Cargill losses

Cargill losses

Cargill losses Minneapolis-based Cargill, a top global commodities trader, was hit by a triple-whammy of unexpected events, including a surge in energy prices in January, rail backlogs, and the rejection of U.S. corn shipments by China. *Reuters, April 8th Back in … Continue reading

Brent/Urals, the risk takers, the short haul and the long haul

Brent/Urals, the risk takers, the short haul and the long haul

The Short Haul Ural/Brent dated is one of the most dynamic semi-arbitrages that exists in the oil market. The spread is the bread and butter of many energy traders a good gauge of liquidity and demand for this sour grade … Continue reading

LatinAm’s economies , Life after the commodity boom, loan-for-oil arrangements

LatinAm’s economies , Life after the commodity boom, loan-for-oil arrangements

https://plus.google.com/114862442379330418376/posts/6by3LKvrwS2 Instead of the crises of the past, mediocre growth is the big risk unless productivity rises       Mar 29th 2014 | LIMA | The Economist, Americas ONE morning last month Louis Dreyfus Commodities, a big trading house, formally opened a … Continue reading

LP Arb ARA/USG/ASIA and the LP Marine Trade, Timing and Location are Money.

LP Arb ARA/USG/ASIA and the LP Marine Trade, Timing and Location are Money.

In the LPG, Spot freight rates assessed daily by the Baltic Exchange were at record levels of this month.  2014/03/07 I previously reported  LPG TANKER C/P BW MAPLE 2007 BLT  , LD PT TARGA GALENA PARK USG DIS PRT ARA/NWE. … Continue reading

Crude by Rail: Shippers Getting on the right track with DOT Emergency Restriction/ Prohibition Order “DOT-OST-2014-0025″ and DOT-111 Tank-Car rule

Crude by Rail: Shippers Getting on the right track with DOT Emergency Restriction/ Prohibition Order “DOT-OST-2014-0025″ and DOT-111 Tank-Car rule

  Previously I’ve discuss the subject of the Crude by Rail business, its profitability and its ups and downs Not a good time to buy “Crude-By-Rail Puts” http://wp.me/p3k7lL-12M In the light of continued dangers associated  with crude oil by rail, the United … Continue reading

“Traders – Secrets and Commodities Part 2

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AGEFI (l’agence économique et financière à Genève), AGEFI is seen as the”WSJ ” of Geneva: it is a highly regarded financial information provider. This month, AGEFI Indices has a special edition produced by members of the Geneva Trading & Shipping Association (GTSA), the Association is … Continue reading