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Crude oil futures gain on rising geopolitical tensions; Libya

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Singapore — Crude oil futures kicked off the week on a stronger note in mid-morning trade in Asia Monday, buoyed by renewed supply concerns on mounting geopolitical tensions in the Middle East, after Iran seized a UK chemical tanker and briefly detained a UK-owned VLCC in the Strait of Hormuz Friday. Not registered? Receive daily Read More

Iran seizes two UK tankers, ratchets up Strait of Hormuz oil flow risks

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Highlights Stena Impero chemical tanker seized, VLCC Mesdar released Iran’s IRGC says it seized Stena Bulk for shipping violation: state TV UK foreign secretary ‘extremely concerned’ by incidents Washington — Iran seized a UK chemical tanker and briefly detained a UK-owned VLCC in the Strait of Hormuz Friday, ratcheting up regional tensions and risks to Read More

Syngenta profits hit by U.S./China trade wars, bad weather

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ZURICH (Reuters) – Agricultural chemical maker Syngenta on Friday reported a 34% fall in first-half net income, showing the impact of U.S. trade disputes with China and Mexico as well as bad weather in some of its markets. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Swiss agrochemicals maker Syngenta is seen on a farm in the village Read More

Syngenta CFO says it faces no glyphosate lawsuits

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FILE PHOTO: A young protestor with a bee mask takes part in “March against Bayer & Syngenta” demonstration in Basel, Switzerland May 18, 2019. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File Photo ZURICH (Reuters) – Chinese-owned agricultural chemical maker Syngenta has not been named in litigation involving weed-killer ingredient glyphosate that has hit German rival Bayer (BAYGn.DE), the Swiss-based company’s Read More

Bayer welcomes judge’s call for new trial in $2 billion glyphosate case

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FILE PHOTO: The logo of Bayer AG is pictured at the facade of the historic headquarters of the German pharmaceutical and chemical maker in Leverkusen, Germany, May 14, 2019. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay/File Photo FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany’s Bayer AG on Friday welcomed a conditional ruling by a U.S. judge calling for a retrial of the case Read More

Aramco IPO bankers question whether deal is worth the effort

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By Nicolas Parasie, Dinesh Nair and Matthew Martin on 7/18/2019 DUBAI (Bloomberg) — When Saudi Arabia announced plans to sell shares in its crown jewel Aramco, international bankers scrambled to get a piece of the action. Three years on, they’re questioning whether what could be the world’s biggest IPO is worth their time and effort. Read More

Trump EPA allows use of controversial pesticide

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(Reuters) – The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday said it will not ban the use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos, which has been linked to health issues in children, from use on U.S.-grown fruits and vegetables. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sign is seen on the podium at EPA headquarters in Washington, U.S., Read More

Union Pacific cost cuts sheltered profit amid freight slowdown

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(Reuters) – Union Pacific Corp (UNP.N) on Thursday reported a quarterly profit that beat Wall Street estimates, as the U.S. railroad operator cut costs and raised rates to overcome disruptions from record floods in the Midwest and ongoing U.S.-China trade tensions. FILE PHOTO: Locomotives at Union Pacific’s Engelwood rail yard wait to return to service Read More

ExxonMobil commits to joint development of open automation processes

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7/18/2019 HOUSTON – ExxonMobil said today it has signed collaboration agreements with six other companies to accelerate the development of Open Process Automation (OPA) systems. The companies currently included in this collaboration are Aramco Services Company, BASF, ConocoPhillips Company, The Dow Chemical Company, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Georgia-Pacific LLC and Linde PLC. Advances in Read More

Gevo to Report Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results on August 14, 2019

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ENGLEWOOD, Colo., July 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gevo, Inc. (NASDAQ: GEVO) announced today that it will host a conference call on August 14, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. EDT(2:30 p.m. MDT) to report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019 and provide an update on recent corporate highlights. To participate in the conference call, please dial Read More