|India >> 7/14/2013 - In India, the beginning of the 2013/14 financial year in April saw growth of 3.0% y-o-y in oil demand. The growth in gasoline continued its downward trend to stand at 1.9% – with the overall growth fo...|
|Austria >> 7/13/2013 - The OPEC Reference Basket averaged $101.03/b in June, representing an increase of 38¢ over
the previous month. In the first half of the year, the Basket averaged $105.09/b, a decline of $6.96.
|Austria >> 7/13/2013 - While the softer-than-expected recovery in the global economy this year continues to impact the oil market, the
outlook for next year expects some improvement. The initial forecast for global economi...|
|Austria >> 7/13/2013 - Forecast for 2013|
Demand for OPEC crude for 2013 saw little change from the previous report with 1Q13 and 2Q13 seeing an upward revision of around 0.1 mb/d, while 3Q13 and 4Q13 remained ...
|China >> 7/9/2013 - The growth in China’s oil demand in April continued at a slower pace of 2.5% y-o-y. Oil demand growth has eased from 8% y-o-y from the period of September 2012 to January 2013 to just around 3% from F...|
|Austria >> 7/8/2013 - The OPEC Reference Basket (ORB) slipped only marginally in May to average $100.65/b. Hopes for stronger global economic recovery were undermined by weak manufacturing data from China and lacklustre fi...|
|Iran >> 7/7/2013 - Iran oil minister says development of the country’s oil and gas industry is going on despite the escalation of illegal US-engineered sanctions against the Islamic Republic. ...|
|Japan >> 7/5/2013 - In Japan, the contraction in oil demand in April was lower in magnitude than in the same month of the previous year at minus 0.13 mb/d, while in February and March, demand contracted by 0.27 mb/d and ...|
|Iraq >> 7/4/2013 - Citigroup Inc. is among international banks seeking to finance a pipeline that Iraq plans to build to export crude oil and natural gas through neighboring Jordan, an official at the State Company for ...|
|Saudi Arabia >> 6/30/2013 - Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara) has announced financial close for the funding of approximately US$40.5 billion (the Main Financing), marking the completion of project financing for Sadara which is an...|
|Austria >> 6/29/2013 - After the significant decline of commodity prices in April, the momentum has stabilised somewhat in May. This development seems to have been supported by a variety of factors:|
First, there ...
|Austria >> 6/27/2013 - The total open interest volume (OIV) in major US commodity markets decreased by over 1.5% m-o-m, for the first time in four months, to 8.8 million contracts in May compared to an increase of 2.4% in t...|
|Japan >> 6/24/2013 - In April, total commercial oil stocks in Japan rose by 1.3 mb following a 12.2 mb drop in March and ending the month at 169.4 mb. As this level, they are 3.3 mb, or 1.9%, below the same period a year ...|
|Austria >> 6/22/2013 - Demand for OPEC crude in 2013 remains unchanged from the previous assessment to stand at 29.8 mb/d, representing a decline of 0.4 mb/d compared with the previous year.|
Within quarters, the ...
|Austria >> 6/18/2013 - Preliminary data for May shows that US total commercial oil stocks rose by 15.5 mb, for the third consecutive month to stand at 1,115.1 mb. With this build, inventories stood at 17.5 mb or 1.6% above ...|
|Saudi Arabia >> 6/17/2013 - Sadara Chemical Company (Sadara) announced the signing of a number of definitive financing agreements for an additional funding of approximately US$10.5 billion (the Main Financing), marking another m...|
|Iraq >> 6/12/2013 - Japan has offered its largest-ever loan to Iraq of about 120 billion yen ($1.24 billion) to build a new refinery and rebuild a port, the Nikkei said. ...|
|Austria >> 6/11/2013 - The OPEC Reference Basket averaged $100.65/b in May, representing a slight decline of 40¢ from
the previous month. Year-to-date, the Basket value declined $9.75 or 8.4% compared to the same
|Austria >> 6/11/2013 - The year 2013 has so far been characterized by slowing momentum in the world economy. This has been due to
lower growth not only in the developed countries but also in some emerging economies. As a r...|
|Austria >> 6/11/2013 - Estimate for 2012|
Demand for OPEC crude in 2012 remains unchanged from the previous report at 30.2 mb/d, representing a minor decline compared to 2011.
The quarterly figures ar...