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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 - 1 day ago

Dead cat bounce

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

Users licensed for the data service can access our global balances.Crude oil prices and spreads bounced back strongly last week but this is unlikely to be a sustainable recovery just yet, not least because no one knows the true extent of global demand loss. Chinese refinery runs wi..

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North Sea Outlook - 1 week ago


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We expect OECD Europe stocks will rise by 15 mb between January and April, implying a contango of $0.35 on the April–May Brent spread. We..

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Fundamentals - 3 weeks 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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US Oil Weekly - 6 days ago


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Users licensed for the data service can access our US crude balances.Extract from crude oil:US crude stocks rose by 7.5 mb..

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North America Outlook - 3 weeks ago

Beware the Ides of March

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The new US crude microbalance data service is updated with each edition of the report, and includes a rich database of Texas Ra..

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In Focus - 1 month ago

Energy world in 2020

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This 'In Focus' report identifies and analyses the themes that we believe will shape the energy world in 2020. Amid the rapid pace of eve..

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