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Stay on top of the waterborne oil & gas industry with Vortexa. Our insights share expert information from energy market analysts across the globe.

Oct 13, 2021
Oil & Gas
US
CPP / Clean
Diesel
Europe
Jet Fuel
Latin America
Middle Distillates
East of Suez
Power

The global middle distillate market looks finely poised for this quarter as we enter a period of seasonally higher diesel consumption in the Atlantic Basin and rising east to west shipments.

Aug 18, 2021
Oil & Gas
Fuel Oil
Crude
China
West Africa
Oil & Gas
Diesel
Gasoline
Russia
Jet Fuel

China issued a third batch of crude import quotas last week, but limited quotas will keep crude imports subdued for the rest of the year, which is further reinforced by a soft domestic demand outlook and limited product export quotas.

Jul 14, 2021
Oil & Gas
Crude
China
Oil & Gas
Diesel
Gasoline
Russia
Jet Fuel
OPEC
Insight

A series of domestic policy changes and market headwinds in recent months has upended China’s refining industry, putting a tight lid on the country’s crude imports and product exports. Vortexa sheds light on evolving trends in the country's crude imports and product exports.

Jun 22, 2021
Oil & Gas
US
CPP / Clean
Europe
Jet Fuel
Insight
APAC

Vortexa data shows global jet fuel flows still remain well below pre-Covid norms, with little sign of a meaningful demand recovery so far this summer. Flows heading to key demand centres in Europe and Asia remain flat, but the US is proving to be a rare bright spot for import activity.

Dec 4, 2020
Oil & Gas
Crude
China
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Diesel
Gasoline
Europe
Jet Fuel
Freight
Floating Storage
Insight

Floating storage told the story of the extraordinary moves in oil demand and supply in 2020.

Dec 2, 2020
Oil & Gas
Import
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Diesel
Gasoline
Jet Fuel
France
Insight
refined products

Vortexa sees a marked shift in French clean product flows in the aftermath of the country's recent nationwide lockdown.

Oct 29, 2020
Event News
Europe
Jet Fuel
Americas
Freight
Floating Storage
Middle Distillates
PADD 3
PADD 1
Event News

On the 29th October, the global Vortexa team came together to discuss the middle distillates market, taking stock of the market from both sides of the pond, from Europe to America.

Oct 22, 2020
Oil & Gas
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Diesel
Gasoline
Jet Fuel
Freight
Infographic
Insight
Tankers

The global build of unemployed tonnage is the cause of recent the weakness and a bleak outlook in clean tanker freight markets, as evidenced by a month-on-month drop in freight rates across 4 out of 5 routes analysed.

Oct 15, 2020
Oil & Gas
US
Jet Fuel
South Korea
PADD 5
Alaska

We examine how Alaska’s jet fuel market has run against the wider global trend of persistently weak demand.

Sep 4, 2020
Oil & Gas
US
Oil & Gas
Diesel
Gasoline
Europe
Jet Fuel
Asia
Floating Storage
PADD 3
Insight

How is clean products floating storage faring globally, and what regional dynamics can we see?

Sep 2, 2020
Oil & Gas
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Diesel
Gasoline
Jet Fuel
Asia
Infographic
Insight

Infographic on India's recent clean petroleum product exports since the onset of covid-19

Aug 13, 2020
Oil & Gas
US
CPP / Clean
Jet Fuel
South Korea
Insight

South Korea’s jet fuel exports to the US West Coast (PADD 5) rose to 115,000 b/d in July, the highest in at least four years, according to Vortexa data. This follows improved arbitrage economics after an uptick in PADD 5 jet fuel prices and falling clean tanker rates in June.

Apr 7, 2020
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Diesel
Gasoline
Jet Fuel
Apr 1, 2020
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Europe
Jet Fuel
Floating Storage
Malta
Mar 30, 2020
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Jet Fuel
VLCC
Freight
Mar 24, 2020
Blog Migrations
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Jet Fuel
Caribbean
Floating Storage
Mar 18, 2020
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Jet Fuel
Freight
Mar 18, 2020
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Europe
Jet Fuel
France
Mar 6, 2020
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Jet Fuel
Asia
Hong Kong
Jan 30, 2020
US
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Jet Fuel
Asia
South Korea
Apr 18, 2019
US
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Jet Fuel
Asia
Americas
South Korea
Jan 31, 2019
US
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Jet Fuel
Jul 6, 2018
UK
Oil & Gas
Jet Fuel
Jun 5, 2018
Oil & Gas
India
Jet Fuel
ARA
May 2, 2018
China
Oil & Gas
Europe
Jet Fuel
Mar 28, 2018
Oil & Gas
CPP / Clean
Europe
Jet Fuel
Bahrain
Mar 16, 2018
US
Oil & Gas
Texas
Jet Fuel
ARA
Houston

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