¿Por qué el petróleo se está abaratando?

Este año, Estados Unidos ha aumentado su mayor producción de petróleo. Los analistas de Rapidan Energy estiman que la producción estadounidense promediará 13,3 millones de barriles por día el próximo año, frente al promedio de 13 millones de 2023 y por encima del actual récord histórico de 13,2 millones alcanzado en septiembre. El rápido crecimiento…

Turno del Rey

El petróleo es la principal materia prima del planeta y lo que está sucediendo ahora con este activo es comparable a una partida de ajedrez de importantes figuras políticas, sobre la que escribimos en artículos anteriores. Después de que Estados Unidos tomó su decisión y levantó las sanciones a Venezuela, que es uno de los…

It will never be like before

The Financial Times writes that the World Trade Monitor study from the Bureau of Economic Analysis (CPB) of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy of the Netherlands showed that global trade volumes fell by a two-year maximum of 3.2% year on year in July 2023.The decline in turnover accelerated compared to 2.4% in…

Oil prices: sometimes expensive, sometimes cheap

Rumors about the introduction of a protective export duty on petroleum products and a number of statements by officials have cooled the situation in the fuel sector. The cost of petroleum products has been declining for the second day in a row. To further curb the rise in prices for petroleum products, the government is…

China is back in the game

Against the backdrop of the stabilization of the Chinese economy and the strengthening of the Chinese yuan, the government is lifting restrictions on the import of gold into its country. As the authoritative news agency Financial Times notes, this could cause increased volatility for the most sought-after metal on the planet, further opening up a…

Gas prices in Europe at the launch into space

After ten months of consistent decline, gas consumption in the EU countries in August increased by 6.5% year on year – to 17.5 billion cubic meters, as stated in the monthly report of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF). At the same time, from January to August, gas consumption in the EU decreased by 9.5%…

The giant changes the course of black gold

As expected, Saudi Arabia followed Russia and its decision to voluntarily cut oil production. The first reaction of the market to such changes was the rise of quotations above $90 per barrel. As a rule, in a not very stable world economy, such demand for news quickly fades away. But when a giant like Goldman…

Bluff or Prediction

US Federal Reserve Governor Christopher Waller spoke today on the current economic situation in the country, based on economic statistics for the past week. He believes that the situation in the labor market is beginning to soften, and he is not surprised that the unemployment rate has risen, but does not comment on the reasons…

Turkey – a new nugget of Europe

Despite the huge inflation in Turkey and the strong devaluation of the Turkish lira against the US dollar, Turkey can become the leading economic country of the entire Western alliance. In addition to cooperation with Russia, with which agreements were reached yesterday in the field of nuclear and oil energy, the World Bank continues to…

They say in Europe people don’t have more money

According to the latest data, in the Eurozone, the automotive market added +17% in July. This is the twelfth consecutive month of sales growth. “Who are they selling to?” – you ask. Everything is obvious here, and everyone is well aware that the largest sales market is under sanctions, while China has its own. It…