Natural Gas liquids (NGL)

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

Frac Spread: Markets Unbalanced By China Trade Fears

Geopolitical concerns and recent data would likely drive up the price of oil, but traders are rattled by concerns that a trade war will unhinge the global economy.

May 30, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Butane Prices Lead The Way Down

With high inventories and limited export possibilities, NGL prices drop and margins are squeezed.

May 23, 2019

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

Frac Spread: NGL Inventories Rise, Prices Fall

Oil bucks the NGL price trend as geopolitical tensions unnerve traders.

May 16, 2019

Petrochemicals , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Construction

Lotte Chemical’s US Ethane Cracker To Start Commercial Operations In May

South Korean company seeks to diversify away from costlier naphta as feedstock for ethylene.

May 10, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Wary Of A Weakening Economy

As traders study the U.S.-China trade tiff, the oil price rise is tepid and NGL prices plummet.

May 9, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Global Tensions, High Supply Wrestle Over Oil Prices

Conflicts in producing nations Venezuela and Iran are countered by rising inventories in the U.S.

May 2, 2019

Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Tankers

Panama Canal’s Expansion Has Helped Propane Exports

The ability of Very Large Gas Carriers to traverse the canal has bolstered the access of U.S. LPG to Asian markets.

April 30, 2019

DUG Permian , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Gathering & Processing , Pipelines

DUG Permian Basin: What’s Coming & Where It Will Go (2019)

At 4 MMbbl/d and with a growing natural as contribution, producers are getting their products to buyers—by all means possible. Here’s a look at  production forecast, current takeaway and what will be needed going into the second half and into 2020 and beyond.

April 28, 2019

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

Frac Spread: Untethered From Oil, NGL Prices Languish

Weak natural gas price results in expanded margins even as most NGL prices move little.

April 25, 2019

DUG Permian , Natural Gas liquids (NGL) , Frac Spread , Storage

Frac Spread: NGL Prices Ride A Positive Wave

Speakers at DUG Permian stress how connecting the mighty basin to the Gulf Coast is a path to profitability.

April 18, 2019