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Tom Kool


Contributor since: 23 Sep 2015

Tom Kool

Tom majored in International Business at Amsterdam’s Higher School of Economics, he is Oilprice.com's Head of Operations

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    Published 31 May 2019 | viewed 14,682 times

    Oil prices continued to plunge on Friday morning after U.S. President Trump announced new tariffs against Mexico, forcing its southern neighbor to take harsher measures…

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    Published 17 May 2019 | viewed 7,495 times

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    Published 14 May 2019 | viewed 5,061 times

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  • Oil Markets Uncertain As Trade War Counters Supply Shortages

    Published 10 May 2019 | viewed 7,129 times

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  • Has The Oil Rally Reached Its Limit?

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  • Oil Prices Rebound As Saudis Reassure Markets

    Published 30 April 2019 | viewed 13,574 times

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  • Oil Prices Crash As OPEC Prepares To Boost Supply

    Published 26 April 2019 | viewed 50,774 times

    Oil prices dipped on Friday as markets brace themselves for more OPEC supply following Trump’s decision not to extend the Iran sanctions waivers. (Click to…

  • Oil Hits 2019 High On Iran Sanctions

    Published 23 April 2019 | viewed 8,165 times

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  • The Firm Floor Under Oil Prices

    Published 19 April 2019 | viewed 17,632 times

    The continued slowdown of US shale production and the looming deadline for Iran sanctions waivers have put a floor under oil prices this week Friday,…

  • Oil Bulls Undaunted By OPEC Fears

    Published 16 April 2019 | viewed 11,734 times

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  • Oil Posts Sixth Week Of Gains

    Published 12 April 2019 | viewed 8,218 times

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