Iran unrest sparks price volatility

The article below appeared in the 3 January edition of Natural Gas Daily, published by Interfax Global Energy Services. http://interfaxenergy.com/analytics/article/28931/iran-unrest-sparks-price-volatility Civil unrest in Iran has led to at least 21 deaths, and...

US refiners wean off Venezuelan crude

Faced with the possibility of tighter sanctions on Venezuela, US refiners are switching to lighter crude slates and sourcing more heavy grades from Canada and Mexico. Asian refiners look set to reap the benefit. This has implications for crude differentials in all parts of the world.