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Column: Oil traders see market starting road to recovery: Kemp

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LONDON – Crude oil traders expect the market to be closer to balance in the next few months as production cuts are implemented and the global transport system emerges from a coronavirus lockdown.

Futures prices and swaps linked to …

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Oil moves mixed on easing lockdowns, looming storage shortage

Reuters


LONDON – Oil prices were mixed on Tuesday as optimism about the easing of coronavirus-related restrictions reassured markets, although traders remained cautious with storage capacities filling up fast and supply cuts not deep enough to counter falling demand.

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Oil traders have never seen an ‘insane’ market like this, fear more declines to negative prices

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The oil market is facing uncharted territory as the drop-off in demand, caused by the coronavirus pandemic, combined with rapidly filling storage, sent prices plunging into negative territory for the first time in history.

And with only guesswork as

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Crude oil held in sea storage hits new record at 160 million bbls: sources

Reuters


LONDON – Traders are storing an estimated record 160 million barrels of oil on ships – double the level from two weeks ago as they seek to tackle a glut of stocks created by a slide in global demand …

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Benchmark Brent’s record $10 discount gives oil market reality check

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LONDON – U.S. President Donald Trump’s confidence he can get a deal to limit a global oil glut has driven world crude futures higher.

But he cannot talk up the underlying physical market that shows the full extent of …

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The oil glut is filling up the world’s supertankers fast

Houston Chronicle


The world’s oil tankers are being filled with crude at a record pace as the options to store a glut on land rapidly diminish, one of the industry’s largest owners said.

A combination of surging production from key …

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Oil plunge sets off search for tanks on land and at sea

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NEW YORK/LONDON – Traders are scrambling to secure oil storage tanks on land and at sea to cope with slumping demand resulting from the coronavirus outbreak and a flood of supply from the Saudi-Russia price war.

Rates to store …

Source: Houston Chronicle

Oil traders stand to make fortunes as more oil hits market

Houston Chronicle


Saudi Arabia and Russia’s price war is handing over a multi-billion dollar profit opportunity to the world’s largest oil traders.

With both Riyadh and Moscow outdoing each other by pumping more oil into an already flooded market, crude …

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Oil traders made billions in 2019 as conflict shook the market

Houston Chronicle


The world’s largest energy traders enjoyed one of their best ever years in 2019 as pipeline outages, dramatic changes in ship fuel regulations and Middle East conflicts shook up the global oil market.

The bonanza extended beyond the …