Oil markets note supply concerns

Monroe Energy, a subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, ran out of crude oil at its 185,000 barrel-per-day Trainer, Pennsylvania, refinery amid shipping delays due to rough seas caused by Hurricanes Jose and Maria, according to…

A small region in Iraq just became one…

Following the referendum, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to shut down a pipeline that transports about 500,000 barrels of oil per day from Iraqi Kurdistan to Ceyhan, Turkey. That daily volume is just shy…

The global importance of China’s oil imports

Is a rising China destined for war with the US? The book Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides’s Trap by Graham Allison of Harvard has been on many reading lists over the summer, and its warning of a potential —…

OPEC’s role in midst of shale strength

By Christopher Sell on 9/25/2017 LONDON (Bloomberg) -- Bassam Fattouh, director of the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies, argues that while U.S. shale poses a threat to OPEC, the idea that…