Market Movers Asia, May 3-7: Weak demand, ample supply could weigh on oil market sentiments

On Platts Market Movers Asia this week with Associate Editor Pankaj Rao: Market watchers say the combination of weak demand and more oil deliveries could weigh on sentiment as the new trading cycle approaches.

Further highlights on the raw materials market:

* Refineries generally expect producers in the Middle East to lower official sales prices in June if there is sufficient supply

* Singapore prohibits crew changes for seafarers from India

* India’s petrochemical chains are facing disruptions and delivery delays

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