"There are two downward pressures on global oil demand growth".
The company said that Syncrude operations in Canada were impacted by a power supply disruption that began in late June with recovery by the middle of September, and highlighted progress in exploration during the quarter in Guyana while it increased rights for exploration areas in Brazil.
China's imports of Iranian crude tumbled 41.6 percent in September from a year earlier to 458,000 bpd, according to oil flow data on Refinitiv Eikon.
US supply surged by 2.1 million barrels from August 2017, the largest recorded increase in data going back to 1920, according to EIA.
The Permian region, which is located in western Texas and eastern New Mexico, accounts for about 63 percent of total Texas crude oil production and 95 percent of total New Mexico crude oil production.
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Another factor that weighed on prices over the last few weeks was the great Mexican Hedge.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries increased production in October to the highest level since 2016, while Russian Federation was said to raise output to a post-Soviet record. While the Crude price crash may provide some hope that we may survive the Iranian sanctions, the reality is that we still have no margin for error and we still have significant upside price risks. Saudi Arabian government responded with an indirect threat to US Government stating that any interference from President Trump or US Government in regards to death of the journalist will result in Saudi Arabia retaliating by driving oil price higher.
US sanctions on Iran's energy exports come into force on November 4 and it is still unclear how much the country's roughly 3.8 mln bpd. production will affected.
Consultancy JBC Energy said the oil price weakness was "probably driven by the wider negative market sentiment amid speculation about additional US tariffs on Chinese imports, should upcoming talks fail to produce the desired results".
To the extent that interest rate changes would be inappropriate if not for the inflation generated by rising oil prices, then the adverse economic impact coming from the oil market could be twofold in some countries. For example, should the world lose Iran's 2.7 million barrels per day, OPEC may not be able to fill the gap. This increase was in line with the increase in production from the United States.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday in a presidential memorandum that he had determined there was sufficient supply of petroleum and petroleum products from nations other than Iran to permit a reduction in purchases from that country.