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A labour union strike launched on Monday at Shell’s 404K b/d Pernis refinery in the Netherlands, Europe’s largest refinery, is set to affect production at the facility, Reuters reports citing company...Read More
Russia’s oil production could rise up to a record of 560M tonnes this year (about 11.25M b/d) if the OPEC/non-OPEC cuts are not extended, according to statements from the country’s Energy Minister Alexander...Read More
On 5 April IHS Markit reported that European automobile and auto part output contracted for the sixth successive month in March, with new orders falling at the sharpest rate since December 2012.
Indian Iron Ore Throughput in the Indian Fiscal Year
Iron ore throughput at the major publicly owned ports of India in March fell 1.5 Mt year-on-year to 4.5 Mt, the Indian Ports Association reports. Iron ore throughput in the Indian fiscal year (Apr-Mar) was down 7.9 Mt at 40.7 Mt.
Brazilian Steel Exports Stable in March
Brazilian steel exports were stable year-on-year in March at 1.1 Mt, official data show. At 3.6 Mt, exports in the 1q19 experienced an annual rise of 0.1 Mt, despite a dip in shipments in February.