|Austria >> 7/15/2008 - Estimate for 2008|
Demand for OPEC crude in 2008 is expected to average 31.95 mb/d, representing a decline of 90 tb/d over the previous year. On a quarterly basis, demand for OPEC crude is ...
|Saudi Arabia >> 7/6/2008 - Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem) announced the financial results for the first half of the fiscal year 2008. During this period, Sipchem realized SR 365 million in net profits marki...|
|Australia >> 6/24/2008 - BG Group plc announced its intention to acquire all of the issued shares in Origin Energy Limited at A$15.50 cash per share by way of a formal off-market takeover bid. The all-cash bid capitalises Ori...|
|Papua-New Guinea >> 6/19/2008 - Horizon Oil advised that InterOil Corporation has agreed to sell its 43.130% interest in PRL 4, which contains the Stanley gas/condensate discovery, and its 28.576% interest in PRL 5, which contains t...|
|Ghana >> 6/19/2008 - Kosmos Energy announced that the company has secured an additional $500 million equity funding program led by Warburg Pincus and Blackstone Capital Partners (an affiliate of The Blackstone Group), two...|
|Russia >> 6/16/2008 - Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd., the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and a consortium of international commercial banks signed a project finance contract for Phase 2 of the wor...|
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - USA|
US total commercial oil stocks did not follow their seasonal start since the beginning of the year and remained almost stable in May to move below the five-year average for the first t...
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - OECD|
OECD crude oil imports fell by a margin of 116,000 b/d or 0.38% in April compared to the previous month, reaching 30.28 mb/d according to preliminary data. April crude oil imports ind...
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - Trends in selected commodity markets|
According to the IMF the total commodity index increased by 7.4% in May m-o-m, which was entirely due to the rally seen in the crude oil and natural ga...
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - Oil prices experienced a record jump of nearly $11/b on 6 June to reach a new all-time high of almost $140/b, driven upward by speculative pressure and geopolitical concerns. This large increase came ...|
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - Industrialised countries|
United States of America
Despite an upward revision to 1Q GDP from 0.6% to 0.9%, on stronger export growth, with net trade contributing 0.8 percentage ...
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - Market volatility was dominated by a number a factors in May, primarily speculative pressure, fluctuations in the US dollar and geopolitical concerns. A strike by port workers in France disrupting pet...|
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - World oil demand in 2008|
Consumption of winter products declined in the first quarter in the OECD as a result of the below normal winter temperatures. In addition, in the OECD, especially ...
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - Non-OPEC|
Estimate for 2007
Non-OPEC supply in 2007 is estimated to have increased by 0.56 mb/d over the previous year to reach 49.43 mb/d, unchanged from last month’s assessmen...
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - Estimate for 2007|
Demand for OPEC crude in 2007 is estimated to average 31.95 mb/d, an increase of 260 tb/d over the 2006 figure. On a quarterly basis, demand for OPEC crude averaged 31.86...
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - OPEC Reference Basket|
The first few days in the month emerged in a volatile note as supply from West Africa was restored while the US dollar recovery prompted slower investment in the petr...
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - Crude oil futures remained volatile in the first week of May amid the Fed’s Reserve interest rate cut which helped the US dollar to rebound against major currencies, yet a further potential rate was e...|
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - The persistent escalation in crude oil prices overshadowed positive developments in the product markets and undermined refining margins in Europe and Asia. The continuation of such circumstances in th...|
|Austria >> 6/13/2008 - Global and OPEC spot fixtures decreased according to preliminary data, with global spot fixtures declining 2% to stand at 20.4 mb/d in May compared to the previous month. OPEC spot fixtures fell by 4%...|
|Russia >> 6/4/2008 - Lukoil net income reached $3,163 million in the first quarter of 2008, which is an increase of 143.5% y-o-y. EBITDA was $4,846 million, which is 99.3% higher y-o-y. Revenue from sales rose by 59.4%, t...|