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New marine fuel rules to boost diesel prices for at least a year: analysts

10 Jun 2019

HOUSTON Global prices for diesel and marine fuels should rise by October ahead of a January switchover to new, very low-sulfur marine fuels, and remain higher for at least a year as refiners shift production to make more of the new fuels, analysts said.

New marine fuel rules to boost diesel prices for at least a year -analysts

10 Jun 2019

HOUSTON, June 10 Global prices for diesel and marine fuels should rise by October ahead of a January switchover to new, very low-sulfur marine fuels, and remain higher for at least a year as refiners shift production to make more of the new fuels, analysts said.

Coming marine fuel standard will disrupt markets for 1-5 years - BCG study

16 May 2019

HOUSTON The marine industry's January 2020 shift to using very low sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) to power ships worldwide will launch a one- to five-year disruption in oil and refined products markets, according to a study released Thursday by Boston Consulting Group.

Hungary will have to buy Russian natural gas if Exxon waits on offshore project: minister

16 May 2019

HOUSTON Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Wednesday his country would again turn to Russia for natural gas supplies if Exxon Mobil Corp has not decided by September whether to invest in a massive Black Sea offshore project.

Hungary will have to buy Russian natural gas if Exxon waits on offshore project -minister

15 May 2019

HOUSTON, May 15 Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Wednesday his country would again turn to Russia for natural gas supplies if Exxon Mobil Corp has not decided by September whether to invest in a massive Black Sea offshore project.

Houston port restrictions could continue all week -official

13 May 2019

HOUSTON The Houston Ship Channel could remain under one-way travel restrictions all week following a collision between a deep-draft ship and a barge that spilled petrochemicals into the waterway, according to an official.

UPDATE 5-Houston port restrictions could continue all week -official

13 May 2019

HOUSTON, May 13 The Houston Ship Channel could remain under one-way travel restrictions all week following a collision between a deep-draft ship and a barge that spilled petrochemicals into the waterway, according to an official.

Dow Texas lockout may end after fire-hit tank farm reopens -sources

10 May 2019

(This May 9 story corrects paragraph nine to say that the company and union met after April 30 instead of saying they had not met.)

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Dow Texas lockout may end after fire-hit tank farm reopens -sources

10 May 2019

HOUSTON, May 9 The reopening of a portion of a Deer Park, Texas, petrochemical tank farm after a massive mid-March fire may lead to the end of a lockout of union workers at a neighboring Dow Inc plant, said four people familiar with the matter.

U.S. refiners planning major plant overhauls in second quarter

19 Apr 2019

HOUSTON U.S. oil refiners are planning a heavy slate of plant overhauls in the second quarter, with total production this month off 8.5 percent compared with the start of the year, according to data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

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