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Perspectives is our flagship weekly publication on oil, providing unparalleled information, analysis and views.

Next week's edition of Perspectives will be published on Tuesday 30th August, owing to the UK bank holiday. Oil fundamentals have improved markedly in recent days, buoyed by the return of Asian buying, namely for the Chinese SPR, although buying for October delivery has been muted. The lull in Oc..

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Asia Pacific Quarterly

Crude markets have had a setback as Q3 16 begins. Refinery buying has dried up, with Asia the main culprit. Having bought record volumes of crude in Q1 16 and run at record utilisation rates, Asian refiners have been the first to pull the plug on refinery runs as the region grapples with a torrid ov

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