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United States

John Kemp

Column: U.S./China trade sanctions will be costly but likely ineffective

May 23 2019

LONDON Embargoes are rarely effective in compelling a change in diplomatic behaviour because they create substantial incentives to circumvent the blockade by switching trade, building indigenous capacity or changing technology.

COLUMN-U.S./China trade sanctions will be costly but likely ineffective: Kemp

May 23 2019

LONDON, May 23 Embargoes are rarely effective in compelling a change in diplomatic behaviour because they create substantial incentives to circumvent the blockade by switching trade, building indigenous capacity or changing technology.

Column: Saudi Arabia waits for higher spot prices before raising oil exports

May 21 2019

LONDON Saudi Arabia is in no rush to increase oil production and exports, fearing that additional supply would risk a renewed build up of stockpiles and push prices lower.

COLUMN-Saudi Arabia waits for higher spot prices before raising oil exports: Kemp

May 21 2019

LONDON, May 21 Saudi Arabia is in no rush to increase oil production and exports, fearing that additional supply would risk a renewed build up of stockpiles and push prices lower.

RPT-COLUMN-Funds sell oil as economic fears trump supply threats: Kemp

May 20 2019

LONDON, May 20 Hedge funds continued to liquidate some of their bullish position in oil last week as concerns about the economy and the outlook for consumption outweighed escalating tensions and the threat to supplies in the Middle East.

Column: Funds sell oil as economic fears trump supply threats

May 20 2019

LONDON Hedge funds continued to liquidate some of their bullish position in oil last week as concerns about the economy and the outlook for consumption outweighed escalating tensions and the threat to supplies in the Middle East.

COLUMN-Funds sell oil as economic fears trump supply threats: Kemp

May 20 2019

LONDON, May 20 Hedge funds continued to liquidate some of their bullish position in oil last week as concerns about the economy and the outlook for consumption outweighed escalating tensions and the threat to supplies in the Middle East.

Markets expect interest rate cuts as economic outlook worsens: Kemp

May 17 2019

LONDON The risk of the United States slipping into recession in the next year is elevated according to most traditional measures, even though policymakers say the economy is in a good place.

Brent spreads point to tightest market since 2014: Kemp

May 16 2019

LONDON Oil traders anticipate a big draw down in crude stocks in the second half of this year as sanctions on Iran and Venezuela coupled with other supply disruptions and a sluggish response from OPEC cause a severe shortage.

Column: Oil prices trapped by grim news from emerging markets

May 15 2019

LONDON Consumption concerns have kept oil prices under pressure since the middle of April, even as threats to production and seaborne exports multiply.

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