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  • Saudi Arabia steps backwards despite high oil prices
    For a nation, what's a year? Well, in the timing of the bigger picture, not much. Still, a year can cast its shadows long and fast. Essentially, as I was analyzing the ebb and flow of oil prices the past year, I couldn't but reflect on the changes a year can make. A year ago, […]
  • Iran tensions to send oil price past $150 - again
    After scaling a three-year high of $79 a barrel, oil prices fell taking a nine percent drop on the back of better supplies, resumption of Libyan oil production and increased Saudi oil output. But the reversal began soon enough with the prices climbing back. Plenty of reasons? Let's say a single one - sanctions on […]
  • Sanctions and oil prices
    Ever heard of harmony in oil prices? Recently, Brent crude oil hovered near the $80 mark, the maximum since November 2014. So it goes. Oil prices are on a rage, riding on a more than three-year high. The increase in prices comes on the backdrop of geopolitical tensions and sanctions tightening the supple oil market. […]
  • Is Volatility in Oil Price on the Way, Again ?
    Experts say that you shouldn't look at your pension investments too often as you might make unwise decisions. I don't follow this advice. The reason that I'm drawn to tending my pension spreadsheet weekly, if not daily, is two-fold. First, I'm told by professionals who read the tea leaves on this sort of thing that […]
Oil Prices Set to Rise in 2017

Oil Prices Set to Rise in 2017

2016 saw a prolonged period of low priced oil. 2017 looks like seeing a return to something close to the moving 10 year average and perhaps an increase to above average prices later in the year.

United States Predicts Oil Market recovery In 2017

United States Predicts Oil Market recovery In 2017

The situation regarding the cost of oil and its impact on world economies there is depending on who you speak to. Economists seem to be cautious, claiming that new oil fields predicted to begin production in the next two years could exacerbate an already overflowing...

The Effect of Low Oil Prices On International Trade

The Effect of Low Oil Prices On International Trade

Any major change in the price of oil will have a significant effect on the world economy. The recent drop in oil prices from over $100 in mid 2014 to less than $50 in recent times has affected the trade balances of major oil producers and consumers. While the oil...

ZERON 100 The Cost Effective Solution

An eminent operator in the Far East has changed all alloy wireline work to Webster and Horsfall Slick ZERON 100HS wires after only 2 years of use. The change came about after usage data showed that the ZERON 100HS wires gave in excess of 3 times the life over other...

New Drilling Announced By Norway

New Drilling Announced By Norway

On the 18th of May, 2016, Norway awarded ten new licenses to thirteen oil exploration companies in its 23rd oil licensing round. Among the selected companies that were given the green light to drill gas and oil in the new sites are two great UK oil explorers, mid-cap...

Slickline, Braided Line, and E- Line

Slickline, Braided Line, and E- Line

Slickline – single strand wire that is made of Mild steel. Sizes range from 0.072” to >0.125.” Braided Line – multiple strand wire braided to form a single cable that is also non-Conducting. Electric Line (E-Line) – this is a multiple stand wire armor cable around...

Global Steel Wire Industry Report

Global Steel Wire Industry Report

The Global Steel Wire Rope Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Steel Wire Rope industry. Firstly, the report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions, classifications,...

Weald Basin Oil Reserves Discussed

Weald Basin Oil Reserves Discussed

An exploration firm has announced the discovery of billions of barrels of oil reserves at a site near Gatwick airport. UK Oil & Gas Investments (UKOG) said drilling of the 55-square mile site at the Weald Basin had discovered 158 million barrels per square mile....

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