Scottish oil prices certain to rise as global reserves are drained



According to Goldman Sachs, in Energy Voice, the market is ‘rebalancing rapidly’ and ‘demand will significantly exceed production’, according to the IEA’s Head of Oil Industry and Markets, Neil Atkinson. US stockpiles fell by the 5.2 million barrels in one week. So much for the risk to prices posed by shale. The global supply deficit is predicted to be as wide as 2 billion barrels per day by July.

This is just more evidence along the same lines of several earlier pieces:

Why Scotland’s oil is going to be worth a fortune in the years to come

Scottish heavy grade North Sea oil generating more massive profits for corporations and the UK Treasury


Don’t let anyone tell you the North Sea is past its peak.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s