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News Oil

Chinese Product Exports Drop for Second Consecutive Month in February

China’s fuel oil exports dropped 77K b/d m-o-m to 114K b/d, about 85K b/d lower than last year’s average, according to Customs data. Gasoline exports fell 10K b/d m-o-m to 261K b/d, marking the second...

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News Grain

IGC Revises Corn Trade Forecasts

Responding to poor growing conditions in South America, the International Grains Council has downgraded its forecasts for Argentine and Brazilian corn exports in the 2017/18 market year (July-June)....

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News Economy,Minor Bulks,Steel

US Announces Exemptions to Steel and Aluminium Import Tariffs

The US administration has announced Argentina, Australia, Brazil, South Korea and the EU will be temporarily excluded from the steel and aluminium import tariffs due to come into force on 23 March,...

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News Oil

Canadian Producers Struggle amid Bottlenecks in Export Outlets

Canadian oil and gas producer Cenovus Energy Inc announced on Thursday that it is running oil sands production below full capacity while stockpiling excess supplies. This is reportedly due to Western...

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News Steel

CISA Mill Output Falls in Early-March

After rising strongly to 1.88 Mt/day in late February, daily crude steel output at Chinese Iron and Steel Association (CISA) member mills slipped to 1.73 Mt in the first ten days of March, according...

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News Steel

Japanese Steel Output Slows

Japanese crude steel output fell to the lowest level since September 2009 in February at 8.3 Mt, down by 0.5% year-on-year, the Japan Iron and Steel Association reports. Despite a modest annual increase...

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News Oil

US Crude and Gasoline Inventories Drop

US crude exports averaged 1.57M b/d during the week ending 16 March 2018, up 86K b/d w-o-w and over 1.02M b/d y-o-y, according to the US Energy Information Administration. US exports have averaged 1.50M...

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News Steel

Domestic Demand Drives Indian Steel Output Growth

Supported by robust growth in domestic consumption, Indian crude steel output rose by 3% year-on-year in February to 8.4 Mt, according to official data reported by IHS, and followed record monthly output in January of 9.0 Mt (also by 3% on the same period in 2017).

Event Corporate,Dry Cargo

Bidsted & Co acquired by Simpson Spence Young

Press Release 

London: Thursday December 14th, 2017: Simpson Spence Young, the world’s largest...

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Event Dry Cargo

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.

Event Derivatives

SSY Futures Ltd Conclude First Coking Coal Options Trades

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...

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Event Derivatives

SSY Futures Ltd See Continuing Progress In The Coking Coal Derivatives Market

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...

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