North America Outlook

The North America Outlook is a monthly publication covering significant market developments across the region, with a particular focus on the implications for tight oil and oil sands. Regular sections include: North American production; regional trade flows; PADD-level US balances and their impact on regional grade differentials and WTI-Brent; Cushing balances and their impact on WTI structure; Permian balances; Northern Corridor balances; and regional refinery demand. Each month we will delve into topical issues affecting the market, including additional analysis on the Gulf of Mexico, Eagle Ford, Patoka and Western Canada. This publication is designed to be a comprehensive but concise guide to the North American oil markets, with a focus on the short and medium-term horizons. Each edition includes: Micro balances (Cushing, Permian, PADD and overall US balances, Topical analysis of other regions and basins when relevant); North America production outlook; Pipeline and inter-regional throughput forecasts; Imports and exports forecasts; Refinery demand; The associated data service includes a rich database of Texas Railroad Commission data, Sonris data, FERC pipeline information, and other key regulatory agency information; A thorough reference section covering EIA data, rigs, production metrics, slates, import locations, and pipeline listings.