Iowa’s anger over Trump’s ethanol policy gives Democrats opening

NEW YORK (Reuters) – In a speech last month to farmers in Texas, President Donald Trump won applause as he talked up recent U.S. trade agreements. When he tried... Read more »

Oil falls as China virus cases surpass SARS total

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Thursday on concerns over the potential economic impact of the coronavirus that continues to spread worldwide, while the market also considered the... Read more »

Oil falls for sixth day as China virus raises global growth, demand concerns

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil futures fell for a sixth session on Tuesday as the spread of a new virus in China and several countries raised concerns about a hit... Read more »

Oil extends declines as fears grow over China virus

TOKYO (Reuters) – Crude prices fell more than 2% to multi-month lows on Monday as the rising number of cases of the new coronavirus in China and city lockdowns... Read more »

Electric vehicle maker Rivian: expect prices lower than previously announced

MILL VALLEY, California (Reuters) – Electric vehicle startup Rivian on Saturday displayed its pickup truck and SUV at an event in San Francisco’s Bay Area and said that when... Read more »

Oil market shrugs off Libya crisis amid ample global supply

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Tuesday on expectations that a well-supplied global market, including supplies from growing record U.S. production, would be able to absorb disruptions... Read more »

Oil market shrugs off Libya crisis

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices fell more on Tuesday on expectations that a well-supplied market would be able to absorb disruptions that have cut Libya’s crude production to a... Read more »

Eastern Libyan protesters close Zueitina oil port

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – Eastern Libyan forces closed down major oil ports, a spokesman for an oil protection force allied to eastern-based commander Khalifa Haftar said on Friday, escalating... Read more »

Flying metal from Spanish factory blast may have killed man 2km away: authorities

MADRID (Reuters) – A flying plate of metal may have killed a man some 2km away from the site of a huge chemical plant explosion in northeastern Spain when... Read more »

Phase 1 commodity targets likely more than China can chew: analysts

BEIJING/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Commodity traders and analysts are struggling to map out how China will reach the eye-popping amounts it is committing to buy from the United States under... Read more »