Tag: crude producers

News and Policies, U.S.

Trump doesn’t want to protect other countries’ oil tankers — that could be a big problem

June 28, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

A flurry of oil tanker attacks in the world’s busiest transit lane for seaborne oil shipments has triggered grave concerns about maritime security, with President Donald Trump suggesting the U.S. could stop providing protection to other ships. Six oil tankers […]

News and Policies, World

Saudi Arabia faces a tightrope walk between Trump and fellow oil producers at OPEC meeting

September 21, 2018

Via: CNBC energy

Analysts don’t expect Saudi Arabia and its allies to make a major policy decision at this weekend’s meeting of oil- producing nations, but the Saudis face another challenge: appeasing President Donald Trump while keeping the kingdom’s vision for a grand […]