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  1. Energy commodity prices were still falling Dec. 7 with front-month crude down 3.4% for the week and natural gas essentially flat in the New York market

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    Mon, 10 Dec 2012

    a series of unplanned refinery outages (namely US Gulf, West Coast, and Venezuela), combined with a heavy refinery maintenance season (particularly in Europe) altogether driving Atlantic Basin crack spreads to highs not seen since 2005

  2. MARKET WATCH: Oil prices climb, but joy over new budget appears to wane

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    Thu, 3 Jan 2013

    production is growing swiftly, which will negatively affect Atlantic Basin supply-demand balances, especially during refinery maintenance [in the first half of this year]. US imports of light-sweet and medium-sweet crudes will continue declining

  3. MARKET WATCH: Oil prices continue retreat; cold weather raises gas price

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    Fri, 1 Mar 2013

    in the fourth quarter,” Barclays Capital analysts said. “Along with this, there was negligible amount of refinery maintenance by Sinopec [China Petroleum & Chemical Corp.] and PetroChina during January, which has helped keep runs elevated

  4. MARKET WATCH: Crude hits lowest level of year in New York market

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    Tue, 16 Apr 2013

    for demand growth developing, which will keep the call on crude elevated.” They noted, “A combination of refinery maintenance , weak margins capping utilization rates, as well as improved supply availability in the Atlantic basin, has already

  5. MARKET WATCH: NYMEX crude oil futures settle lowest since July 30

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    Wed, 25 Sep 2013

    gasoline inventories, which surprised analysts and traders who forecast declines. Meanwhile, analysts anticipate refinery maintenance that will reduce operations, cutting future fuel products inventories. US crude oil stockpile climbs EIA

  6. MARKET WATCH: NYMEX crude oil futures ended week above $100/bbl

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    Mon, 17 Feb 2014

    softening US Gulf Coast balances," Barclays analyst Miswin Mahesh said in a research note. He noted gulf coast refinery maintenance will likely peak in early March, and refiners already have started to slow processing runs in anticipation of that

  7. MARKET WATCH: Oil prices climb despite bearish inventory report

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    Thu, 7 Jun 2012

    absorbing much higher volumes of gas oil in June-July than expected, as it suffers from lower output [because of] refinery maintenance .” Still, he said, “The gas oil cracks were supported yesterday and as well the gas oil-gasoline spread

  8. MARKET WATCH: Crude oil prices rise, reclaim part of previous large loss

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    Thu, 21 Oct 2010

    Under this scenario, we would expect refining stocks to decline 10-15% by yearend 2010.” He said, “ Refinery maintenance expectations for October have doubled since prior forecasts in September, as numerous companies have adjusted turnaround

  9. MARKET WATCH: Crude oil, natural gas prices rebound

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    Thu, 14 Apr 2011

    for Defense Districts (PADD) 1 on the East Coast and PADD 3 on the Gulf Coast, “largely caused by unplanned refinery maintenance work,” said Zhang. He noted a draw of 3 million bbl in PADD 1, which would particularly support the New York RBOB

  10. MARKET WATCH: Energy prices mixed in uncertain world markets

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    Tue, 13 Sep 2011

    refining margins may yet get some support from low product inventories, continued hurricane risks, and the upcoming refinery maintenance season in the North Hemisphere. Energy prices The October contract for benchmark US sweet, light crudes regained

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