Category Archives: Supply

Oil market outlook: Expectations and realities

Oil markets remain impressively stable despite enormous uncertainty around how the Covid-19 pandemic will develop and how fast the global […] Read More

Oil and Gas Fiscal Policies: The Impact of Oil Price, Investment, And Production Trend

Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, and Dr Theophilus Acheampong, Senior Consultant at Crystol Energy, analyze whether oil and gas […] Read More

Oil market outlook: sailing in the dark

Having stalled through June and July, the recovery of the global oil market seemed to reboot in August. The OPEC+ producer alliance stuck to […] Read More

Oil market outlook: A quandary for OPEC+

Oil markets seem almost frozen, with prices hovering around $40 per barrel (bbl) in June and July after initially recovering […] Read More

Eastern Mediterranean gas outlook gets murkier

When the first gas discoveries in the Eastern Mediterranean were made more than a decade ago, many commentators expected the […] Read More

Back to too much oil?

For most of the oil industry’s earlier history its overarching problem was not shortage but too many producers and too […] Read More

OECD Guiding Principles for Durable Extractive Contracts

Drastic changes in oil prices, like the one we are witnessing today, typically push many host governments to renegotiate contracts […] Read More

The Future of Oil and Gas Exploration: Event Highlights

Access for Women in Energy (AccessWIE), in collaboration with IHS Markit, organised an evening seminar on the Future of Oil […] Read More

A Saudi-U.S.-Russia Oil Deal Is Not a Good Idea

When Russia walked out on OPEC+ rather than contribute to more output cuts, Saudi Arabia turned on the crude taps. […] Read More

What Are the Medium-Term Implications of Saudi Arabia’s Oil Price War With Russia?

In a survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security carried out by […] Read More