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The oil service, led by Amrita Sen, covers global crude oil markets. Clients ranging from trading houses and major producers to hedge funds and government ministries rely on our analysis to understand the complexities of world oil markets. Read more

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Perspectives - 2 days ago

More than a feeling?

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

Sentiment in the oil market remains morbid even though the physical market is perhaps showing some signs of emerging green shoots, thanks to Chinese teapots slowly starting to come back to the market for crude. China has undoubtedly overbought, but it has not overbought to the tune of 1 mb/d as i..

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North America Quarterly - 1 month ago

North America Quarterly

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This is the May 2017 edition of our North America Quarterly, covering all important aspects of the region, with a particular focus on the..

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Middle East and Africa Quarterly - 1 day ago

Middle East & Africa Quarterly

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Our Middle East & Africa Quarterly provides a comprehensive analysis of the region, examining key topics in depth and providing a detaile..

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Fundamentals - 5 days ago


Fundamentals is our monthly review of global oil data, this is the June 2017 edition. Our supply demand balances show a 0.3 mb/d draw in Q2 17, around 0.1 mb/d lower than our balances showed a month ago, mainly due to further upward revisions to our Libyan estimates. But this is down by 0.5 mb/d..

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In Focus - 5 months ago

The oil world in 2017

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We use this 'In Focus' to identify and analyse 10 themes that we believe will shape the oil world in 2017 OPEC – The blind assassin..

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In Focus - 1 year ago

Cracking China's teapots

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The Chinese economy will slow further in 2016. The correction in the real estate markets, and government pledges to curb overcapacity, wi..

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