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Gavin Maguire

China's oil buying binge to run on in 2021 as tank operators, refiners stock up

Nov 18 2020

SINGAPORE/BEIJING China's commercial oil stockpiling sector, which emerged as a key swing buyer of crude as prices plunged earlier this year, is setting plans to grow again in 2021, supporting a further boost in imports.

China coal supplies to tighten this winter on import curbs, strong demand

Oct 14 2020

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China's coking and thermal coal markets are set to tighten over the remainder of 2020 as stringent import restrictions curb supply at a time of robust demand from heavy industry, and with the winter heating season about to kick in.

UPDATE 1-China's corn output to fall after typhoons flatten crops, damage quality

Sep 16 2020

* Impact on corn output, quality to be felt long term - analysts

China's corn output to fall after typhoons flatten crops, damage quality

Sep 16 2020

* Impact on corn output, quality to be felt long term - analysts

CORRECTED-China crushers to crank up U.S. soy purchases in fourth quarter - traders

Aug 10 2020

BEIJING/SINGAPORE, Aug 10 Chinese importers will crank up their purchases of soybeans from the United States in the fourth quarter to meet healthy livestock demand, making the most of the start of the U.S. harvest season after existing Brazilian supply mostly dried up.

China's oil port congestion to stretch on as record imports strain facilities

Jul 23 2020

BEIJING, July 23 Congestion at China's east coast oil ports that is adding to costs for shippers and importers is likely to run well into August, with crude shipments set to hit another record high this month, according to analysts and Refinitiv data.

Banking on stimulus, China steelmakers ramp up production

Apr 30 2020

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China's steel mills are rapidly cranking up output on rising profit margins and hopes that government stimulus will revive consumption, despite an overhang of inventories and a slowdown in global steel demand due to the coronavirus pandemic.

RPT-Losing appeal: OPEC's share in Indian imports lowest in nearly 2 decades - data

Apr 23 2020

NEW DELHI, April 23 OPEC's share of India's oil imports fell to 78.3% in 2019/20, its lowest in at least 19 years, data obtained from industry and trade sources show, as refiners in Asia's third biggest economy increased imports of U.S. and Mediterranean grades.

Losing appeal: OPEC's share in Indian imports lowest in nearly two decades - data

Apr 23 2020

NEW DELHI OPEC's share of India's oil imports fell to 78.3% in 2019/20, its lowest in at least 19 years, data obtained from industry and trade sources show, as refiners in Asia's third biggest economy increased imports of U.S. and Mediterranean grades.

Losing appeal: OPEC's share in Indian imports lowest in nearly 2 decades - data

Apr 23 2020

NEW DELHI, April 23 OPEC's share of India's oil imports fell to 78.3% in 2019/20, its lowest in at least 19 years, data obtained from industry and trade sources show, as refiners in Asia's third biggest economy increased imports of U.S. and Mediterranean grades.

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