Urals’ price stagnant on Belarus, contamination concerns

24.01.2020

Kazakhstan’s benchmark Urals crude’s differentials to dated Brent were stable on Thursday, as traders assessed how a stand-off over Russian oil supplies to Belarus might affect loadings from Russia’s ports in February.

Urals crude oil loadings from Primorsk and Ust-Luga for Feb. 1-10 were revised upwards by 0.3 million tonnes to 2.0...