Weekly and monthly reports with analysis of regional crude oil, and petroleum markets. Expert level coverage of markets in the Mediterranean, Asia, the Former Soviet Union (FSU), and the Americas. Reports focus on price development, supply and demand drivers, imports and exports, trade flows as well as geopolitics, and wider energy issues.

Inventory data and storage economics Inventory data and storage economics
Crude differentials and product crack spreads Crude differentials and product crack spreads
Arb incentive calculations Arb incentive calculations
arrow arrow
Med oil weekly
Your weekly Med roundup

Med Oil Weekly

The Med Oil Weekly compiles all the most important news and developments from the prior week, breaking down fundamentals driving the crude and product markets

  • Short-term outlook on regional crude differentials, with a focus on Urals, North Sea Dated and WTI delivered to Europe
  • Product-by-product breakdown of movement in cracks over the reporting week, with our outlook for the weeks ahead
  • INCLUDES: Relative incentive calculations of refining regional crude; refinery maintenance updates; crude intake and balance figures and many more!
Latest issues

Issue 2 - 11 Jan'22

Very little progress in Erbil-Baghdad talks makes breakthrough unlikely anytime soon.

Issue 1 - 4 Jan'22

Despite widespread force majeure, Libya’s state-owned NOC increased its OSPs for January-loading crudes.

Issue 50 - 14 Dec'21

Mobility levels show resilience in most Med countries, pointing to a sustained transportation fuel demand momentum.

Issue 49 - 7 Dec'21

Saudi light grades saw the largest m-o-m decreases for European buyers.

arrow arrow
Med oil monthly
Your monthly Med roundup

Med Oil Monthly

Short on time? The Med Oil Monthly report catches you up on the developing stories of the month in the Med and North Sea, combined with our outlook for the month ahead.

  • Analysis of monthly movement in product cracks and crude differentials
  • Ideal for those with a busy schedule and interested in our main takeaways from the month prior
  • Combine with the Med Oil Weekly to gain a better understanding of how smaller developments are likely to affect the bigger picture
Latest issues

Issue 11 - 24 Nov'21

Conducive Regional Refining Environment Boosts North Sea Crude Diffs

Issue 10 - 29 Oct'21

Med Light Diffs Recover On Strong Transport Fuel Cracks

Issue 9 - 22 Sep'21

What Happens to Med Margins When September Ends?

Issue 8 - 25 Aug'21

What Comes After Reaching Peak Summer Demand

arrow arrow
Americas weekly
Instant analysis of weekly data

Americas Weekly

Timely, informative and concise data, coupled with insightful commentary on the most recent events in crude and product markets across North, Central and South America

  • Analysis of trends in the US market in light of weekly EIA inventory data
  • Chart-heavy analysis of supply fundamentals and crude markets, as well as processing and product markets
  • Each issue includes a bonus article on a special topic, from trade flows and supply to demand or natural gas
Latest issues

Issue 2 - 12 Jan'22

Mexican gasoline imports rose to their highest level since the start of the pandemic last month, helping US refiners find an outlet for higher output. Jet fuel cracks enjoyed impressive start to the year, but some weakness looms over the near term. 

Issue 1 - 5 Jan'22

US crude supply settled just shy of the 11.5 million b/d mark in October, on the back of returning Gulf of Mexico production, which has seen USGC crude imports come under pressure over this period.

Issue 50 - 15 Dec'21

Henry Hub prices declined to their lowest level since late-August in the first week of December, shedding 20% m-o-m, likely due to a warm start to winter in the US.

Issue 49 - 8 Dec'21

Mars differentials pick up as demand from Asia returns, while recent data readings see refining activity across the Americas pick up. Albertan oil sands production is also continuing to move higher, and the surplus is set to remain above available pipeline offtake capacity in the near term.

arrow arrow
FSU-CEE insight
25 years of expertise

FSU/CEE Insight

Taking a deep dive into the intricacies of the FSU market, our analysts share their valuable and original investigations, all while looking at how this influences the bigger picture

  • Profound understanding of the frequently changing Russian taxation and incentive system for the refining, upstream and trading industries
  • A focus on corporate news with in-depth knowledge on how geopolitical and strategic issues drive fundamentals in the region
  • Includes supply, demand and export projections based on our in-house modelling, country profiles, Urals quality analysis, pipeline logistics
Latest issues

Issue 2 - 13 Jan'22

Spare Capacity Concerns at the Forefront of Russia’s Supply Outlook. Russian Road Fuel Yields Reach a Record High in December. Urals Update

Issue 1 - 6 Jan'22

Winds of 2022: Upstream Trends to Look Out For. What 2022 Brings for the FSU Downstream Industry.

Issue 50 - 16 Dec'21

LNG Developments in the FSU/CEE Region Grind to a Halt Amid Challenging Market Conditions. 2021 Urals Review. 2021 Refining Highlights in FSU/CEE Region.

Issue 49 - 9 Dec'21

Russia Special. Crude and Condensate Production Update. Products Update. Natural Gas and LNG Update. Coal Update.

arrow arrow
Asian oil monthly
Your no-frills update

Asian Oil Monthly

The Asian Oil Monthly delivers one monthly report which rounds up the most pressing issues of the month with our outlook for one month forward. Also enjoy access to JBC Energy Asian Insights daily.

  • Access to a regular stream of our analysis on the latest data, price movements, and relevant news pieces from the region as it happens
  • Detailed fundamental data and analysis on East of Suez markets, including the Middle East delivered to you once a month
Latest issues

Issue 11 - 30 Nov'21

Refiners Are Catching Up With Demand Rebound

Issue 10 - 28 Oct'21

Asian gasoline cracks soar on resurgent post-lockdown demand in South and Southeast Asia and persistently low Chinese products exports.

Issue 9 - 29 Sep'21

Asian buying of Atlantic Basin grades resumes despite a widening Brent-Dubai EFS spread.

Issue 8 - 31 Aug'21

Asian Oil Monthly - Issue 8

arrow arrow
Asian oil weekly
Your weekly guide to the Asian market

Asian Oil Weekly

The Asian Oil Weekly delivers short-term updates on developments in the Asian crude and products markets, with expert-led analysis feeding into a short-term outlook for the weeks ahead.

  • Instant analysis of weekly data from all the major Asian economies (PPAC, PAJ), which feed into our extensive modelling.
  • Discussion of hot topic issues including how regulatory changes will drive these developing economies
Latest issues

Issue 2 - 14 Jan'22

West African Grades Living the Post-Pandemic Dream, For Now

Issue 1 - 7 Jan'22

Lacklustre Aviation Demand Continues to Weigh.

Issue 50 - 10 Dec'21

Despite rising intake levels, Chinese crude buying has remained subdued, with inventories drawn down instead.

Issue 49 - 3 Dec'21

Hi-5 Spreads to remain strong for the time being