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Jul 30, 2020

Heavy-sour crude tightness: Is it here to stay?

Tightness in global heavy sour crude markets has led to firming differentials for these grades in recent months, despite weaker demand sentiment in the overall crude complex.

Jul 29, 2020

Clean VLCC loading activity peaks in July

Diesel and jet fuel loadings onto newbuild very large crude carriers (VLCCs) have hit a peak for this year in July.

Jul 27, 2020

Register now: Tanker Market Outlook 2H 2020, Charting the Course Ahead

Register now for our Freight webinar, discussing the tanker markets downfall in H1 2020, and the key drivers for the market today. Presented with Braemar.

Jul 22, 2020

Saudi fuel oil imports lukewarm this summer?

Saudi Arabia typically ramps up fuel oil consumption during the summer period, but early indications suggest the seasonal uptick in imports will be subdued this year.

Jul 15, 2020

Vortexa’s Python SDK for a Programming Novice

From Data Analyst to Python Developer and finding answers to hot topics in the oil market

Jul 14, 2020

Where's your (over)head at?

This is the first in a two-part series of articles outlining how to think about data processing code in the Python world. This first article evaluates whether Python is the right tool for your use-case, and what you should consider before embarking on a new data processing project.

Jul 14, 2020

Mediterranean Aframax rates enter summer lull in the doldrums

Aframax tankers trading in the Med are entering Q3 with rates already at multi-year lows, amid low cargo volumes and a build in surplus tonnage.

Jul 14, 2020

Watch now: Is China's appetite for US crude sustainable?

On 14 July 2020, we held a webinar discussing the dynamics of US crude exports to China and what predictions we have made from the data. Watch on demand today!

Jul 7, 2020

Diesel arbitrage flows shift. Is this the new normal?

Global diesel arbitrage flows are shifting as the pace of demand recovery and inventory draws vary across regions. We highlight some key global diesel trends across Europe, Asia and the Americas.  


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