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Exports

U.S. crude oil imports from OPEC members have generally fallen over the previous decade as domestic crude oil production has increased. Read more

Commodities

Israel has gone through an energy production revolution owing to discoveries of natural gas resources such as the Tamar and Leviathan fields over the past decade. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Mexico sends 600,000 to 700,000 barrels of oil to the United States every day, mostly to refiners that process that crude into gasoline, diesel and other products. Read more

Regulations

President Trump has rolled back stifling policies put in place by the previous administration that were holding back our country from achieving energy dominance. Read more

Regulations

The United States produced a record amount of energy from various sources in 2018. Read more

Drilling & Exploration

The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Fossil Energy has issued the long-term authorization for Driftwood LNG to export domestically produced liquefied natural gas from its proposed export facility. Read more

Downstream

Poland and Germany have suspended imports of Russian oil via a major pipeline, citing poor quality and triggering a rare crisis over supply from the world’s second-largest crude exporter. Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

U.S. exports of total petroleum products set a record high in 2018, reaching an annual average of 5.6 million barrels per day (b/d), an increase of 366,000 b/d from 2017 levels. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Energy trade accounted for 12% of the value for all U.S. exports to Mexico and 5% of all U.S. imports from Mexico in 2018. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Gasoline imports into the U.S. West Coast from Europe are set to hit a record in April as area refinery shutdowns have tightened supplies and boosted prices. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

Export volumes by destination changed significantly during the year, as U.S. crude oil exports to China fell and exports to other destinations such as South Korea, Taiwan, and Canada increased. Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

Texas COLT submits application for Deepwater Port project; Port Arthur LNG export project receives FEIS; Sentinel Midstream to develop Texas GulfLink; U.S. expands its role as world's leading ethane exporter Read more

Tanks/Terminals/Storage

Occidental Petroleum Corp has emerged as one of the biggest exporters of U.S. shale oil, rivaling large trading firms and oil majors, in a market now worth more than $150 million every day. Read more

Pipeline/Transportation

EIA projects that, for the first time since the 1950s, the United States will export more energy than it imports by 2020 as increases in crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas plant liquids production outpace growth in U.S. energy consumption. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

An expected increase in U.S. oil exports could weigh on oil prices towards the end of the year. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports set two consecutive monthly records in November and December 2018, with 32 and 36 exported cargoes, respectively. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

EIA’s January 2019 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) expects several U.S. natural gas market trends from 2018 to continue into 2019 and 2020, including relatively stable Henry Hub natural gas prices and increasing natural gas production and exports. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Of seven proposed oil-export projects, nowhere is the opportunity greater or the competition more fierce than in Corpus Christi, Texas, where three firms are vying to open the state’s first deepwater port. Read more

Offshore & Marine

In 2018, the average annual Henry Hub natural gas spot price increased to $3.16 per million British thermal units (MMBtu), up 15 cents from the 2017 average. Read more

Natural Gas/LNG

Cheniere Energy, Inc. announced that the first commissioning cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) has loaded and departed from its Corpus Christi liquefaction facility in Texas. Read more

Offshore & Marine

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