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LPG imports rose by 8.66 % in January – Turkey, 28 March 2020

According to a report published by Turkey’s Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EPDK), imports of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) increased by 8.66 % in January 2020 compared to the same month in the previous year and reached 362 thousand tons. On the other hand, Turkey’s LPG production increased by 1 Full article available for subscribers of […]

STAR refinery decreased Turkey’s account deficit by 800 million dollars in 2019 – Turkey, 27 March 2020

Turkish STAR refinery, a subsidiary of State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), the largest private-sector investor in Turkey, has contributed some 800 million dollars to the reduction of Turkey’s current account deficit in 2019 thanks to its oil production activities. STAR Refinery General Manag Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, […]

Coronavirus outbreak is affecting futures market – Romania, 28 March 2020

Besides the obvious effect on falling spot market electricity prices, the coronavirus outbreak also affected the futures market in Romania. A review of the contracts signed on OPCOM’s centralized market for bilateral contracts (PCCB) shows how prices fell for the coming month, marked by the sharp Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]