Edition:
United States

Gleb Gorodyankin

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.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Oct 09 2017

Exclusive: Russia's Rosneft aims for big boost in oil exports to China - sources

(This version of the October 6 story corrects figure in paragraph 1 to 360,000 bpd from 36,000 bpd)

Aug 29 2017

Despite new U.S. sanctions, Russian oil traders say it's business as usual

MOSCOW Russian oil companies will quickly find ways to work around tighter restrictions imposed this month by the United States on the foreign finance they can use, multiple Russian oil industry sources told Reuters.

Jan 31 2017

Exclusive: Glencore challenges Trafigura by ramping up Russian oil

MOSCOW Glencore has become the largest buyer of Russian Urals oil from Rosneft, overtaking rival Trafigura after taking a stake in Russia's biggest oil major last month, a Reuters analysis of trade data showed.

Dec 27 2016

Russia's Lukoil appoints new VP for sales and supplies - sources

MOSCOW, Dec 27 Russia's second biggest oil producer Lukoil has appointed a new vice-president for sales and supplies after state-owned rival Rosneft clinched several major deals at its expense, three sources told Reuters.

Aug 12 2016

Exclusive: Oil reshuffle in Poland - Urals out, Iran in

MOSCOW Poland is replacing Russian oil with Iranian oil and unsold Urals crude is being redirected to Asia, industry sources told Reuters.

Dec 21 2015

Rosneft deepens ties with Trafigura with huge products deal

MOSCOW Swiss commodities trader Trafigura is expanding its ties with Russia's Rosneft and is set to become the biggest buyer from the sanctions-hit Kremlin oil major when it adds refined products to its already huge purchases of crude oil.

Nov 18 2015

Kurdish oil reaches Baltic, targets Russian markets

MOSCOW Iraq's semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan has begun targeting Baltic crude markets in north-western Europe, rivaling traditional Russian supplies and increasing an oil glut in the region, trading sources said and shipping data showed.

Oct 15 2015

Saudi Arabia targets Russia in battle for European oil market

LONDON/MOSCOW From global majors such as Shell and Total to more modest Polish energy firms, oil refiners in Europe are cutting their longstanding use of Russian crude in favor of Saudi grades as the world's top exporters fight for market share.

Oct 15 2015

Saudi Arabia targets Russia in battle for European oil market

LONDON/MOSCOW From global majors such as Shell and Total to more modest Polish energy firms, oil refiners in Europe are cutting their longstanding use of Russian crude in favour of Saudi grades as the world's top exporters fight for market share.

Oct 15 2015

Saudi Arabia targets Russia in battle for European oil market

LONDON/MOSCOW From global majors such as Shell and Total to more modest Polish energy firms, oil refiners in Europe are cutting their longstanding use of Russian crude in favour of Saudi grades as the world's top exporters fight for market share.

Markets

  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Sectors

Sector Summary