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goldman_sachs

December 15, 2017

Big Oil’s slump is over and industry domination beckons, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (more…)
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wheat_

December 14, 2017

Chicago wheat futures ticked up on Wednesday, with the market steadying after dropping for the past seven sessions during which it touched its lowest since...
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A flag with the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) logo is seen before a news conference at OPEC's headquarters in Vienna, Austria December 10, 2016. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader

December 14, 2017

The OPEC Reference Basket surged near 10% to $60.74/b in November, its highest since June 2015. (more…)
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Intermodal

December 13, 2017

The latest Weekly Market report [W49] by Intermodal notes the sale of the “HYUNDAI SAMHO S813” (113,284 dwt - blt ‘18, S. Korea), which was...
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port-of-corpus-cristi

December 13, 2017

The world’s largest oil consumer exported more hydrocarbons than ever before in 2017 and shows no signs of slowing down. (more…)
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oil

December 13, 2017

Global benchmark Brent crude jumped above $65 a barrel for the first time in 2 1/2 years after one of the most important pipelines in...
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FILE PHOTO: A general view shows Grangemouth oil refinery in central Scotland on April 25, 2008.  REUTERS/David Moir/File Photo

December 13, 2017

Britain’s biggest pipeline from its North Sea oil and gas fields is likely to be shut for several weeks for repairs, its operator said on...
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offshore

December 12, 2017

The Trump administration is preparing to unveil as soon as this week an expansive offshore oil plan that would open the door to selling new...
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steel

December 12, 2017

Chinese steel futures bounced back on Monday after a three-day drop as output cuts in the world’s top producer deepened in line with China’s anti-pollution...
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Trafigura logo is pictured in the company entrance in Geneva March 11, 2012.  REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

December 11, 2017

Global commodities trader Trafigura reported record-high volumes of traded oil and metals to beat low volatility in a competitive and low-margin environment, the company said...
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Vale

December 11, 2017

Brazilian miner Vale will likely reduce its $21 billion debt load to $10 billion by 2019, and will dedicate cash flow from then on to...
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loop

December 11, 2017

A 1,000-foot ship will likely pull up to a buoy floating in the Gulf of Mexico next year, hook up its hoses and usher the...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

December 7, 2017

Chicago soybean futures rose for a fourth consecutive session on Wednesday, with the market trading near its highest since late July on concerns over dry...
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Intermodal

December 6, 2017

Moving towards the end of 2017, we are facing a relatively slack period of business in the ship repair sector. (more…)
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rio-tinto

December 6, 2017

Mining giant Rio Tinto expects to see year-on-year increases in both its iron ore shipments and metallurgical coal production in 2018, the company said. (more…)
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