Jet fuel and gasoil exports from China fell year on year in the first half of 2020 on weak demand due to the coronavirus pandemic, while gasoline exports grew 16.3%, data from the General Administration of Customs showed on July 23.
The bill on reverse excise tax on liquefied hydrocarbon gases and ethane aimed at developing Russia’s petrochemical industry through creation of encouraging tax conditions was submitted to the State Duma earlier.
Global markets are mostly higher Thursday despite rising new cases of COVID-19 and worsening ties between the United States and China.
The 84-year-old monarch was admitted to the hospital on Monday “for some medical tests due to cholecystitis,” inflammation of the gall bladder.
Asian shares slipped on Thursday as investors’ worries over rising tensions between Washington and Beijing overcame hopes for more stimulus, after the United Sates ordered the closure of China’s consulate in Houston amid accusations of spying.
Crude oil futures were higher in Asia afternoon trade July 23 as the market reacted positively to news of further developments in the race for a COVID-19 vaccine, after they slipped overnight following a bearish US stock build.
In his village near a northeast Syria oil facility, Abdulkarim Matar said he has watched his horses die because of oil spills that have polluted waterways in the resource-rich region.
It is rare for Saudi Arabia to report on the health of the ageing monarch.
Oil slips as U.S. posts surprise rise in crude inventories.
The expansion plan was announced last recently during a ceremony held to sign a lease agreement with the Hamriyah Free Zone Authority (HFZA).