2018, July, 11, 09:35:00OIL PRICE: NEAR $78 YET
REUTERS - Brent crude futures LCOc1 were down 75 cents, or 1 percent, at $78.11 a barrel by 0308 GMT, having fallen as low as $77.60. U.S. crude CLc1 was down 55 cents, or 0.7 percent, at $73.56.
2018, July, 11, 09:10:00IRAN'S OIL FOR INDIA DOWN BY 15.9%
REUTERS - In June, India imported 592,800 barrels per day (bpd) of oil from Iran compared to 705,200 bpd in May, the data showed. The sources declined to be identified.
2018, July, 9, 15:25:00OIL PRICE: NEAR $78
REUTERS - Benchmark Brent LCOc1 was up 70 cents at $77.81 a barrel by 1150 GMT. U.S. crude CLc1 was unchanged at $73.80.
2018, July, 9, 15:20:00IRAN'S OIL UNCHANGED
SHANA - Iranian Minister of Petroleum Bijan Zangeneh said that Iranian crude oil and exports had not been affected as a result of US’s pulling out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
2018, July, 6, 12:01:00OIL PRICE: NEAR $77 YET
REUTERS - Yet by 0649 GMT, U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 16 cents, or 0.2 percent, from their last settlement at $73.10 per barrel. Brent crude futures LCOc1 were down 7 cents, or 0.1 percent, at $77.32.
2018, July, 6, 11:45:00IRAN'S OIL IS IMPORTANT
SHANA - Donald Trump's call on other countries to stop buying crude oil from Iran and putting European companies under pressure would be a kind of self-harm for the US leading to dramatic price hikes in the oil market, given Nigeria and Libya being crisis-stricken, Venezuela's crude oil output having plunged and Saudi Arabia's domestic consumption spike in summer, Iran's OPEC Governor says.
2018, July, 2, 12:05:00IRANIAN OIL FOR INDIA
PLATTS - India's oil ministry has instructed state-run refiners such as Indian OilCorp., Hindustan Petroleum Corp. Ltd. and Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd. toscout for alternative sources to Iranian oil.
2018, June, 29, 10:50:00OIL OUTPUT WILL UP
PLATTS - "I think you're going to see a settling-down of the market -- people feeling comfortable that Saudi Arabia, Russia and the United States, we've got substantial production," Perry said, while acknowledging pipeline constraints in Texas that are holding back Permian Basin oil exports.
2018, June, 29, 10:45:00U.S. - IRAN SANCTIONS FOREWER
WSJ - Iran exports more than 2 million barrels a day of oil. President Donald Trump in May withdrew from a nuclear deal with Iran and reimposed sanctions that seek to force companies not to buy any Iranian oil.
2018, June, 27, 10:50:00U.S. - IRAN SANCTIONS
ARAB NEWS - The United States warned countries that they must stop buying Iranian oil before Nov. 4 or face a renewed round of American sanctions.
2018, June, 25, 12:09:00OPEC Ministers React to Trump's Tweet at OPEC in Vienna
OPEC Ministers React to Trump's Tweet at OPEC in Vienna
2018, June, 13, 13:00:00CHINA - IRAN PARTNERSHIP
PLATTS - China and Iran have agreed to strengthen strategic cooperation during Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's visit to China, possibly paving the way for steady crude flows between the two countries.
2018, June, 8, 12:55:00VENEZUELA IRAN SANCTIONS
BLOOMBERG - Venezuela wrote to fellow OPEC members urging them to unite against U.S. sanctions, echoing a similar letter from Iran, according to people with knowledge of the matter.
2018, June, 6, 11:40:00ENI: NO IRAN SANCTIONS
REUTERS - Eni has no material exposure to Iran and so will not be affected by sanctions announced by the U.S. administration, a spokesman for the Italian oil major said
2018, June, 4, 13:45:00THE DRAMATIC U.S. GOVERNMENT
PLATTS - "Japanese companies don't want to stop imports suddenly," he said, adding the US position needed clarifying. "The situation in the US government is drastically changing every day."