Oil trade between the Middle East & Asia is the world’s largest and most important single inter-regional trade flow of crude oil. Asia’s four largest oil consumers, China, India, Japan & South Korea, secure up to half their crude requirements from the Middle East and, as reported by the US Energy Information Administration, an estimated 76% of 17.3 million barrels per day of crude and condensate that flowed through the Straits of Hormuz in 2018 were bound for Asia
This 1-day course will focus on the pricing of Middle East crude oil in Asia, analysing:-
Senior Visiting Research Fellow, Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore
Dr. Tilak K. Doshi is Senior Visiting Research Fellow, Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore. Dr. Doshi is an industry expert with over 25 years of international work experience in leading oil and gas companies and think tanks.
His previous appointments include Managing Consultant at Muse, Stancil & Co (Asia); Chief Economist, Energy Studies Institute, National University of Singapore; Senior Fellow and Program Director, King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia); Executive Director for Energy, Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC, UAE); Specialist Consultant, Saudi Aramco (Dhahran, Saudi Arabia); Chief Asia Economist, Unocal Corporation (Singapore); Director for Economic and Industry Analysis, Atlantic Richfield Corporation (ARCO, Los Angeles, U.S.).
Dr. Doshi is the author of many articles and three books on energy economics, the most recent of which was “Singapore Chronicles: Energy” (Straits Times Press, 2016). He received his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Hawaii on a scholarship provided by the East-West Centre. He was one of two candidates which were granted the 1984 Robert S. McNamara Research Fellow award by World Bank, Washington, D.C., and he received a Distinction for MA in Economics by Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand in 1982.
Module 1 – 12.15PM TO 1.45PM SGT
Module 2 – 2.00PM TO 3.30PM SGT
Module 3 – 4.00PM TO 5.30PM SGT
Module 4 – 5.45PM TO 7.15PM SGT
15 – 17 July 2020
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This intensive and unique virtual three-day course, is offered with brand new content, adding in effective, battle-tested strategies on how to collect, manage and act on information in the decision making process as well as how to respond to the pandemic.
18 – 19 August 2020
Led by Mr. William Tan, Vice President, Miyabi Industries
This virtual training course focuses on managing VLSFO and ULSMGO, examining problems that vessels have encountered since late 2019 to-date, offering lessons to be learnt and the most practical mitigating measures for potential risks.