Why Are Oil Prices Dropping Sharply? Global Economy Forecasts Lowered

Oil prices jumped in September and early October of this year (2018), but have dropped $20 a barrel in the last few weeks. The sharp turnaround is attributed to OPEC’s inability to cut supply, but this is old-fashioned thinking. OPEC’s power is a small fraction of what it was in the 1970s. What’s...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/why-are-oil-prices-dropping-sharply-global-economy-forecasts-lowered/

EU negotiations on renewable energy may jeopardise key energy transition projects in Rotterdam

On 13 June the Bulgarian presidency of the European Union aims to conclude a deal with the European Parliament, the European Commission and the Council on the revised Renewable Energy Directive (REDII). For the Port of Rotterdam the REDII has a potential impact on several energy transition projects...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/eu-negotiations-on-renewable-energy-may-jeopardise-key-energy-transition-projects-in-rotterdam/

France preparing transport and customs measures in case of no-Brexit deal

France is preparing various measures, notably those dealing with customs controls and checks at ports, in case there is no Brexit deal, said French transport minister Elisabeth Borne. “We are making preparations for the hypothetical scenario of no agreement. For that scenario, we will be preparing...

https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/france-preparing-transport-and-customs-measures-in-case-of-no-brexit-deal/