DIGITALLOOKExport industry boasts solid performance in new BCC/DHL Trade Outlook reportDIGITALLOOKThat said, exporters also tend to import raw materials and product components, and are concerned that the sustained depreciation of the pound may erode their margins." 81% of business cited the cost of sourcing raw materials as the reason for the ...and more » ... read more

Bitumen Industry's Sticky SituationFinancial TribuneIndian traders will soon be able to purchase bitumen directly from Iran Mercantile Exchange, as per the agreement signed between Chairman of Securities and Exchange Organization of Iran, Shapour Mohammadi, and Chairman of Securities and Exchange ... ... read more

ReutersOil prices edge up on falling US crude stocks, but global glut still weighsReutersSINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices edged up on Wednesday on a fall in U.S. crude inventories, although markets were still being weighed down by general oversupply. Brent crude futures LCOc1 were at $51.02 per barrel at 0218 GMT, up 22 cents or 0.4 ...Oil Inches Higher as Industry Is Said to Report Big Supply DropBloombergOil 'backwardation' a key test for sentimentFinancial TimesOil holds at 3-week low as traders brace for US supply dataMarketWatchOilPrice.com -Daily Comet -NEWS.com.a ... read more

NasdaqMorocco's trade deficit rises 7.9 pct y/y Jan-JulyNasdaqRABAT, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Morocco's trade deficit widened 7.9 percent to 111 billion dirhams ($10.9 billion) in the first seven months of 2017 compared with a year earlier, driven by increased imports, the foreign exchange regulator said on Tuesday ...and more » ... read more

Oil climbs as sources say API data show US crude supply down more than 9 million barrelsMarketWatchOil prices climbed late Tuesday after the American Petroleum Institute reported that U.S. crude supplies dropped 9.2 million barrels for the week ended Aug. 11, according to sources. The API data also showed a rise of 301,000 barrels in gasoline ... ... read more

BloombergOdey Warns on `Partying,' Shorts Metal Stocks on China SlowdownBloombergHis main hedge fund declined nearly 50 percent in 2016, the most since it began trading in 1992, and has lost 12 percent in the first seven months of the year as markets he had expected to topple remained buoyant. Still, he maintains that the credit ...and more » ... read more

ReutersOil falls on strong dollar and continued China demand worryReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Tuesday, extending the prior session's heavy sell-off as the dollar rose more and as signs of weaker petroleum demand in China weighed the market down for a second day. The dollar rose to its highest in nearly ...Oil Prices Fall To 3-Week Lows On Flurry Of Bearish NewsOilPrice.comOPEC Faces 'Long Haul' to Deplete Swollen Oil Stocks, IEA SaysBloombergOil at 3-week low, pressured by growth in US shale outputMarketWatchUPI.com -FX Empire -Chron.comall 153 news ar ... read more

eNCANo clarity on AGOA following African forum with US officialseNCALOME, Togo - Talks between African and United States officials to review the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) free trade deal ended with no decision. Although the trade pact only expires in 2025, there is uncertainty about its immediate future.and more » ... read more