FEATURED

    • ALL
    • Crude Oil
    • Petrochemicals
    • Agriculture
    • Energy Transition
    • LNG
    • Gas & Power
    • Metals & Mining
    • Refined Products
    • Shipping

Commodities 2023: Global PVC demand recovery in H1 hinges on China

Global polyvinyl chloride markets face uncertainty going into 2023 with sluggish demand seen lingering across the regions. PVC prices in Asia and the US fell hard through much of 2022 and may enter 2023 having hit a bottom, market participants in bot...

News And Insight

Commodities 2023: Global PVC demand recovery in H1 hinges on China

Petrochemicals

Infographic: G7 price cap hangs over Russian oil flows

As the G7's closely-watched price caps for buying Russian crude and oil products come into effect, uncertainties over the implementation and potential circumvention of the measures continue to cloud the likely market impact on Russian oil flows . The...

News And Insight

Infographic: G7 price cap hangs over Russian oil flows

Energy, Oil, Crude Oil

S&P Global Commodity Insights Weekly ET News Highlights – December 5, 2022

US EPA looks to boost renewable fuels Japan’s Kansai seeks multiple hydrogen supplies EU shakes up carbon markets with shipping inclusion The US Environmental Protection Agency unveiled a proposal that would require refiners to annually raise the vol...

News And Insight

S&P Global Commodity Insights Weekly ET News Highlights – December 5, 2022

Energy, Energy Transition

Infographic: Russian sanctions continue to impact OPEC+ economics

Western sanctions triggered by Russia's invasion of Ukraine have resulted in a stronger ruble to dollar exchange rate, making Russia more likely to support cuts in OPEC+ quotas . For a more in-depth read: OPEC+ decision on oil quotas muddled by Russi...

News And Insight

Infographic: Russian sanctions continue to impact OPEC+ economics

Energy, Oil

Asian gasoline cracks to come under pressure as China set to lift end-2022 outflows

China is expected to export between 1.7 million mt (466,000 b/d) and 2 million mt (548,000 b/d) of gasoline in November and over 2 million mt in December, substantially higher compared with the 1 million mt it exported in October, analysts and market...

News And Insight

Asian gasoline cracks to come under pressure as China set to lift end-2022 outflows

Energy, Oil, Refined Products

AGRICULTURE WEATHER WATCH: Below average rainfall projection dampens Latin America's crop prospects

Argentina is likely to witness below normal rains over the next 15 days, leading to further dryness, while heat will continue to stress crops, space technology provider Maxar said in its daily weather report Nov. 29. Meanwhile, Brazil is likely to se...

News And Insight

AGRICULTURE WEATHER WATCH: Below average rainfall projection dampens Latin America's crop prospects

Agriculture

Freeport LNG delays restart target to end of year amid US regulatory hurdles

Freeport LNG delayed its restart target until the end of the year, about two weeks beyond its previous estimate, as it works with US regulators to secure all approvals necessary to resume production, the operator said Dec. 1. The three-train, 15 mill...

News And Insight

Freeport LNG delays restart target to end of year amid US regulatory hurdles

Energy, Natural Gas, LNG

Record high certificates prices bring renewable energy buying in focus

Debate about the best way to buy renewable power has been heating up recently after strong demand from corporate buyers helped push European Guarantee of Origin (GO) certificates to all-time high prices. The tradeable certificates issued when renewab...

News And Insight

Record high certificates prices bring renewable energy buying in focus

Energy, Energy Transition

LNG industry gathers in Athens to discuss commodity challenges, solutions

The message from LNG industry leaders gathered at the annual World LNG Summit & Awards wavered between wariness and optimism Nov. 30 as they discussed changes in contracting, the unprecedented challenges facing the industry and a new pricing mechanis...

News And Insight

LNG industry gathers in Athens to discuss commodity challenges, solutions

Energy, Natural Gas, LNG

British Airways, United aim to use hydrogen-powered planes for short-haul flights within decade

British Airways and United Airlines are both aiming to begin using hydrogen-powered planes for short-haul flights beginning around 2030 as both airlines embark on their journey toward net-zero by 2050, the airlines' sustainability leaders said Nov. 3...

News And Insight

British Airways, United aim to use hydrogen-powered planes for short-haul flights within decade

Energy, Energy Transition, Hydrogen

S&P Global Commodity Insights Weekly ET News Highlights – November 30, 2022

US battery storage nearly doubled year on year by the end Q3 2022 COP drag on carbon projects; landmark PPA for Renault Vietnam considers phasing out coal in power sector by 2050 The total capacity of US power grid-connected battery storage nearly do...

News And Insight

S&P Global Commodity Insights Weekly ET News Highlights – November 30, 2022

Energy, Energy Transition

Smuggling weighs on prospects for oil industry in Iraq

Within days of taking office in late October, Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed al-Sudani announced what appeared to be a major salvo in the country's long struggle against corruption, with the arrests of nine senior oil-protection force police officers,...

News And Insight

Smuggling weighs on prospects for oil industry in Iraq

Energy, Oil, Crude Oil

Fuel for Thought: Russian crudes come under renewed pressure as G7 price cap nears

The value of Russia's key crude exports has come under renewed pressure as EU sanctions and the G7's price cap edge closer amid growing signs that the curbs pose little threat to Moscow's resilient output and oil revenues. The outright price for Russ...

News And Insight

Fuel for Thought: Russian crudes come under renewed pressure as G7 price cap nears

Energy, Oil, Crude Oil

European gasoil market bracing for fallout from Russia sanctions

The European physical gasoil market, already showing signs of tightness, could strengthen further on reduced supply from Russia due to the EU's February 5, 2023 sanctions, according to analysts and traders, but economic weakness will likely provide s...

News And Insight

European gasoil market bracing for fallout from Russia sanctions

Energy, Oil, Crude Oil

Commodities 2023: Japan poised for more spot LNG trades as over 6 mil mt/year term supply expires

Japan is poised for more spot LNG trades in 2023 as more than 6 million mt/year of long-term LNG supply contracts are due to expire, a trend likely to persist for the next few years at least. The long-term contractual expiries come at a time when Jap...

News And Insight

Commodities 2023: Japan poised for more spot LNG trades as over 6 mil mt/year term supply expires

Energy, Natural Gas, LNG