Edition:
United States

Stephanie Kelly

RPT-Truck drivers see orders, miles fall in latest U.S. slowdown signal

Apr 17 2019

April 17 At a truck stop in Ridgefield, New Jersey, driver Paul Richards reviews a notebook where he tracks miles driven and what he is hauling. His paycheck is down about 25 percent from the same period a year ago, and his weekly miles have dropped as well.

Truck drivers see orders, miles fall in latest U.S. slowdown signal

Apr 17 2019

At a truck stop in Ridgefield, New Jersey, driver Paul Richards reviews a notebook where he tracks miles driven and what he is hauling. His paycheck is down about 25 percent from the same period a year ago, and his weekly miles have dropped as well.

Oil up 1 percent as market focuses on supply risks

Apr 16 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices rose 1 percent on Tuesday, as fighting in Libya and falling Venezuelan and Iranian exports raised concerns over tightening global supply, but uncertainty surrounding an OPEC-led production cut limited gains.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 8-Oil up 1 pct as market focuses on supply risks

Apr 16 2019

* Iran's oil exports hit new 2019 low so far in April - sources

U.S. West Coast gasoline imports from Europe set for record April

Apr 16 2019

NEW YORK, April 16 Gasoline imports into the U.S. West Coast from Europe are set to hit a record in April as area refinery shutdowns have tightened supplies and boosted prices, Refinitiv Eikon ship data showed on Tuesday.

Cash-strapped Philadelphia oil refiner PES freezes bonuses: sources

Apr 11 2019

NEW YORK Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES) suspended annual bonuses to employees last week, according to three sources familiar with the company's moves, in the latest sign the refiner is struggling to find its financial footing after emerging from bankruptcy last year.

Oil gains up to 2% to five-month high as Libyan output threatened

Apr 08 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices rose up to 2 percent on Monday, hitting five-month highs on expectations that global supplies would tighten due to fighting in Libya, OPEC-led cuts and U.S. sanctions against Iran and Venezuela.

Midwest floods hammer U.S. ethanol industry, push some gasoline prices toward five-year high

Apr 08 2019

NEW YORK The March floods that punished the U.S. Midwest have trapped barrels of ethanol in the country's interior, causing shortages of the biofuel and helping to boost gasoline prices in the western United States.

RPT-Midwest floods hammer U.S. ethanol industry, push some gasoline prices toward 5-year high

Apr 08 2019

NEW YORK, April 8 The March floods that punished the U.S. Midwest have roiled the ethanol industry, hammering prices and trapping barrels in the country's interior while the U.S. coasts suffer from shortages of the biofuel.

World News