels per day (bbl/d), and around one-half,...

January 7, 2008
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