In the cryptocurrency world, traders are worried about the fate of these currencies
Softness in steel prices has not, however, fed through into the iron ore market
GASC is seeking at least 30,000 tonnes of soyoil and 10,000 tonnes of sunflower oil
Brent crude oil futures were at $61.09 per barrel, down 36 cents, or 0.6%, from their last close
Traders said GASC received a total of 11 offers, of which all the Chinese samples and one Vietnamese rice sample were accepted
The UAE, which was the sixth biggest oil seller to India in October, became the third top seller to India in November,
Authorities were able to sell dollars earned from oil exports at ultra-expensive rial rates near 190,000
The OPL 245 oilfield is also at the heart of an ongoing corruption trial in Milan
Actual supply cuts could exceed the promised volume thanks to Saudi Arabia.
Iraq, a major Middle East grain buyer traditionally reliant on U.S. imports, wants to allow Russian origin wheat in its state buying tenders
Middle East crude benchmarks increased on Thursday on brisk trading activity in the Platts window.
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry tweeted on Thursday that he had discussed energy cooperation with Iraqi Kurdish leader Masrour Barzani.