Tag: commodity pricing

Xcel’s rates have risen but are still below state’s average | amarillo.com

Xcel’s rates have risen but are still below state’s average | amarillo.com

Higher bills from Xcel Energy, which has a monopoly on Texas Panhandle homes and powers most area businesses, are a result of costly technological upgrades, spokesman Wes Reeves said. The average residential bill has increased 19.8 percent per kilowatt-hour since 2006. Fluctuations in fuel pricing, particularly natural gas, typically impact deregulated energy providers more heavily […]

Fuel cost sees 7% rise since start of dynamic pricing | ET EnergyWorld

Fuel cost sees 7% rise since start of dynamic pricing | ET EnergyWorld

KOLKATA: Both petrol and diesel prices in Kolkata have risen by more than 7% since June 16, when the government introduced dynamic pricing of fuel. Dynamic pricing, according to oil marketing companies, is to ensure the benefit of even the smallest change in international fuel prices can be passed on to dealers and consumers. The […]

Zambia : Government should take advantage of increased copper prices. | LusakaTimes

Zambia : Government should take advantage of increased copper prices. | LusakaTimes

Rise in copper prices should put a smile on people’s faces because it ought to translate in improved living standards for Zambians due to increased foreign exchange earnings and potential job creation. Increase in foreign exchanges will sustain the appreciation of the kwacha against the dollar and will reduce inflation due to the fact that […]

Celanese (CE) to Raise Prices of Selective Acetyl Products | Nasdaq.com

Celanese (CE) to Raise Prices of Selective Acetyl Products | Nasdaq.com

Celanese Corporation CE announced that it will increase the list and off-list selling price of certain acetyl intermediates products. The price hike is effective immediately or as contracts permit. In the United States, prices of Acetic Acid, Acetic Anhydride and Acetic Acid/ Acetic Anhydride blend will increase by 4 cents per lb. In Mexico and […]

Freezing Energy Prices Is Not Key to Change | Recorder Daily

Freezing Energy Prices Is Not Key to Change | Recorder Daily

Energy prices have been in the news a lot lately, with over 52 million customers in the UK who currently purchase energy from one supplier, or multiple suppliers it is no wonder that when utility companies hike their yearly prices up, there is uproar from the public. Whilst justified, there are often key factors involved […]

Do You Know Petrol Prices Are The Highest In Last 3 Years? | ChandigarhX

Do You Know Petrol Prices Are The Highest In Last 3 Years? | ChandigarhX

The nation has been so gripped to Baba Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s conviction and sentencing for past many days that we didn’t even notice where oil prices in the country are going. Petrol prices is hovering at the highest rate in last 3 years, and that of diesel, the highest in last 4 months. Since July, […]

Russian wheat exports ‘too slow’ to meet lofty expectations | Agrimoney.com

Russian wheat exports ‘too slow’ to meet lofty expectations | Agrimoney.com

Wheat price impact Traders at major commodities house, with substantial interests in Russia, said that “if it is now going to be standard practice for Russia to produce in excess of 75m tonnes of wheat [a year] then they will need to invest in infrastructure in order to take their product to the market”. This […]

Competition keeps Baltimore County gas stations nimble | Baltimore Sun

Competition keeps Baltimore County gas stations nimble | Baltimore Sun

When it comes to filling up his GMC SUV, every penny counts for Frank Beales, a retired corrections officer from Violetville. He stopped at the U.S. Gas in Halethorpe earlier this month after seeing the street sign advertising $2.19 for a gallon of regular. “It’s the price,” said Beales, 66. “I’m sure I’m not the […]

OPEC’s all-options strategy not enough to lift the price of oil | UPI.com

OPEC’s all-options strategy not enough to lift the price of oil | UPI.com

Aug. 24 (UPI) — Oil prices fell flat early Thursday as questions about OPEC’s efforts to balance the market overshadowed possible U.S. offshore production issues. Crude oil prices rallied Wednesday after the U.S. Energy Information Administration issued a report indicating further drawdowns in U.S. crude oil and gasoline inventories, a sign the market in the […]

Orica warns rising gas prices hitting profits and jobs | Herald Sun

Orica warns rising gas prices hitting profits and jobs | Herald Sun

HOUSEHOLDS PAYING INFLATED ELECTRICITY AND GAS PRICES Joining the ranks of manufacturing industry leaders to call for immediate action on surging prices, Mt Calderon on Thursday said the nation’s gas market was “at a crisis point”. Orica was in the “bizarre” situation where it could make more money converting imported ammonia into gas to sell […]