Post Tagged with: "Saudi Arabia"

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How Russian and Saudi oil ties to China complicate the post-pandemic world

Forbes


Russia and Saudi Arabia both rely on oil sales to fund a majority of their budgets. In the last five plus years, China has become the biggest customer for both countries. In fact, China is the world’s largest importer

Breakeven crude oil prices are one metric of the economic constraints facing OPEC+ members

Breakeven crude oil prices are one metric of the economic constraints facing OPEC+ members

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Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: To help understand the OPEC + members, take a look at the breakeven crude oil prices. Breakeven is is the fiscal breakeven, the minimum price that a country needs to receive per barrel

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Saudi Aramco completes $69 billion Sabic deal, extends payment window amid oil hit

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Saudi Aramco completed the purchase of its 70% stake in the kingdom’s petrochemical giant Sabic from the Saudi Public Investment Fund, it announced Wednesday, tying the knot on one of the largest ever deals in the global chemicals industry.…

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OPEC+ panel meeting next week will advise on policy, not decide: sources

Reuters


LONDON/MOSCOW – An OPEC-led panel meeting to review the oil market next week will advise the wider OPEC+ group cooperating on a record supply cut, five OPEC+ sources said, meaning further talks would be needed on whether to extend …

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Saudi Arabia says ‘no room whatsoever’ for noncompliance over OPEC+ production cuts

CNBC


OPEC kingpin Saudi Arabia and non-OPEC leader Russia said Monday that the success of the energy alliance’s latest production cuts relies on all members complying with the terms of the deal.

The statement comes shortly after OPEC and non-OPEC

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OPEC+ to meet Saturday on extending cuts, pushing for compliance

Reuters


MOSCOW/DUBAI – OPEC and its allies led by Russia will meet on Saturday to discuss extending record oil production cuts and to push laggards such as Iraq and Nigeria to comply with existing curbs.

The producers known as OPEC+ …

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Trump administration putting trust in global oil producers ahead of OPEC+ meet

Reuters


WASHINGTON – The Trump administration believes ahead of an expected OPEC+ meeting this week that major oil producers such as Saudi Arabia and Russia will honor their pledges to cut crude production and will not damage the global economy …

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OPEC+ keen to keep U.S. shale in check as oil prices rally

Reuters


LONDON – When OPEC, Russia and their allies agreed in April to slash oil production, little did they expect that their initiative to prop up collapsing prices would be helped by a swift drop in U.S. output.

Now that …

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Oil prices rise ahead of OPEC+ meeting on output cuts

Reuters


LONDON  – Oil prices rose on Tuesday to near three-month highs on expectations that major producers would agree to extend output cuts that have shored up prices, during a video conference likely to be held this week.

Benchmark Brent …

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OPEC, Russia discuss extending oil cuts for 1-2 months: sources

Reuters


DUBAI/MOSCOW – OPEC and Russia are moving closer to a compromise on extending current oil output cuts and are discussing a proposal to roll over supply curbs for one to two months, three OPEC+ sources told Reuters on Monday.…

Saudi and Kuwait to halt neutral zone production in June

Saudi and Kuwait to halt neutral zone production in June

Oil & Gas


The countries will stop production for a month as part of measures to reduce oil output

Kuwait and Saudi Arabia will halt oil production in the neutral zone in June for one month, Abdullah al-Sumaiti, acting head …

May 25, 2020 - 7:47 am Crude Oil News, International
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Column: Successful OPEC+ output deal fits a pattern – Kemp

Reuters


LONDON – Saudi Arabia and its allies in the expanded OPEC+ group of oil-exporting nations have successfully engineered a prospective deficit in the oil market, boosting spot prices and calendar spreads over the last four weeks.

Front-month Brent futures …

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Saudi Arabia, Russia committed to oil market stability: statement

Reuters


DUBAI – Saudi Arabia and Russia are firmly committed to achieving oil market stability and expediting a rebalancing of the market, the energy ministers of the two countries said in a joint statement on Wednesday.

Saudi energy minister Prince …

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Special Report: Trump told Saudis: Cut oil supply or lose U.S. military support – sources

Reuters


WASHINGTON/LONDON/DUBAI – As the United States pressed Saudi Arabia to end its oil price war with Russia, President Donald Trump gave Saudi leaders an ultimatum.

In an April 2 phone call, Trump told Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman …

Saudi Arabia and Kuwait start cutting oil output ahead of schedule

Saudi Arabia and Kuwait start cutting oil output ahead of schedule

Oil&Gas


The two nations acted prior to the May 1 deadline set by OPEC+

Saudi Aramco has reportedly started reducing production from 12 million barrels per day (bpd) to hit its target of 8.5 mbpd, Bloomberg reported. It made the …

April 26, 2020 - 5:36 am Crude Oil News, Crude Oil Storage, International, OPEC, Popular 2
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How the oil price capitulation will hit Nigeria, Saudi Arabia and other major exporters

CNBC


The historic plunge in oil prices earlier this week has left some major exporters of the commodity scrambling to shore up their economies.

The U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude contract for May delivery fell by more than 100% …

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Saudi Arabia may re-route tankers if U.S. imposes crude import ban: sources

Reuters


LONDON/NEW YORK/MOSCOW – Saudi Arabia is looking into re-routing millions of barrels of oil onboard tankers sailing to the United States if President Donald Trump decides to block imports of crude from the Kingdom, shipping and trade sources say.…

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Saudi Arabia is the winner from oil’s historic price plunge, analysts say

CNBC


Saudi Arabia will be best positioned to weather the impact of an unprecedented collapse in U.S. oil prices, energy analysts told CNBC on Tuesday.

It comes at a time when the market is awash with crude, storage tanks …

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Saudi Arabia gets physical with Russia in underground oil bout

Reuters


MOSCOW – Behind a Saudi-Russian truce to stabilise oil markets with a record output cut, market players are seeing the two production heavyweights still trading blows in the physical market.

It is here, rather than in the world of …

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Expiring U.S. crude oil futures contract posts ‘epic’ 40% slide

Reuters


An extreme situation has developed in the U.S. crude oil futures markets, as the current front-month May contract expiring on Tuesday has dropped by a whopping 40%, opening up the widest gap ever between it and the next contract, …

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OPEC and allies’ oil production cut is Trump’s ‘biggest and most complex’ deal ever: Dan Yergin

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As the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies came to an agreement on a record cut in oil production, U.S. President Donald Trump may have struck his “biggest and most complex deal,” according to oil expert …

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OPEC+ deal saved ‘more than 2 million’ jobs in the US, says Russia’s sovereign wealth fund chief

Reuters


MOSCOW  – The global oil production deal clinched at the weekend will help to establish a price floor and help to save millions of jobs in the United States, senior Russian officials said on Monday.

Having been in a …

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Saudi, Russia seek to finalise oil cuts in G20 talks, want U.S. involved

Reuters


DUBAI/MOSCOW – Saudi Arabia, Russia and their allies will press Mexico on Friday to join an accord for collective oil production cuts equivalent to 10% of global supplies and will push the United States and other producers to remove …

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Trump tells CNBC he spoke to Putin, MBS and expects Saudis, Russia to announce 10 million barrel cut

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President Donald Trump expects Russian President Vladimir Putin and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed Bin Salman to announce a deal on a production cut, the president said to CNBC.

The president is expecting a cut of 10 million …

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Russia, U.S. hold energy talks, as Trump complains about oil cheaper than water

Reuters


WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – U.S and Russian energy officials held rare talks about oil after crude prices crashed to levels last seen about two decades ago, while President Donald Trump said oil that was cheaper “than water” was hurting the …

April 1, 2020 - 11:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, Commodity Pricing
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Oil retreats from session highs, one day after sinking to 18-year lows

CNBC


Oil prices rose on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed to talks aimed at stabilizing energy markets, with benchmarks climbing off 18-year lows hit as the coronavirus outbreak cut fuel demand worldwide.

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Saudi Arabia announces $32 billion in emergency funds to mitigate oil, coronavirus impact

CNBC


Saudi Arabia’s government unveiled stimulus measures amounting to 120 Saudi billion riyals ($32 billion) on Friday to support an economy hit by the double blow of the coronavirus crisis and dramatically lower oil prices.

The sum includes Riyadh’s 50

March 20, 2020 - 1:00 pm Crude Oil News, Economy, Energy News, International
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Saudi Arabia, Iraq say they won’t compensate for oil freight rate jump: documents

Reuters


NEW DELHI/SINGAPORE/MOSCOW  – Saudi Arabia and Iraq have said they are unable to provide freight rebates for crude oil shipments under default contract terms due to a record rise in tanker rates, documents seen by Reuters showed on Thursday.…

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An oil price war is here to stay, analysts warn — even as prices tumble to nearly two-decade lows

CNBC


An oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia will most likely accumulate over the course of the year, energy analysts have told CNBC, with no end in sight until 2021 at the earliest.

International benchmark Brent crude traded

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The losers — and even bigger losers — of an oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia

CNBC


An intensifying oil price war between Saudi Arabia and Russia has created “very painful” market conditions for the world’s largest crude producers, analysts have told CNBC, with many braced for sliding revenues over the coming months.

International benchmark Brent