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May 2020
  • Oil
  • Shipping
  • Coronavirus

US-Northwest Europe crude oil export route attracts interest despite closed arbitrage

A recent drop in Americas Aframax freight rates has sparked charterer inquiry and fixing activity for the US Gulf Coast-UK Continent/Mediterranean route, despite closed oil arbitrage economics that has plagued the market since the end of April

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Apr 2020
  • Oil

Historic WTI contract collapse pushes some buyers, sellers to explore fixed pricing

Crude oil producers, refiners, and other traders in the US market may explore alternatives for pricing barrels following the historic collapse and extreme volatility in the May NYMEX light sweet crude futures contract last week, according to sources

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