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First Crude Tankers set sail from Nigeria’s Forcados since October

June 02, 2017 | Field Case Studies

By Tsvetana Paraskova | – LondonTwo Suezmax tankers fully laden with crude oil set sail from Nigeria’s Forcados terminal over the past few days, according to Platts shipping data, in what appears to be a tentative resumption of shipments of one of the country’s top export grades that has been offline since October last year. According to …

OPEC Versus U.S. Shale: What’s Next for Oil Prices?

May 19, 2017 | Latest Featured Articles

By  Erik Norland | – Saudi Arabia, the top exporter among oil producers grouped under the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), and Russia announced on May 15 that they favoured extending production cuts for an additional nine months into 2018, rallying oil prices. The celebrations, however, might be short-lived. As we have pointed out …

Libya, Nigeria, And Iraq – A Triple Threat To The OPEC Deal

May 11, 2017 | Field Case Studies

By Nick Cunningham | – Saudi Arabia’s energy minister Khalid al-Falih tried to put the markets at ease by all but confirming that OPEC would extend its production cuts through the end of the year. He tried to talk up oil prices even further by hinting that the group might even agree to a 9-month extension. With …

How Not to Incite Oil Communities in Nigeria

April 13, 2017 | Roundtable Discussion

By Egufe Yafugborhi | – Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, who, like the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, is fond of telling people what they want to hear, declared in passing that oil companies should relocate to producing environment in the Niger Delta. Flamboyantly academic and articulate, Osibanjo flatters Niger Deltans with such …

Oil & Gas Events

22nd World Petroleum Congress 2017

July 9, 2017 – July 9, 2017

    Turkey kicked off its promotion for the 2017 Congress at the 21st WPC in Moscow, Russia, 15-19 June 2014; with its stand activities, interviews, speeches and closing ceremony presentations. The Turkish delegation at the 21st WPC consisted of more than 100 delegates, …

3rd East Africa Oil & gas Exhibition and Conference 2017

August 16, 2017 – August 16, 2017

It is truly remarkable how East Africa, and specifically Tanzania has in a short period of time become the main focus of attention as a source of new global gas supply. Large amounts of foreign investments have been made in the Tanzanian …

12th LPG Trade Summit 2017

October 23, 2017 – October 23, 2017

“Scrutinizing Opportunities for Increased Demand & Global Trade” Highlights Export Competitiveness from the Middle East, US & Russia Supply/Demand Outlook in Africa Iranian’s Production & International Export LPG Retail Demand Scene in Asia Pacific China’s LPG Demand Development, with Focus on Petrochemical …

8th North Africa Petroleum Exhibition & Conference 2018

March 25, 2018 – March 25, 2018

8th North Africa Petroleum Exhibition & Conference 2018 The largest international trade fair for the oil and gas industry in Africa, dedicated to Upstream, Midstream and Downstream and all suppliers of products, services and technologies around the oil and gas industry. Read …

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