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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

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Mar 28 2016

China end-February commercial fuel stocks at four-year high

BEIJING China's refined fuel stocks at the end of February rose 17.3 percent from the previous month to their highest level in four years, while commercial crude oil stocks were up 1.1 percent, the official Xinhua News Agency reported on Monday.

Mar 21 2016

China's Saudi crude oil imports in Feb hit near record high

BEIJING China's monthly oil imports from Saudi Arabia hit their second highest level on record in February, while arrivals from Russia also surged, as weak crude prices prompted the world's top energy consumer to bring in record high volumes last month.

Mar 12 2016

China commodities output weak in first two months of 2016

BEIJING China's output of key industrial commodities including coal and steel continued to shrink in the first two months of the year amid chronic oversupply, while crude oil production slipped as a global price slump took its toll.

Mar 08 2016

China crude oil imports hit record 8 million barrels per day in February

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China's February crude oil imports jumped 20 percent on year to their highest ever on a daily basis, as prices at their lowest in more than a decade drove buying from a group of new importers and state and commercial stockpiling.

Mar 07 2016

China crude oil imports hit record 8 million bpd in February

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China's February crude oil imports jumped 20 percent on year to their highest ever on a daily basis, as prices at their lowest in more than a decade drove buying from a group of new importers and state and commercial stockpiling.

Mar 02 2016

Greenpeace says China increasing coal-fired capacity

BEIJING Greenpeace East Asia said on Wednesday that China had a total of 210 coal power projects in the pipeline"for environmental assessment permitting at the end of 2015, despite overcapacity in the industry and pollution concerns.

Feb 17 2016

China's Sinopec to shut four oilfields at Shengli: company paper

BEIJING China's state-owned Sinopec will shut four oilfields this year at Shengli in the eastern province of Shandong, a company newspaper said late on Tuesday, as low global oil prices take a toll on output of the country's aging fields.

Feb 15 2016

China crude oil imports fall in January from record high

BEIJING China's crude oil imports fell 20 percent in January from record high volumes the previous month to their lowest level since October, official customs data showed on Monday.

Jan 21 2016

China's solar capacity overtakes Germany in 2015, industry data show

BEIJING, Jan 21 China is likely to have surpassed Germany in the fourth quarter as the country with the most solar capacity, despite missing its target for 2015, industry data showed on Thursday.

Jan 19 2016

CNOOC to cut oil and gas production in 2016

BEIJING, Jan 19 CNOOC Ltd aims to cut oil and gas production in 2016, the Chinese state-controlled company said on Tuesday, as global oil prices plumb 12-year lows.

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