Markets

The oil market has a forecasting problem
14 February 2018
Predicting oil production growth is a perilous task at best. Surging US oil output isn’t helping
Russia back to growth, of a kind
14 February 2018
Petroleum supplies to the international market should rise in 2018
Demand growth now the focus for oil market
8 February 2018
Surging supply threatens to overwhelm balances, unless consumers come to the rescue
Volatile market conditions
6 February 2018
Saudi Arabia wants Opec to keep cutting, despite the steady tightening of the market. It's a risky strategy
Lunar lunacy and bot battles
31 January 2018
An exclusive preview of our glorious leader's preface to the 2043 edition of Outlook
US defends its oil-output data
30 January 2018
What do the EIA's weekly production figures tell the market—and what don't they?
Volatile market conditions
6 February 2018
Saudi Arabia wants Opec to keep cutting, despite the steady tightening of the market. It's a risky strategy
US defends its oil-output data
30 January 2018
What do the EIA's weekly production figures tell the market—and what don't they?
New crisis and old
22 January 2018
Subdued oil prices and intractable wars cast a shadow over the year
Oil through the worse?
22 January 2018
Opec cut, shale grew, stocks fell, demand soared, prices rose and balance—the oil market's magic word—drew near
Peak demand and oil's long-term trap
19 January 2018
Fixating on the timing of a peak in oil demand is misplaced. Rather, the peak's significance is in shifting the paradigm, from perceived scarcity to perceived abundance. And it poses a problem for low-cost producers
Disrupting the energy landscape, block by block
6 December 2017
Will blockchain overcome the hurdles in its way to transform the industry?
The oil market has a forecasting problem
14 February 2018
Predicting oil production growth is a perilous task at best. Surging US oil output isn’t helping
Russia back to growth, of a kind
14 February 2018
Petroleum supplies to the international market should rise in 2018
Demand growth now the focus for oil market
8 February 2018
Surging supply threatens to overwhelm balances, unless consumers come to the rescue
Lunar lunacy and bot battles
31 January 2018
An exclusive preview of our glorious leader's preface to the 2043 edition of Outlook
Oil demand: Beware the gap
26 January 2018
Forget a peak—falling production from existing fields should be the market’s immediate focus
False dawn for oil
26 January 2018
EVs, fuel-economy standards and perceptions of supply abundance are not about to end oil-market volatility