Oil price

High food prices dash India’s hopes of cutting cooking oil imports

Consumption is expected to rise in India by 17% over the next four years, according to BV Mehta, executive director of the Solvent Extractors’ Association. Such a steep rise would further widen the manufacturing gap: India is likely to produce around 10 million tonnes of edible oils in 2021-22, against …

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Oil may rise as Putin approaches Ukraine

Mike Waltz, R-Fla., speaks on Biden’s cancellation of U.S. pipelines and growing tensions at the Russia-Ukraine border. As Russian President Vladimir Putin moves closer to Ukraine, global energy markets face a potentially seismic event threatening a global economic downturn. Teleprinter Security Last Change Change % USO US OIL FUND LP …

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Eastern Europe has a bitcoin problem

As Europe continues to grapple with an energy crisis caused by skyrocketing demand for liquefied natural gas, a tight global energy supply, and Putin keeping pipelines at low capacity as gas-rich Russia gains political ground, Another sleeping giant has emerged to become a huge and surprising obstacle to the continent’s …

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TMS Ep88: Paytm, Sanjeev Krishan, rising oil prices, “right to repair”

Its November debut on Dalal Street was a disappointment, eroding more than half of investors’ wealth. And last Friday, Paytm announced that it would end its operations in Canada. Its shares hit a historic low of Rs 995 on the day, before recovering. Most market pundits are now asking investors …

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Energy companies boosted by gas price spikes have paid £200bn to shareholders since 2010 | Oil and gas companies

Oil and gas companies have paid nearly £200billion to shareholders since 2010 and are set to be hit with a windfall tax to cap heating bills set to rise by up to £500 a year, according to a report on the finances of the British energy sector. . Shell and …

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Geopolitical risks to watch this winter

By Editorial Dept – January 14, 2022, 12:30 PM CST A single attack on oil at this point could push prices up to $90, but that will depend on where it is. Markets will weigh more heavily on some geopolitical sentiments than others. And there’s plenty to choose from right …

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Can the world avoid a global oil supply crisis?

Europe’s gas crisis has been in the headlines for months now, and for good reason – the continent is still struggling to get enough power for its winter needs. But there could be a worse crisis threatening the world, and that would be an oil crisis. The signs are there …

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China is the only winner in this huge Iraqi oil field

Iraqi Petroleum Minister Ihsan Abdul Jabbar’s statement last week that the newly resurrected Iraqi National Oil Company (INOC) has received government approval to acquire ExxonMobil’s 32.7% stake in the oil field supergiant West Qurna 1 for up to $ 350 million is likely to leave China elated, the United States …

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Cold weather in North Dakota and Alberta forces oil producers to curb production

Regional prices for crude oil pumped in western Canada and North Dakota rose this week to reduce their rebates against the U.S. benchmark, WTI crude, after freezing winter temperatures upset prices. Crude flows from the oil sands in Alberta and the Bakken shale deposit in the United States. While freezing …

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Buhari repeats false statement about Nigeria’s oil revenues in recent years

President Muhammadu Buhari again cited erroneous figures on Nigeria’s average crude oil earnings between 1999 and 2014, while speaking of his administration’s efforts to build the economy with scarce resources. The president, in the interview broadcast by Channels TV on Wednesday, said Nigeria’s crude oil production from 1999 to 2014 …

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