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Crude Oil Reserves Metrics of GCC Members

Crude Oil Reserves Metrics of GCC Members

Majed A. Al Suwailem, Abdullah Aldayel

As of December 2018, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries had combined proven reserves of 497 billion barrels of crude oil. This represents approximately 34% of the world’s estimated proven crude reserves.

Majed A. Al Suwailem Majed A. Al Suwailem
Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
April 27, 2020
Crude Oil and Refined Products
Future of Natural Gas Markets Future of Global Oil Markets

Crude Oil and Refined Products

Rami Shabaneh, Abdullah Aldayel

The power sector in Saudi Arabia makes up just over half of the natural gas demand in the Kingdom, followed by the industrial sector and non-energy use as a feedstock for petrochemicals.

Rami Shabaneh Shabaneh, Rami
Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
April 6, 2020
Market Structure, Inventories and Oil Prices: An Empirical Analysis
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Market Structure, Inventories and Oil Prices: An Empirical Analysis

Jennifer Considine, Philipp Galkin, Abdullah Aldayel

Understanding the relationship between crude oil prices and inventory levels is critical for policymakers and economic actors. The size of the ‘basis,’ or spread between spot and futures prices, reflects the level of inventories and can trigger arbitrage trading. The…

Jennifer Considine Considine, Jennifer
Philipp Galkin Galkin, Philipp
Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
February 24, 2020
Assessment of Coronavirus Effects on Oil Demand Implied by Price Elasticities

Assessment of Coronavirus Effects on Oil Demand Implied by Price Elasticities

Ronald Ripple, Dongmei Chen, Abdullah Aldayel, Hamid M. Al Sadoon

There appears to be a significant response in the crude oil markets to the coronavirus outbreak that originated in Wuhan, China, in December 2019 and has since spread globally. Many cities in Hubei, of which Wuhan is the capital, have been…

Ronald Ripple Ripple, Ronald
Dongmei Chen Chen, Dongmei
Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
Hamid M. Al Sadoon Al Sadoon, Hamid M.
February 20, 2020
The Value of Spot Sales to a Producing Country Subject to Production Quotas
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The Value of Spot Sales to a Producing Country Subject to Production Quotas

Jennifer Considine, Kang Wu, Abdullah Aldayel

In recent years, global oil markets have experienced intensified competition driven by growing surpluses of lighter crude and shale oil. As their margins have shrunk, many producers have increased output in order to boost revenue, adding to the oversupply. Meanwhile,…

Jennifer Considine Considine, Jennifer
Kang Wu Wu, Kang
Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
January 16, 2020
The Impact of Global Trade Disruptions on World Oil Markets
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The Impact of Global Trade Disruptions on World Oil Markets

Abdullah Aldayel, AlJawhara Al Quayid, Jennifer Considine, Emre Hatipoglu

After decades of relatively smooth trade liberalization, a wave of protectionist measures and a global trade war is now threatening world trade. On September 1, 2019, the United States (U.S.) imposed a new series of tariffs on Chinese imports worth…

Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
AlJawhara Al Quayid Al Quayid, AlJawhara
Jennifer Considine Considine, Jennifer
Emre Hatipoglu Hatipoglu, Emre
December 4, 2019
A Short-Term Forecasting Model for Brent Oil Prices
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A Short-Term Forecasting Model for Brent Oil Prices

Hamid M. Al Sadoon, Colin Ward, Jennifer Considine, Abdullah Aldayel

The KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook (KOMO) has been designed to provide readers with a timely source of data, forecasts and analysis of world oil markets, including an understanding of the key factors affecting world oil prices. This paper gives a…

Hamid M. Al Sadoon Al Sadoon, Hamid M.
Colin Ward Ward, Colin
Jennifer Considine Considine, Jennifer
Abdullah Aldayel Aldayel, Abdullah
October 20, 2019