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USGC naphtha cargoes head to Asia, but rising freight could hit further moves
Houston (Platts)--24 Apr 2015 337 pm EDT/1937 GMT

Several US Gulf Coast naphtha cargoes are headed to Asia this month due to a more workable arbitrage, though rising freight rates could halt further movements, shipping and trading sources said.
Global oil shippers adrift on troubled seas
June 19, 2012 13:00:00 EST

Though posterity may declare recent years a "boom time" for the oil industry, shipping is one sector where this statement would largely not apply. In this videoRichard Swann and Simon Thorne and Ellie Weir discuss how oil shippers across the globe are coping with falling demand & a huge over-supply of vessels, & changing trading flows.
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