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The oil products service provides comprehensive coverage of global light ends, middle distillates and fuel oil markets. The service is headed up by Robert Campbell in New York. Read more

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Fuel oil Outlook - 15 hours ago

Quality over quantity

The scramble for VLSFO blending components has pushed cash differentials to steep premiums over prompt paper. However, as the crash in diesel prices has made clear, the scarcity of viable blending components is more a matter of quality rather than quantity. The market is short of high-viscosity,..

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Middle distillates Outlook - 1 week ago

Warmed over

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Distillate bulls have come in full contact with Murphy’s law this winter: everything that can go wrong, has gone wrong. Cracks have come..

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Light ends Outlook - 2 weeks ago

Summer slam

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The bloat in US gasoline stocks has put many summer gasoline bulls on edge. Ample octane availability and weakness in some export markets..

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Fundamentals - 2 days ago

Fundamentals January 2020

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Fundamentals is our monthly review of global oil data, this is the January 2020 edition.Crude oil balanceBetter-than-expected non-OPEC su..

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