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Kormarine 2017
 
 
1. News on Oil Prices
 26 June 2017 : Summer gas prices reach lowest point since 2005  {cecildaily.com}
Americans are used to feeling a pinch at the pumps when it comes to summer travel, but prices this year may leave a little more in the pocket than previous years . . .
 26 June 2017 : Korean government planning to raise tax on diesel fuel  {businesskorea.co.kr}
The Korean government is looking to raise its tax on diesel fuel for particulate matter reduction. Specifically, what it is planning to do is raise the price of diesel fuel . . .
 26 June 2017 : CPC fuel prices to fall to lowest level in 8 months  {focustaiwan.tw}
State-owned oil refiner CPC Corporation, Taiwan said it will cut its domestic gasoline and diesel prices by NT$0.3 per liter this week . . .
 26 June 2017 : A week on, petrol/diesel prices dip in daily revision  {Economic Times}
Petrol prices have been cut by Rs 1.77 per litre and diesel by 88 paise a litre ever since the daily revision in rates was implemented just over a week back . . .
 26 June 2017 : Average US gas price drops 7 cents, as crude cost falls  {sacramento.cbslocal.com}
The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline dropped 7 cents nationally over the past two weeks, to $2.32 . . .
 26 June 2017 : The US shale oil industry is booming despite low crude prices  {businessinsider.com}
According to oil services firm Baker Hughes, the number of rigs deployed in the US rose for a 23rd consecutive week last week . . .
 26 June 2017 : Oil jumps one percent on weaker dollar, but rise in U.S. drilling drags  {Reuters}
Oil prices rose more than 1 percent early on Monday on a weaker dollar, but another rise in U.S. drilling activity stoked worries . . .
 25 June 2017 : Gasoline prices drop below $2 in many parts of St. Joseph  {newspressnow.com}
Several convenience stores in St. Joseph sell gasoline at $1.99 per gallon. The low gas prices are due to supply and . . .
 25 June 2017 : Petrol at its lowest price this year - expected to slip still   {thisismoney.co.uk}
Fuel prices have fallen to the lowest levels this year and are set to slide still further as the cost of oil continues to . . .
 24 June 2017 : Global crude price of Indian basket was $43.85/bbl on June 22  {theindianawaaz.com}
The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell . . .
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2. Rig News
 26 June 2017 : Gulf rig count stalls second consecutive week  {dailycomet.com}
The Gulf rig count, a key barometer for Houma-Thibodaux’s oil-based economy, stood at 21, the same as the previous week . . .
 25 June 2017 : US rig count rises this week by 8, to 941  {ktuu.com}
The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by eight this week to 941. A year ago, just . . .
 24 June 2017 : Aqualis assists pre-monsoon India rig moves  {offshore-mag.com}
Aqualis Offshore, working with the ONGC Rigmove cell, assisted most of the relocations prior to the arrival of the seasonal weather conditions . . .
 24 June 2017 : Overall U.S. and Louisiana rig counts up from 2016...  {theadvocate.com}
Despite a prolonged slump in oil prices, U.S. oil-drilling activity is more than double what it was a year ago and Louisiana's overall count is up . . .
 24 June 2017 : U.S. oil rig count rises for 23rd week in a row  {oilprice.com}
The number of active oil and gas rigs in the United States rose again this week by 8—marking 23 weeks of gains and continuing to press upon . . .
 23 June 2017 : Aban Offshore signs contract with Brunei Shell Petroleum  {indiainfoline.com}
The objective of the contract is deployment of a jack-up rig Deep Driller 5 offshore Brunei Darussalam. The contract is for a firm period of five years . . .
 23 June 2017 : Aquaterra managing North Sea well abandonments from jackup  {offshore-mag.com}
Aquaterra Energy has a contract to supply subsea high-pressure riser equipment for a 10-well subsea abandonment program in the UK central North Sea . . .
 22 June 2017 : Maersk wins work for jack-up rig   {energyvoice.com}
Maersk Drilling vice president Michael Reimer Mortensen said: “With the new contract secured for Maersk Resolve . . .
 21 June 2017 : SOCAR overhauls platform in offshore field  {azernews.az}
Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR has commissioned the platform №500 after a major overhaul at the Darwin Bank offshore . . .
 21 June 2017 : Siccar Point Energy hires West Hercules rig for UK work  {maritimeherald.com}
Offshore driller North Atlantic Drilling Ltd (NADL) has been awarded a one-well contract with Siccar Point Energy E&P (SPE) . . .
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3. News on Oil Exploration
 26 June 2017 : Russia finds new oil field in Arctic  {realnoevremya.com}
On Sunday, Russian Rosneft announced a discovery of a new oil field in the Arctic Laptev Sea. Rosneft's discovery . . .
 26 June 2017 : Norway offers oil companies 93 new blocks in Arctic waters  {digitaljournal.com}
Norway, a global leader on climate change, has announced plans to open up record 93 blocks for Arctic oil exploration . . .
 25 June 2017 : Canada to allow oil and gas exploration in protected area  {theweathernetwork.com}
A large Marine Protected Area (MPA) planned for Canada’s East Coast will allow oil and gas exploration in much of its . . .
 24 June 2017 : Greece approves oil exploration applications from Total-ExxonMobil...  {epmag.com}
Greece approved applications submitted by a consortium of Total, ExxonMobil and Hellenic Petroleum for oil and gas exploration and drilling off the island of Crete . . .
 24 June 2017 : France to stop granting oil exploration licences  {france24.com}
France’s star environment minister, Nicolas Hulot, has unveiled a first set of eco-friendly measures, including a moratorium on new oil and gas exploration licenses . . .
 23 June 2017 : SOCAR’s 2D survey on offshore block continues successfully  {azernews.az}
The Azerbaijani state oil company SOCAR is successfully holding a 2D seismic survey at the Sangachal-Duvanni-Khara-Zira block of fields . . .
 23 June 2017 : Mexico's oil regulator trims area of upcoming oil tender  {Economic Times}
Mexico's oil regulator on Thursday said it removed two areas within a block of oil exploration and production rights to be auctioned next month . . .
 23 June 2017 : Statoil gains approval for Njord and Bauge fields...  {offshore-technology.com}
Statoil’s plans for development and operationof Njord and Bauge fields in the Norwegian Sea have been approved by Norway's Ministry of Petroleum and Energy . . .
 23 June 2017 : UK wants to revive gas extraction in oldest part of North Sea oil basin  {Reuters}
Britain wants oil and gas drillers to recover pockets of gas that are more difficult to reach in a part of the North Sea where drilling for fossil fuels started . . .
 23 June 2017 : Carnarvon Petroleum to unlock opportunities with...  {proactiveinvestors.com.au}
Carnarvon Petroleum is joining with Northern Oil & Gas Australia Pty Limited on a collaborative data sharing project . . .
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4. News on Oil Demand and Oil Consumption
 25 June 2017 : China, India, Japan hamper Asia oil demand growth  {energyinfrapost.com}
As the global oil market frets about a stubborn supply glut, faltering demand growth in key Asian crude importers is . . .
 24 June 2017 : API: Petroleum demand last month highest for May...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Total petroleum deliveries in May moved up by 4.9 percent from May 2016 to average 20.1 million barrels per day . . .
 25 June 2017 : Crude oil supply growth to outpace rise in consumption in 2018  {/appsforpcdaily.com}
The price of a barrel of oil fell further to $47.12 on Wednesday after new data from the American Petroleum . . .
 24 June 2017 : Cheaper gasoline should give limited boost to U.S. fuel consumption...  {Reuters}
Cheaper gasoline prices should spur an increase in driving in the United States and provide a limited boost for gasoline consumption over the summer . . .
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5. News on Oil Output
 26 June 2017 : FTSE struggles as oil production remains high  {shareprices.com}
While most oil companies struggled, BP and Royal Dutch Shell managed to shake off some of the pessimism to close up slightly . . .
 26 June 2017 : Ghana’s Sankofa field begins oil production three months early  {oilreviewafrica.com}
Eni, Italian multinational oil and gas company, has announced that it will start commercial production at Ghana’s Sankofa field in July 2017 . . .
 26 June 2017 : RIL and BP to develop deep water gas fields  {navhindtimes.in}
To develop R-Series deepwater gas fields in India as first of three projects and to expand partnership downstream and in other areas including differentiated fuels . . .
 26 June 2017 : Pemex may import over 3.5 mln barrels of gasoline after fire  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Mexico’s Pemex could import additional 10 shipments of gasoline in the coming weeks for a total of more than 3.5 million barrels . . .
 26 June 2017 : Clogged oil arteries slow U.S. shale rush to record output  {Reuters}
A gallon of gasoline that allows a driver on the U.S. East Coast to travel about 25 miles has already navigated thousands of miles from an oil field . . .
 26 June 2017 : Speculators cut U.S. natgas net longs for 5th week in a row...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
U.S. natural gas speculators cut their net long positions for a fifth week in a row as stockpiles remain unusually high after one of the warmest winters on record . . .
 26 June 2017 : ONGC turns to GSPCs undersea infra for KG gas output  {outlookindia.com}
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) plans to use undersea infrastructure of Gujarat firm GSPC to produce gas from its own KG-basin fields in the Bay of Bengal . . .
 25 June 2017 : Iran targets 4 mbpd crude oil output by March 2018  {financialtribune.com}
Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said Iran aims to increase crude oil production by around 200,000 barrels a . . .
 25 June 2017 : Tropical storm Cindy cripples Gulf of Mexico oil production  {oilprice.com}
Tropical storm Cindy—which made landfall in southwest Louisiana on Thursday and is moving northeast across the . . .
 25 June 2017 : Oil prices fall on Opec output increase, rising US crude stocks  {pppfocus.com}
At the same time, overall global demand is expected to pick up by 1.4 million bpd to 99.3 million bpd next year, the . . .
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6. News on Oil Transportation
 26 June 2017 : Cheniere's LNG market share expands as Korea contract starts  {bloomberg.com}
Cheniere Energy Inc., the sole exporter of liquefied natural gas from U.S. shale basins, commenced a 20-year supply agreement . . .
 26 June 2017 : Export capacity reaches 8mn bpd at Iran’s largest oil terminal  {en.mehrnews.com}
NITC head said preparation of nine docks at Kharg oil terminal have increased its export capacity to approximately eight million barrels per day . . .
 26 June 2017 : Korea’s first U.S. shale gas import to enter the country in July  {pulsenews.co.kr}
South Korea will receive its first shale gas cargo from the United States next month, a move that is expected to help reduce . . .
 26 June 2017 : Construction of IGB to start in mid-2018  {en.trend.az}
Construction of the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) will start in mid-2018 and it will be ready for operation in early 2020 . . .
 26 June 2017 : Rosneft will export gas from Zohr project in Egypt...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Russian top oil producer Rosneft, which is buying a 30% stake in the project to develop the Shorouk block in Egypt’s offshore zone . . .
 26 June 2017 : Crisis-stricken Venezuela looks to import fuel  {oilprice.com}
Venezuela is seeking more than 13 million barrels of fuel imports by the end of the year, which constitutes about a third of what the South American nation needs annually . . .
 25 June 2017 : Russian gas pipeline triggers Transatlantic spat  {thecorner.eu}
An Americans sanctions bill that explicitly mentions the Nord Stream 2 pipeline has set off alarm bells in Berlin and . . .
 25 June 2017 : Trans-Alaska oil pipeline celebrates 40th anniversary   {sfgate.com}
The work and effort put into completing the Trans Alaska Pipeline System and its constant maintenance is an . . .
 24 June 2017 : Work to start soon at Cookstown on major gas pipeline  {midulstermail.co.uk}
Cookstown will be the latest area to experience development works for gas connections as part of the multi-million pounds Gas to the West energy infrastructure project . . .
 24 June 2017 : Australia sets date for LNG export controls despite industry...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Australia is set to apply LNG export controls, aimed at securing domestic supply of gas and keeping prices of the fuel in check . . .
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7. News on Oil companies
 25 June 2017 : Gazprom smells opportunity as UK’s top gas store shuts  {gulf-times.com}
Gazprom PJSC is in talks to ramp up natural gas sales in the UK as coal plants are shuttered and the nation’s . . .
 24 June 2017 : Russia's Novatek aims topple Qatar from LNG top spot  {Reuters}
Russian gas producer Novatek aims to topple Qatar as the world's biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas as it gets closer to completing its first LNG project . . .
 23 June 2017 : Venezuela's PDVSA to buy up to 17 fuel cargoes on the open market...  {Reuters}
Venezuela's oil company PDVSA is seeking to buy up to 6.32 million barrels of fuel in one of its largest offers on the open market in recent years . . .
 22 June 2017 : OMV’s reshaped global oil business paying off  {ft.com}
OMV, the Austrian oil and gas company, has ridden on the country’s perceived neutrality to expand activities . . .
 22 June 2017 : LekOil continue to advance Otakikpo and Ogo assets in Nigeria  {proactiveinvestors.co.uk}
A new well is planned at the Ogo discovery, though the producing Otakikpo field is the immediate focus for the company . . .
 22 June 2017 : Canada's Cenovus facing tough market for critical asset sales   {Reuters}
Cenovus Energy Inc's efforts to sell C$5 billion ($3.8 billion) of energy assets, already facing a rocky road because weak . . .
 21 June 2017 : FG receives N29.3bn from Chinese oil firm   {vanguardngr.com}
The Federal Government received a total payment of 539.578 million Yuan, about $81.329 million, from a Chinese oil . . .
 21 June 2017 : Australia's Woodside says Senegal govt confirms company's...  {Reuters}
Australia's Woodside Petroleum said on Wednesday that Senegal's energy minister had issued an order confirming the company's . . .
 20 June 2017 : EC clears Shell’s sale of Northern North Sea Petroleum...   {Energy Business Review}
Royal Dutch Shell has received the European Commission approval to sell Northern North Sea petroleum operations to . . .
 20 June 2017 : Mosman Oil and Gas raises £600,000 to support...  {proactiveinvestors.co.uk}
Mosman Oil And Gas Limited has raised £600,000 though a share placing as it continues efforts to find secure new opportunities . . .
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8. Oil Contracts
 26 June 2017 : Dubai's Dodsal wins deal for $1.1bn Algeria gas project  {arabianbusiness.com}
Dubai-based Dodsal Group has been awarded a contract from Sonatrach, Algeria's state energy producer, to execute engineering . . .
 23 June 2017 : Rosneft closes $12.9-b deal with Essar Oil  {thehindubusinessline.com}
Russian major Rosneft on Thursday said that it has finally closed the $12.9-billion acquisition of Essar group’s oil business . . .
 23 June 2017 : Iran, Total expect to sign biggest gas field deal in weeks  {theglobeandmail.com}
Iran and France’s Total SA expect to sign a contract to develop part of the world’s biggest natural gas field in the next few weeks . . .
 22 June 2017 : Empyrean pleased with new Sacgasco deal   {digitallook.com}
Empyrean announced on Wednesday that it entered into a new agreement with Sacgasco to increase its interest in the package . . .
 19 June 2017 : Eni to sign deal to survey 2 Iran oil, gas fields   {financialtribune.com}
Italian oil and gas giant Eni is expected to sign a memorandum of understanding with the National Iranian Oil Company on . . .
 19 June 2017 : Aquaterra inks subsea P&A project   {oedigital.com}
UK-based engineering firm Aquaterra Energy has won a major contract to supply subsea high pressure riser (HPR) equipment . . .
 19 June 2017 : Iran sees gas deal with Total within weeks – minister   {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Iran expects to sign a long-delayed gas deal with French oil major Total in the next few weeks, Iranian Oil Minister . . .
 14 June 2017 : TechnipFMC awarded EPCI contract extension  {oilfieldtechnology.com}
TechnipFMC has secured an extension to its ongoing Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contract from . . .
 12 June 2017 : Statoil inks Garantiana tieback study   {oedigital.com}
Wood Group has been awarded two new contracts by Statoil to deliver concept and feasibility studies to their Norwegian . . .
 12 June 2017 : Zimbabwe and South Sudan negotiate oil deal  {sudantribune.com}
Zimbabwe and South Sudan are negotiating oil and other bilateral trade agreements as they deepen their political relations . . .
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9. News on Oil stocks
 26 June 2017 : HPCL joins talks to buy stake in Russian oil fields  {Economic Times}
State-owned Hindustan Petroleum Corporation has joined the Indian consortium negotiating buying a 49 per cent stake in Russia's Vankor Cluster oil fields . . .
 25 June 2017 : The Deutsche bank AG cuts Tullow Oil Plc price target...  {bangaloreweekly.com}
A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on TLW. GMP Securities restated a “reduce” rating . . .
 24 June 2017 : NOC and Austria’s OMV look to expansion at Nafoura oil field  {libyaherald.com}
As part of the National Oil Corporation’s plans to increase production, agreement has been reached in principle with Austria’s OMV to invest . . .
 24 June 2017 : Pandion takes Tullow's Cara stake  {oedigital.com}
Pandion Energy has been pre-qualified as licensee on the Norwegian Continental Shelf and received an approval for the acquisition of all licenses i . . .
 23 June 2017 : Noble Midstream to buy additional stake in Noble Energy’s...  {Energy Business Review}
Noble Midstream Partners has agreed to acquire additional interests in Colorado River DevCo and Blanco River DevCo from Noble Energy for around $270m . . .
 22 June 2017 : Sanchez Energy divests Eagle Ford shale assets for $50m  {nasdaq.com}
Sanchez Energy Corporation SN recently divested its Eagle Ford Shale Marquis asset to Fort Worth based oil and gas company . . .
 21 June 2017 : Occidental Petroleum to divest non-strategic Permian Basin...  {Energy Business Review}
Texas-based Occidental Petroleum will raise around $600m by divesting some of its non-strategic assets in the Permian Basin . . .
 21 June 2017 : Solo Oil continues farm-out efforts as Ntorya advances...  {proactiveinvestors.co.uk}
The plan is to sell at least some of Solo's 25% stake in the Ntorya gas discovery when a 25-year development . . .
 20 June 2017 : Hess to sell assets in Permian Basin for $600 million   {chron.com}
Hess Corp. has inked a deal to sell its stakes in some oil-producing assets in West Texas and New Mexico for $600 million, the . . .
 18 June 2017 : USA crude stockpiles dip, gasoline builds unexpectedly  {newburghgazette.com}
"For OPEC, an oversupply headache became a migraine", said Jeffrey Halley, senior market analyst at futures brokerage OANDA in Singapore. Opec . . .
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10. News on Oil Pollution
 25 June 2017 : Hundreds of gallons of oil overflow into Breton Sound  {nola.com}
Clean-up operations are underway to recover 1,350 gallons of crude oil that reportedly spilled Saturday morning . . .
 24 June 2017 : Deepwater Horizon oil spill grants fund critical coastal research  {eurekalert.org}
Enhancing sediment retention of diversions and improving flood-risk assessment are among the 13 studies recently funded through the first round . . .
 23 June 2017 : New oil spill clean-up continues  {battlecreekenquirer.com}
The DEQ is estimating as many as 4,000 gallons of oil and 20,000 gallons of brine or salt water has leaked from a small hole in an underground pipe . . .
 23 June 2017 : Ecuador oil spill case moves abroad after US Supreme Court setback  {foxnews.com}
After the Supreme Court earlier this week declined to hear arguments in a nearly 25-year-old case alleging that Chevron is liable . . .
 22 June 2017 : EPA wants to make marine pollution fines 200 times higher   {chinapost.com.tw}
The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) issued an advance notification Tuesday for a draft amendment to the . . .
 22 June 2017 : Legal action launched over Qld oil spill   {news.com.au}
Commonwealth prosecutors are taking legal action against the master and owner of a ship allegedly responsible . . .
 21 June 2017 : Ground-breaking pollution control rules for Bay Area refineries...  {eastbaytimes.com}
A first-of-its kind proposal to limit greenhouse gases from Bay Area oil refineries is hitting turbulence over 11th-hour changes . . .
 21 June 2017 : Chevron shielded from $9bn Ecuadorian ruling as...  {energyvoice.com}
The US Supreme Court left intact a ruling that protects Chevron from having to pay $8.6billion in a decades-long battle . . .
 21 June 2017 : EPA amendment to Marine Act would raise pollution fines  {taipeitimes.com}
The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) yesterday proposed an amendment to the Marine Pollution Control Act . . .
 20 June 2017 : U.S. top court hands Chevron victory in Ecuador pollution case   {Reuters}
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday handed a victory to Chevron Corp by preventing Ecuadorean villagers and their . . .
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11. OPEC News
 26 June 2017 : OPEC bid to curb oil output failing  {theaustralian.com.au}
Oil prices are on track for their worst start to the year in two decades amid mounting evidence that an OPEC-led effort to curb global supplies . . .
 26 June 2017 : OPEC gets another supply headache from surging...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
The nation’s growing oil production combined with slumping domestic demand has unleashed record exports, undermining OPEC’s efforts to reverse falling prices . . .
 24 June 2017 : OPEC oil basket falls below WTI  {oilprice.com}
The price of OPEC’s oil basket, which is made out of 14 different blends, fell to US$42.58 a barrel yesterday, below the closing price of West Texas Intermediate . . .
 23 June 2017 : OPEC agreement will collapse next year, predicts ...  {cnbc.com}
The OPEC-led production cut agreement extended last month until February 2018 is unlikely to survive beyond that . . .
 22 June 2017 : OPEC basket stable at USD 43.14 pb  {kuna.net.kw}
OPEC daily basket price stood at USD 43.14 per barrel (pb) on Wednesday, compared with USD 43.90 pb last Tuesday . . .
 21 June 2017 : OPEC oil price drops below $44/bbl  {en.trend.az}
The price of OPEC’s basket of 13 crudes stood at $43.90 per barrel on June 20, as compared to $44.46 a barrel on June 19 . . .
 21 June 2017 : OPEC output rises in May  {breakbulk.com}
Crude production from Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries nations rose in May despite the extension . . .
 20 June 2017 : OPEC oil price down  {en.trend.az}
The price of OPEC’s basket of 13 crudes stood at $44.46 per barrel on June 19, as compared to $44.58 a barrel . . .
 19 June 2017 : OPEC oil price up  {en.trend.az}
The price of OPEC's basket of 13 crudes stood at $44.58 per barrel on June 16, as compared to $44.38 a barrel on June 15 . . .
 19 June 2017 : OPEC deal in jeopardy as Libyan oil output nears...  {oilprice.com}
Libya whose production has been hampered by civil unrest, political divides, and oil export terminals blockades over the . . .
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12. General Oil News
 26 June 2017 : North Sea’s largest new oil project in a decade begins flowing   {telegraph.co.uk}
The North Sea’s largest new oil project in a decade has begun oil flows in a major milestone for the embattled oil basin in . . .
 26 June 2017 : PH eyed as LNG hub in Southeast Asia  {thestandard.com.ph}
Natural gas has been one of the cornerstones of the Philippine energy sector since the Malampaya gas project in northwest Palawan started . . .
 25 June 2017 : Oil’s drop could leave a stain on US earnings  {thenews.com.pk}
Heading into second-quarter earnings season, investors are looking for a continuation of strong U.S. company . . .
 25 June 2017 : Global oil markets expected to tighten in Q3  {pppfocus.com}
Crude oil prices have dropped this week in response to several reports that show rising output and lackluster . . .
 24 June 2017 : India LNG players look to capitalize on Qatari turmoil  {oilandgasinvestor.com}
On the heels of the plunge in LNG prices, Indian players have become some of the most aggressive in trying to renegotiate for favorable terms . . .
 23 June 2017 : Japan's Inpex to set up LNG trading unit to accommodate Ichthys deliveries  {platts.com}
Japan's Inpex will set up an LNG trading unit to buy and sell spot cargoes to adjust excesses or shortages in contracted volumes from its Ichthys LNG project . . .
 23 June 2017 : India's LNG-led gas market may grow over 6 times by 2030...  {business-standard.com}
Global oil major Royal Dutch Shell says that India may see at least six times growth in Indian gas market by 2030 from the current levels . . .
 22 June 2017 : Investments in Azerbaijan’s oil & gas sector - over $75B   {en.trend.az}
The total volume of investments in Azerbaijan’s oil and gas sector has exceeded $75 billion since 1994, a source in . . .
 22 June 2017 : SOCAR enters Kazakhstan’s energy sector  {azernews.az}
Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR, along with other interested companies, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) . . .
 22 June 2017 : Indonesia firm to build 10,000bpd refinery in Akwa Ibom   {vanguardngr.com}
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Wednesday disclosed that an Indonesian firm, PT Intim Perkasa Nigeria Limited . . .
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13. News on Biofuels
 26 June 2017 : Fatty algae is biofuel breakthrough for Exxon  {businessmirror.com.ph}
It’s the holy grail for biofuel developers hoping to coax energy out of algae: Keep the organism fat enough to produce oil but spry enough to grow quickly . . .
 25 June 2017 : Corn market moves lower with adequate growing...  {theprairiestar.com}
After three months of corn trading in a narrow range, futures moved about 10 cents higher in early June before . . .
 25 June 2017 : Biotech veteran engineers algae breakthrough for biofuel  {seattletimes.com}
J. Craig Venter, the scientist who mapped the human genome, teamed with Exxon Mobil in using advanced cell . . .
 24 June 2017 : Gasoline lobbyists go to battle to slow ethanol's rise  {houstonchronicle.com}
In the 12 years since Congress passed legislation requiring the blending of ethanol into the nation's fuel supply, oil companies and refineries have watched . . .
 23 June 2017 : CropEnergies reports improved first quarter results  {ethanolproducer.com}
Germany-based CropEnergies AG released first quarter financial results, reporting increased revenues and results when compared to the same period of last year . . .
 22 June 2017 : Bioethanol demand pushes UK to become net wheat importer   {biofuels-news.com}
Expanding growth output at the UK’s bioethanol plants is driving up wheat consumption, contributing to the country . . .
 21 June 2017 : New biorefinery planned for Queensland, Australia   {biofuels-news.com}
The government of Queensland, Australia has announced plans for a new biorefinery in the state. The new facility . . .
 20 June 2017 : Govt collects Rs 37 billion revenue from petroleum products   {myrepublica.com}
Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) paid Rs 37.32 billion in different taxes to the government in the first 11 months of the current fiscal year . . .
 20 June 2017 : Firm buys WB's patents on integrating biodiesel at...  {biodieselmagazine.com}
Rayeman Elements Inc., a company specializing in dryer systems and densification of distillers dried grains from fuel alcohol plants . . .
 19 June 2017 : Researchers produce biofuel for conventional diesel engines   {phys.org}
In accordance with an EU directive, conventional automotive diesel is supplemented with 7 percent biodiesel . . .
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Oil & Gas conferences in the next 60 days
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 14th Moscow International Oil And Gas Exhibition / MIOGE 2017 :    From 27th June to 30th June 2017 at Moscow. Map
 Oleofuels 2017 :    From 28th June to 29th June 2017 at Krakow. Map
 Inaugural Bunkering & Storage Asia Conference :    From 29th June to 30th June 2017 at Singapore. Map
 5th World Bioenergy Congress and Expo :    From 29th June to 30th June 2017 at Madrid. Map
 2nd International East Russia Oil and Gas Forum :    From 5th July to 6th July 2017 at Vladivostok. Map
 Upstream East Africa Summit :    From 6th July to 8th July 2017 at Mauritius. Map
 Iran Petrochemical Value Chain Summit :    From 6th July to 7th July 2017 at Vienna. Map
 Long Term Gas Supply Contracts: Europe :    From 6th July to 7th July 2017 at Berlin. Map
 4th Africa LPG Summit 2017 :    From 11th July to 12th July 2017 at Johannesburg. Map
 The 16th Asian Oil, Gas & Petrochemical Engineering Exhibition :    From 11th July to 13th July 2017 at Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Oil & Gas Africa 2017 :    From 11th July to 13th July 2017 at Cape Town. Map
 9th Prefabrication & Modular Construction Summit 2017 :    From 11th July to 14th July 2017 at Singapore . Map
 Gas Indonesia Summit and Exhibition :    From 12th July to 14th July 2017 at Jakarta. Map
 Philippines Marine (PHILMARINE) 2017 :    From 12th July to 14th July 2017 at Manila. Map
 3rd International Conference and Expo on Oil and Gas :    From 13th July to 14th July 2017 at Berlin. Map
 The Bakken Conference & Expo :    From 17th July to 19th July 2017 at Bismarck. Map
 Petrochemical & Refining Summit :    From 17th July to 19th July 2017 at Texas. Map
 Energy Pipeline Management Summit 2017 :    From 17th July to 18th July 2017 at Texas. Map
 8th Biennial Bunkering in Asia :    From 25th July to 28th July 2017 at Singapore. Map
 4th LNG Bunkering :    From 25th July to 28th July 2017 at Singapore. Map
 EMTECH - Ship Emissions Technology Conference :    From 25th July to 28th July 2017 at Singapore. Map
 5th Sarawak Oil & Gas Expo (SOGEX) :    From 8th August to 10th August 2017 at Bintulu. Map
 3rd Oil & Gas Tanzania 2017 :    From 16th August to 18th August 2017 at Dar es Salaam. Map
 INAMARINE 2017 (The 7th Indonesia International Shipbuilding, Offshore, Marine Equipment, Machinery & Services Exhibition 2017) :    From 23rd August to 25th August 2017 at Jakarta. Map
 3rd World Congress on Oil, Gas and Petrochemistry :    From 24th August to 26th August 2017 at Barcelona. Map
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Oil & Gas trainings in the next 60 days
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 ALARP Principles & Guidelines :   From 27th June to 28th June 2017  at  Singapore. Map
 Best Practices in Heavy Transport & Lifting Emphasising Safety :   From 28th June to 30th June 2017  at  Singapore. Map
 Advanced LNG Bunkering Practices, Operations and Claims Management for the LNG Maritime Industry :   From 29th June to 30th June 2017  at  Singapore. Map
 Safety Case Regime & Report Preparation :   From 29th June to 30th June 2017  at  Singapore. Map
 Energy Optimisation of Oil Refineries :   From 2nd July to 6th July 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 Operation, Diagnostics and Maintenance of Equipment for Oil & Gas Production :   From 2nd July to 6th July 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 Best Practices in Heavy Transport & Lifting Emphasising Safety :   From 3rd July to 5th July 2017  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Revised Quantitative Risk Assessment(QRA) Guideline :   From 3rd July to 5th July 2017  at  Singapore. Map
 LNG Cargo Operations, Transportation and Claims :   From 5th July to 6th July 2017  at  Singapore . Map
 Asset Integrity Management for Purpose-Built FPSO’s and Subsea System Facilities :   From 9th July to 13th July 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 World-Class Digital (Intelligent) Oilfields Implementation :   From 9th July to 13th July 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 Modern Practices in Oil & Gas Contracts, Licensing, Production Rights, Legislation and Agreements :   From 10th July to 14th July 2017  at  London. Map
 The 10-Day Essential Skills for Oil & Gas Managers & Supervisors :   From 10th July to 21st July 2017  at  London. Map
 The Effective Shift Team Leader in the Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals Industries :   From 10th July to 14th July 2017  at  Cape Town. Map
 Integrated Field Development Planning :   From 16th July to 20th July 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 Operational Excellence: Managing Performance in the Oil & Gas Industry :   From 16th July to 20th July 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 Learning & Development for the Oil & Gas Industry :   From 16th July to 20th July 2017  at  London. Map
 Basic Formation Evaluation :   From 16th July to 20th July 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 Gravity and Magnetic Methods for Exploration :   From 17th July to 20th July 2017  at  Jakarta. Map
 The Competent Supervisor :   From 17th July to 21st July 2017  at  Vienna . Map
 API 653 – Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration and Reconstruction :   From 24th July to 28th July 2017  at  Bandung. Map
 API 571 Damage Mechanisms Affecting Fixed Refining Equipment in the Refining Industry :   From 24th July to 28th July 2017  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Power Purchase Agreement (Kuala Lumpur) :   From 24th July to 27th July 2017  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for the Oil & Gas Industry :   From 24th July to 28th July 2017  at  New York. Map
 LNG Supply, Demand & Pricing :   From 24th July to 28th July 2017  at  London. Map
 Ship Arrest :   From 24th July to 25th July 2017  at  Singapore . Map
 ASME PCC-2 (Repair of Pressure Equipment) :   From 26th July to 28th July 2017  at  Bandung. Map
 Tanker Chartering, Laytime and Demurrage :   From 26th July to 28th July 2017  at  Singapore . Map
 3 Day Masterclass Commercial Aspects of Oil Refining :   From 26th July to 28th July 2017  at  London. Map
 3 day Masterclass Petroleum Economics :   From 26th July to 28th July 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 ASME Section I – Power Boilers :   From 31st July to 2nd August 2017  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Root Cause Analysis (Bangkok) :   From 31st July to 3rd August 2017  at  Bangkok. Map
 International Oil & Gas Business Management :   From 7th August to 18th August 2017  at  London. Map
 Oil & Gas Accounting & Performance Measurement :   From 14th August to 18th August 2017  at  Vienna. Map
 Essential Skills for Oil & Gas Managers & Supervisors :   From 14th August to 18th August 2017  at  Toronto. Map
 Storage Tank Design, Construction & Maintenance :   From 14th August to 18th August 2017  at  Houston. Map
 Masterclass LNG Industry :   From 14th August to 18th August 2017  at  London. Map
 ASME Section I - Power Boilers (Bandung) :   From 14th August to 16th August 2017  at  Bandung. Map
 API 653 Training - Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration, and Reconstruction (Kuala Lumpur) :   From 14th August to 18th August 2017  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Safety in Process Equipment Design & Operation :   From 20th August to 24th August 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 Gas Chromatography and Troubleshooting for the Oil & Gas Industry :   From 20th August to 24th August 2017  at  Dubai. Map
 Advanced Practical Centrifugal Pump :   From 21st August to 25th August 2017  at  Bangkok. Map
 Gas/LNG Contracts: Structures, Pricing & Negotiation (Johannesburg) :   From 21st August to 25th August 2017  at  Johannesburg. Map
 API 560 – Fired Heaters for General Refinery Service :   From 21st August to 24th August 2017  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
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