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US drillers added four oil rigs in the week ending 16 March 2018, bringing the total count to 800, up 169 rigs y-o-y. Reuter reports. This was the seventh time in the last 8 weeks where the rig count...Read More
US Industrial Production
Annual US industrial production growth accelerated to 4.4% in February, up from 3.7% in January and a three-year high, the US Census Bureau reports. This was in part driven by faster growth in the mining and raw materials sector where the coal, oil and gas industries performed strongly.
Global oil demand is expected to rise to 99.3M b/d in 2018, up 1.5M b/d y-o-y and 0.1M b/d higher compared to last month’s forecast, according to the IEA’s latest Oil Market Report. However, supply...Read More
Chinese Steel Production Growth Accelerates
Chinese crude steel production expanded by 5.9% year-on-year to 136.8 Mt in January-February, the National Bureau of Statistics reports. This also represented the highest implied daily rate of production since October 2017.
ACC Coal Trading Conference
Held in New York on 4-5 December, the 16th annual conference organised by the American Coal Council included a paper on "Seaborne Commodities & Freight Trends" by John Keeshan of SSY USA.
Further to our recent release giving details of the increasing tenor of coking coal trades and continuing growth in this market, SSY Futures Ltd is delighted to announce that it has concluded the first...Read More
SSY Futures Ltd is pleased to report that it is seeing continued growth in the Coking Coal Derivatives market. 13.8 million metric tonnes of Coking Coal derivatives have traded to date this year compared...Read More