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18 October

ClipperClip: Saudi, Stocks and Shocks

I was on the set of CNBC's Squawk Box this morning, discussing the oil market and the myriad of current influences. We discussed everything from rising US inventories to the potential of sanctions on Saudi. Contrary to Joe's belief, my voice was louder than my vest.

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16 October

Increasing Tensions, Increasing Flows

I was on CNBC Asia on Sunday evening as oil prices jumped higher, discussing how the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi was unlikely to impact energy flows between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia. 

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Tagged Saudi oil exports, Iran oil exports, Iraq oil exports, China oil imports, India oil imports, Japan oil imports 3 Comments
15 October

The GERM Report

Risk level: Orange - High

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Tagged Iran sanctions, geopolitical tension, saudi arabia crude exports, geopolitics, OPEC crude exports, US imports of Saudi crude, crude oil exports Leave a comment
08 October

The GERM Report

Risk level: Orange - High

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Tagged Iran sanctions, Iran crude exports, geopolitical tension, us dollar, geopolitics, oil prices, crude oil exports, Asia demand Leave a comment
01 October

The GERM Report

Risk level: Orange - High

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Tagged Iran sanctions, Iran crude exports, US Gulf Coast crude export capacity, geopolitical tension, steel tariffs, geopolitics, us crude exports, OPEC crude exports, us oil production, crude oil exports, OPEC oil production Leave a comment
25 September

ClipperClips: Oil's OPEC Overreaction

As Brent crude pushed to multi-year highs yesterday, it was the topic of conversation on my every-other-Monday-morning segment on NPR's Texas Standard, as well as on CNBC Asia last night.

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Tagged Iran oil exports, OPEC, saudi arabia crude exports, spare capacity 1 Comment
24 September

The GERM Report

Risk level: Orange - High

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Tagged Strait of Hormuz, Iran crude exports, geopolitical tension, geopolitics, OPEC crude exports, OPEC oil production, oil inventories, Arab Gulf crude exports, oil, US shale, Iran oil production Leave a comment
17 September

The GERM Report

Risk level: Yellow - Elevated

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Tagged Iran sanctions, Iran crude exports, geopolitical tension, us natural gas exports, Russia crude exports, geopolitics, OPEC crude exports 1 Comment
10 September

The GERM Report

Welcome to the new home of The GERM Report by Dan Graeber, a commentary on the intersection between geopolitical events and the price of oil. GERM stands for Geopolitical Energy and Risk Monitoring. Dan has a long history in oil markets and an academic background in international relations theory. Apart from energy, he's contributed to the discussion on the foreign policy strategy of...

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09 September

Flogging a Dead Cow

Amir Richani is the author of today's blog post. Amir is a geopolitical analyst at ClipperData, with a voracious appetite for studying political, economic and social developments in Latin America. He holds a BA in Political Studies, his favorite thing to eat is seafood soup, and his most treasured place in the world is Angel Falls in Venezuela. 

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Tagged Vaca Muerta, Argentina oil exports, Argentina oil imports, geopolitics, geopolitical tension 1 Comment

About the Author

Matt Smith deciphers and distills what is most relevant across the energy complex into cohesive and pithy knowledge you can use. The belly laugh is a bonus.

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