Crude oil

Saudi Arabia crude exports rise to 8.258 MMbpd in November

DUBAI (Reuters) -- Saudi Arabia's crude oil exports in November rose to 8.258 MMbpd from 7.636 MMbpd in October, official data showed on Thursday.

China-US trade tensions high on Big Oil's worry list

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) -- Oil executives and Middle East producers are concerned that trade tensions between the United States and China risk clouding the outlook for global energy demand growth and a recovery in the price of oil.

IEA: OPEC output cuts under scrutiny as market tightens

LONDON (Reuters) -- World oil markets are slowly tightening as demand rises while investors wait to see if production cuts agreed by OPEC and other producers will be implemented as promised, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Thursday.

Oil price slides on prospect of rising US production

LONDON (Reuters) -- Oil prices fell on Wednesday on expectations that US producers would boost output, just as OPEC signaled that a global supply-reduction deal will shrink the oil glut this year.

US crude discount to Brent widens on Trump tax talk, OPEC

NEW YORK (Reuters) -- US oil prices hit their biggest discount to global benchmark Brent crude in five months on Tuesday as President-elect Donald Trump said an oil import tax plan would be too complex and as a global deal to reduce supply hits Middle East output.

Operations at Venezuelan oil terminal halted by spill

(Reuters) -- Shipping operations at one of three docks of Venezuela's main crude exporting port were halted after an oil spill occurred while loading a vessel bound for India, union and shipping sources told Reuters on Tuesday.

Oil up on Saudi commitment to cut; US output seen rising

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) -- Oil prices were up on Monday, buoyed by Saudi commitments to reducing production, even as US output is expected to increase again this year.

Venezuela's PDVSA sees 2017 oil output stuck near historic lows

(Reuters) -- Venezuelan state energy company PDVSA projects oil production will remain near 23-year lows in 2017, an internal document shows, suggesting more hardship ahead for the crisis-wrought OPEC member country.

Oil set for weekly fall on doubts over extent of OPEC cuts

LONDON (Reuters) -- Oil prices are on track to end the week lower on lingering doubts over the extent of OPEC cuts, with sentiment worsened by concerns over the health of the Chinese economy after it reported the steepest falls in exports since 2009.

India's 2016 Iran oil imports hit record high

NEW DELHI (Reuters) -- India's annual oil imports from Iran surged to a record high in 2016 as some refiners resumed purchases after the lifting of sanctions against Tehran, according to ship tracking data and a report compiled by Thomson Reuters Oil Research and Forecasts.