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South Korea’s crude oil imports from Iran dropped to 168K b/d in June, down 142K b/d y-o-y and the lowest since December 2015, according to official data. This was reportedly caused by buyers’ cutting...Read More
China’s refinery throughput rose 184K b/d m-o-m and 904K b/d y-o-y to 12.16M b/d in June, close to a monthly high of 12.18M b/d in March, according to preliminary data from the National Bureau of Statistics....Read More
At 8.38M b/d, China’s crude oil imports in June were down 841K b/d m-o-m and the lowest since December 2017, customs data indicate. A report by Reuters argued this fall was due to independent “teapot”...Read More
Daily crude steel output at China Iron and Steel Association member mills slipped to 1.97 Mt in the period 21-30 June, down slightly from the preceding 10 days, according to data from the industry association...Read More
TXF Natural Resources and Commodity Finance
Speaking at this year's event, held in Amsterdam on 17-18 May 2018, Simpson Spence Young's Head of Research John Kearsey contrasted the uneven recovery in dry bulk freight markets with the continued downswing in the tanker sector.
Argus Marpol Strategy Summit
Held in Houston on 23-25 April 2018, this event included a presentation by SSY's Vivek Srivastava on "The Scrubber Decision For A VLCC - To Fit or Not To Fit?"