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News Dry Cargo Iron Ore

Chinese Iron Ore Stockpiles Edge Higher

Iron ore inventories at 42 Chinese ports surveyed by U-Metal gained for a second consecutive week, rising 0.5 Mt in the seven days to 4 September to 113.4 Mt. Stockpiles remained below year-ago levels, with 119.7 Mt held in early September 2019.

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China’s crude oil imports continue to ease in August

China’s crude oil imports decreased by 900K b/d (or 7%) m-o-m to 11.23M b/d in August, falling for the second month in a row since hitting a record high in June, according to China customs data. This...

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News Dry Cargo Coal

US and Canadian Coal Exports in July

US coking coal exports (excluding those to Canada) inched up 0.1 Mt year-on-year to a four-month high of just under 3.0 Mt in July, according to data from the National Mining Association. Meanwhile,...

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News Dry Cargo Steel

CISA Crude Steel Output Holds Steady

China Iron and Steel Association (CISA) member mills’ crude steel production held steady at 2.16 Mt/day over 21-31 August compared with the previous ten-day period, industry data show.

News Oil

Duqm oil refinery to start operations by late 2021/early 2022

According to Oman’s oil minister Mohammed bin Hamed al-Rumhy, the commissioning of the 230K b/d Duqm crude oil refinery is now expected to take place earlier than previously anticipated, Argus reports....

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Brazil’s crude oil exports fall in August

Brazil’s crude oil exports declined by 640K b/d (or 33%) m-o-m to 1.29M b/d in August, falling to the lowest level since January, according to preliminary data from Brazil’s trade ministry. This is...

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News Dry Cargo Coal,Iron Ore

Australian Iron Ore and Coal Exports Diverge in July

Australian iron ore exports rose 3.3 Mt year-on-year to 76.1 Mt (wet basis) in July, according to data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Shipments eased from a record 85.2 Mt in June,...

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News Oil

US crude oil imports tumble as Hurricane Laura hits

US crude oil imports plummeted by 1M b/d w-o-w and 2M b/d y-o-y to 4.9M b/d during the week ending August 28, falling to the lowest level since 1991, according to the US Energy Information Administration...

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