07 June - 01 January 1
Moscow, Russia

Argus Russian Crude Market 2018

Conference Agenda

Start End
  • 10.00
  • -
  • 11.00
  • Registration. Welcome coffee
  • 11.00
  • -
  • 12.30
  • Prospects of Russian oil industry under current conditions
  • The future of Russian crude exports amid growing volumes and tightening external competition
  • Impact of IMO 2020 regulations on the industry
  • Oil demand and OPEC’s production cut agreement
  • 12.30
  • -
  • 13.00
  • Coffee break
  • 13.00
  • -
  • 14.00
  • Benchmarks and key reference prices
  • Current challenges and problems of global crude benchmarks
  • Russian crude benchmark. Creating a price benchmark for export flows of Russian crude
  • Prospects of the Urals fob Primorsk futures contract
  • Expanding the range of benchmark crudes
  • Pricing in the international crude markets
  • 14.00
  • -
  • 15.00
  • Lunch
  • 15.00
  • -
  • 16.00
  • Russian crude exports
  • ESPO: growing demand in China
  • Existing logistic patterns of arctic crude exports
  • Russian oil on the European market
  • 16.00
  • -
  • 16.30
  • Coffee break
  • 16.30
  • -
  • 17.30
  • Russian crude oil market
  • The potential of transfer pricing laws and practice for Russian oil companies
  • Abolition of the export duty on crude
  • Russian oil refining sector
  • 17.30
  • -
  • 24.00
  • Cocktail reception