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Japan to halt Iran oil imports under US pressure

Japan to halt Iran oil imports under US pressure

The export business of crude oil and condensate of Iran has experienced a record low of 70M barrels in August, which is its lowest since last year's April, and very well before the second round of the United States economic sanction, which is scheduled for November 4.

Brent crude futures were lower on Tuesday afternoon in Asia, trading down 0.10 percent to $78.07 per barrel. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude CLc1 futures rose 7 cents to settle at $69.87 a barrel after earlier hitting a session high of $71.40. U.S.

As oil markets show growing global supply concern, Iraq is signaling the jitters may be overdone.

Oman's oil minister, also speaking to CNBC, said not enough attention was being paid to how trade tensions could damage China's demand for oil.

Oil prices were little changed on Tuesday, as energy infrastructure on the U.S. Gulf Coast braced for a hurricane, but gains were capped as a stronger dollar and report of rising stockpiles at the Cushing, Oklahoma hub weighed.

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The moves by the two top buyers of Iranian crude indicate that the Islamic Republic may not be fully cut off from global oil markets from November, when U.S. sanctions against Tehran's petroleum sector are due to start.

Emerging market woes are weighing on global economic growth prospects, with Asian shares on Thursday heading for their sixth straight session of losses.

US oil prices edged up on Tuesday, rising back past $70 per barrel, after two Gulf of Mexico oil platforms were evacuated in preparation for a hurricane.

"There are very detailed conversations taking place between the US and India on just the technical issues related to going to zero and those conversations will continue".

Oil is a seasonal weak spot for crude oil.

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Tehran is offering nearly free shipping and extended credit period, arranging for tankers and insurance after Indian firms including Shipping Corp of India (SCI) were forced to halt voyages to Iran due to USA sanctions.

According to Stephen Innes, Asia-Pacific brokerage OANDA's head of trading, the Brent crude oil benchmark's price rise has been supported by the expectation that the upcoming United States sanctions are going to lead to constrained markets across the globe.

Current conditions have put Brent crude oil just a tad under the psychological $80 level.

The bank also said it expects Brent to average at $75 per barrel, a huge jump from its prior prediction of $55 per barrel.

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