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Global Polymer Conversations: Latest updates on the polymer markets and global fundamentals

Global Polymer Conversations: Latest updates on the polymer markets and global fundamentals

September 23, 2020

Tune in to our latest episode of Global Polymer Conversations with Argus Global Head of Petrochemicals Chuck Venezia and VP of Petrochemicals Muhamad Fadhil. 

In this episode, we discuss the recent updates in the global polyethylene and polypropylene markets with a detailed look ahead to the supply and demand fundamentals in the last quarter of 2020 and 2021. 

The Crude Report - Opec: 60 years and counting

The Crude Report - Opec: 60 years and counting

September 23, 2020

It’s been 60 years since Opec was formed by founding members Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait and Venezuela. This episode of The Crude Report sees Argus Chief Economist, David Fyfe, take a look at what has kept the unit together and gives an update from its latest JMCC meeting.

Jet Fuel Insights: Impacts on European jet fuel market from MidEast and India

Jet Fuel Insights: Impacts on European jet fuel market from MidEast and India

September 16, 2020

This second of four podcast episodes considers how the freight market affects jet fuel prices around the globe. 

Over the next few weeks we will be discussing the price implications of three major jet fuel trade routes, Middle East to Europe, Asia-Pacific to the U.S. West coast, and U.S. Gulf coast to Latin America. In this second episode, Louise Burke, Florence Schmit and Sarah Raffoul give you breakdown of the European jet fuel market and the impacts from the Middle Eastern and Indian importers. 

The Crude Report: Sour price cuts provide sweet relief to refiners?

The Crude Report: Sour price cuts provide sweet relief to refiners?

September 16, 2020

Saudi Aramco announced its official prices for October-loading crude exports last week, listen in as Jessica Tran, Senior Sector Marketer for Crude Oil, and Fabian Ng, Reporter - Crude, discuss the impact of official formula prices on the Asian market.

Falando de Mercado: O salto nas importações brasileiras de soja em ano de safra recorde do grão

Falando de Mercado: O salto nas importações brasileiras de soja em ano de safra recorde do grão

September 16, 2020

Apesar da safra histórica de soja registrada no Brasil este ano, a elevada demanda durante a pandemia tem impulsionado as importações do grão a níveis recorde e ajudado a reequilibrar a balança comercial do produto. O que há por trás deste movimento e quais mercados poderão se beneficiar a curto e médio prazo?

No episódio desta semana da série Falando de Mercado, Camila Dias, chefe de redação da Argus no Brasil, conversa com José Roberto Gomes, repórter de agricultura e fertilizantes, sobre a mudança na balança comercial da soja brasileira.

Market Talks: The jump in Brazil’s soybean imports amid the grain’s bumper crop

Market Talks: The jump in Brazil’s soybean imports amid the grain’s bumper crop

September 16, 2020

Increased soybean demand in Brazil during the Covid-19 pandemic has boosted the country’s imports, despite Brazil achieving its highest ever soybean crop this year, narrowing the country’s trade balance in this commodity. What’s behind this trend and which markets could benefit in the short-to-medium term? 

In this week's episode of Market Talks, Argus’ Brazil Bureau Chief, Camila Dias, and Agriculture and Fertilizer Reporter, Jose Roberto Gomes, analyze the changes in Brazil’s soybean trade balance.

Low carbon fuels and state of the bunker industry

Low carbon fuels and state of the bunker industry

September 16, 2020

Tune in to learn about the progress of the IMO 2020 cap and the impact of Covid-19 with host Nicolas Ganas, Business Development Manager - Oil Products, and Adrian Tolson, Director, BLUE Insight, and IBIA board member.

The Petcoke Podcast: Turkey’s cement sector in 2020

The Petcoke Podcast: Turkey’s cement sector in 2020

September 14, 2020

In this episode, The Petcoke Podcast travels to Turkey to discuss the latest developments for the cement and coke markets there.

Argus' Erisa Senerdem speaks to Ezgi Kayahan, Procurement Executive at Akçansa, one of Turkey's largest cement makers, for her views on the impact Covid-19 has had and will have on the supply chain, and on the outlook for Turkish cement plants’ sales and fuel mix in 2020.

Petrokok podcast: 2020’de Türkiye çimento sektörü

Petrokok podcast: 2020’de Türkiye çimento sektörü

September 14, 2020

Petrokok podcast’inin bu bölümünde Türkiye çimento ve petrokok piyasalarındaki gelişmeleri ele alıyoruz. Argus’dan Erisa Şenerdem, Türkiye’nin en büyük çimento üreticilerinden olan Akçansa’nın Satın Alma Yöneticisi Ezgi Kayahan ile Covid-19’un sektörün satışlarını, tedarik zincirini ve yakıt karışımlarını nasıl etkilediğini ve yılın geri kalanında sektörü nelerin beklediğini konuşuyor.

Impact on US petrochemicals sector following Hurricane Laura

Impact on US petrochemicals sector following Hurricane Laura

September 10, 2020

Hurricane Laura made landfall in western Louisiana on August 27 and packed sustained winds of 150 miles per hour. In this episode, we take a moment to look at the downstream impacts on the domestic LPG market and the impact observed in the US petrochemicals sector following the event. Amy Strahan, Editor of Argus NGL Americas, is joined by Michael Camarda, who is responsible for Argus’ daily ethylene and propylene coverage in the US, and polymers editor Michelle Klump.

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