TITLE

Pricey oil always a bad thing?

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon; Baer, John
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/1/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 17, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the high price of oil as of May 2006. In the past few weeks, the world has been full of the news about the oil price and it seems that we are getting closer to uncharted territory as the price of a barrel hovers at around $75. The high oil price, if it is sustained, will spur innovation in alternatives. It will make as realize the true value of being able to travel considerable distances.
ACCESSION #
20864647

 

Related Articles

  • Russia is Top Oil Producer. Marphatia, Ravi // Paintindia;Aug2008, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p70 

    The article reports that Russia is the largest producer of crude oil in the world. It states that the country is a step ahead of Saudi Arabia, the leading crude oil producer in the Middle East. It notes that the price of crude oil has reached the highest price of $147 per barrel. It also...

  • Oil at near record highs. Skeffington, Robert // BRW;3/25/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p81 

    Cites the increase in the price of crude oil in the U.S.

  • PRICES & PEOPLE.  // Chemical Market Reporter;9/27/2004, Vol. 266 Issue 10, p20 

    Presents charts depicting prices of petroleum products.

  • OPEC oil-price optimism. Heathcote, Andrew; Roberts, Craig // BRW;8/19/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 32, p81 

    Reports that oil prices could fall in 2005 because of higher overall production and more reliable supplies from Iraq, Russia and Venezuela according to Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries president Purnomo Yusgiantoro.

  • Prices edge up.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;1/27/2006, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p10 

    The article reports on the increase in oil prices for the week ending June 25, 2006. Concerns over supply disruptions in Nigeria and the threat of sanctions being imposed on Iran over its nuclear programme have affected oil prices. The percentage of crude stocks has declined in the week ending...

  • Fill 'Er Up? Schisgall, Stuart // Junior Scholastic;2/11/2008, Vol. 110 Issue 12, p6 

    The article offers information regarding economic and environmental concerns surrounding global petroleum prices.

  • Brent: 2 August-9 August.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/18/2000, Vol. 44 Issue 33, p3 

    Presents a graph reflecting prices of Brent crude contracts for the period August 2-9, 2000.

  • OIL: Prices test the upper limits.  // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/18/2000, Vol. 44 Issue 33, p9 

    Reports on movement of oil prices in the international market during the second week of August 2000. Events that renewed the upward pressure on oil prices; Bullish rebound in the spot price of the European benchmark; Results of a crude inventory report by the American Petroleum Institute.

  • Gas Prices Change.  // Bulverde Standard (Canyon Lake, TX);4/28/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p1 

    The article reports on the statement of the website TexasGasPrices.com that the average prices of retail gasoline in Texas changed by 1.1 cents for each gallon at an average of 2.72 dollars/g compared to the national average prices which moved by 1.1 cents at an average of 2.87 dollars/g.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics