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John Kemp

COLUMN-Oil consumption tracking is all about Asia: Kemp

2:09pm GMT

LONDON, Dec 12 Oil market analysts must make sense of a bewildering array of statistics about production, consumption and inventories, compiled and published with varying definitions and degrees of accuracy and timeliness.

RPT-COLUMN-India's economic recovery critical for oil in 2020: Kemp

1:00am GMT

LONDON, Dec 11 India's economy is suffering its worst cyclical downturn for more than a decade, which is weighing heavily on global oil consumption, and until the economy improves, prices are unlikely to see a sustained increase.

Column: India's economic recovery critical for oil in 2020

11 Dec 2019

LONDON India's economy is suffering its worst cyclical downturn for more than a decade, which is weighing heavily on global oil consumption, and until the economy improves, prices are unlikely to see a sustained increase.

RPT-COLUMN-Oil markets hit by profit-taking ahead of China tariff deadline: Kemp

10 Dec 2019

* John Kemp is a Reuters market analyst. The views expressed are his own

Column: Oil markets hit by profit-taking ahead of China tariff deadline

09 Dec 2019

LONDON Hedge funds scaled back their bets on higher oil prices last week, with futures and options markets hit by a wave of selling after a jump in positions the week before.

Column: U.S. economy set fair for 2020, provided trade truce holds

09 Dec 2019

LONDON Like the rest of the U.S. economy, the labour market is split between sluggish manufacturing and a much stronger services sector, but both appear to have averted falling into recession at the end of the third quarter.

RPT-COLUMN-U.S. economy set fair for 2020, provided trade truce holds: Kemp

09 Dec 2019

LONDON, Dec 6 Like the rest of the U.S. economy, the labour market is split between sluggish manufacturing and a much stronger services sector, but both appear to have averted falling into recession at the end of the third quarter.

Column: U.S. diesel demand drops as manufacturers struggle, silver lining for shipowners

05 Dec 2019

LONDON U.S. diesel consumption is declining as manufacturing output shrinks and the volume of freight falls, intensifying downward pressure on oil prices but smoothing the introduction of new marine fuel regulations.

RPT-COLUMN-Hedge funds pile into petroleum on rosier economic outlook: Kemp

04 Dec 2019

LONDON, Dec 3 Hedge funds resumed heavy buying of crude oil and petroleum products last week, with the previous week's bout of profit-taking halted by increasing optimism over the global economy and hopes for more output cuts by Saudi Arabia.

Column: Hedge funds pile into petroleum on rosier economic outlook

03 Dec 2019

LONDON Hedge funds resumed heavy buying of crude oil and petroleum products last week, with the previous week's bout of profit-taking halted by increasing optimism over the global economy and hopes for more output cuts by Saudi Arabia.

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