Crude Oil

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Crude Oil , Shale Plays , Trends

Mark Papa: US Oil Growth To Slow, Likely Spurring Shale Buyouts

U.S. oil output growth is expected to slow over the next five years, likely prompting oil majors to "gobble up" smaller shale oil producers, Mark Papa told Reuters.

January 14, 2020

Investment , Exploration & Production , Crude Oil , Trade , International

IPTC: All Eyes On US Shale, Says Bahrain’s Oil Minister

Speaking during the opening day of IPTC, Bahrain Oil Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa also said he sees producers challenged by rising energy demand in the future.

January 14, 2020

Crude Oil

China’s 2019 Annual Crude Imports Set Record For 17th Year

Imports averaged 10.12 million bbl/d, an increase of 882,000 bbl/d.

January 14, 2020

Crude Oil , Midstream

Crude Exports Boom On Gulf Coast, Allaying Bottleneck Fears

In recent weeks, oil shipments have often surpassed Houston and Beaumont, Texas.

January 14, 2020

Crude Oil

What's Affecting Oil Prices This Week (January 13, 2020)?

For the week ahead, Stratas Advisors expect prices to be generally range-bound, supported by the upcoming signing of the U.S.-China Phase One trade deal.

January 13, 2020

Crude Oil , Trade , International

Iran Unlikely To Target Strait Of Hormuz Over Soleimani Killing

China, which is increasing its influence in the region and buys 50%-70% of Iranian oil exports, would be opposed to any interruption of energy flows through the Strait of Hormuz.

January 13, 2020

Crude Oil

IEA: India’s Oil Demand Growth Expected To Overtake China

Refining sector is primed for investment, says agency, but the country will be more vulnerable to supply disruptions.

January 10, 2020

Crude Oil , Trade , International , Shale Plays

Opinion: Why America Has Less To Fear From An Oil Shock

The homegrown energy boom in the U.S. has reduced its vulnerability.

January 10, 2020

Crude Oil , Trade , International

IEA’s Birol Says Weak Global Demand Growth To Cap Oil Prices In 2020

The global oil market is expected to be well-supplied in 2020 and demand growth could stay weak, keeping a lid on oil prices, the head of the IEA told Reuters on Jan. 10.

January 10, 2020

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Frac Spread , Crude Oil , Storage

Frac Spread: Iran Crisis Vs. China Talks—A Good Trade

Oil prices retreat after the Middle East tensions eased, but stronger fundamentals could emerge if trade initiatives succeed.

January 9, 2020