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Clyde Russell

Column: OPEC+ should look to Asia's uneven, uncertain crude oil recovery - Russell

Nov 29 2020

LAUNCESTON, Australia As members of the OPEC+ group struggle to come up with a united view on whether to boost crude oil output or extend production cuts, they should perhaps turn their eyes to Asia, the major consuming and fastest-growing region.

RPT-COLUMN-China's crackdown on Australian coking coal hurts its steel industry: Russell

Nov 26 2020

* GRAPHIC - SGX Australian coking coal vs Dalian coking coal: https://tmsnrt.rs/2Jbmz56

Column: China's crackdown on Australian coking coal hurts its steel industry - Russell

Nov 26 2020

LAUNCESTON, Australia China's unofficial restrictions on coal imports from Australia are having more than just an impact on miners down under, it's hurting steel producers in China and helping those elsewhere.

RPT-COLUMN-Asian spot LNG price may have seen winter peak amid steady demand: Russell

Nov 24 2020

* GRAPHIC - North Asia LNG imports vs spot price: https://tmsnrt.rs/3kYU7ki

Column: Asian spot LNG price may have seen winter peak amid steady demand - Russell

Nov 24 2020

LAUNCESTON, Australia The price of spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Asia may have already peaked for the winter demand season, with major buyers likely to have already purchased sufficient cargoes to meet their needs.

RPT-COLUMN-Australia's commodity investment surges, gold and battery metals lead: Russell

Nov 23 2020

LAUNCESTON, Australia, Nov 23 For the first year in seven the value of commodity projects being undertaken in Australia increased, as the natural resources sector shrugged off the economic hit from the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Column: Australia's commodity investment surges, gold and battery metals lead

Nov 23 2020

LAUNCESTON, Australia For the first year in seven the value of commodity projects being undertaken in Australia increased, as the natural resources sector shrugged off the economic hit from the novel coronavirus pandemic.

COLUMN-Australia's commodity investment surges, gold and battery metals lead: Russell

Nov 22 2020

LAUNCESTON, Australia, Nov 23 For the first year in seven the value of commodity projects being undertaken in Australia increased, as the natural resources sector shrugged off the economic hit from the novel coronavirus pandemic.

RPT-COLUMN-China makes rare, but small, draw on crude oil inventories: Russell

Nov 17 2020

* GRAPHIC - China total available crude oil vs refinery throughput: https://tmsnrt.rs/3f2Gjnq

China makes rare, but small, draw on crude oil inventories: Russell

Nov 17 2020

(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.)

World News

Exclusive: Trump to add China's SMIC and CNOOC to defense blacklist - sources

The Trump administration is poised to add China's top chipmaker SMIC and national offshore oil and gas producer CNOOC to a blacklist of alleged Chinese military companies, according to a document and sources, curbing their access to U.S. investors and escalating tensions with Beijing weeks before President-elect Joe Biden takes office.