• Tanker Farm

    At Carib-Oil.Com we have a dedicated research team that analyses the oil and fuel markets in the Caribbean Economic Region (CER) and around the world.

  • Caribbean Map

    Carib Oil is a blog published by a group of authors seeking dissemination of information related to the trade of oil in the Caribbean; we encourage comments and posting related to the oil business from our readers and followers. However, we maintain the right to strictly monitor, edit, filter and delete any comments, postings, and unrelated material.— Please maintain a professional language and context related to oil trade.—
    Follow Us on Twitter

    PDVSA, Valero in talks to restart Aruba refinery units
    By Marianna Parraga, Reuters         December 2, 2013    08:08:00 AM
    HOUSTON, TEXAS (USA) – Venezuela’s state-run oil company, PDVSA, and U.S. refiner Valero Energy Corp are running tests to evaluate the restart of five units at the 235,000 barrel per day (bpd) Aruba refinery, which was shut last year because of high costs, according to three sources familiar with the situation.The Aruba refinery was closed in September 2012 when owner Valero reduced its workforce and stopped units at the refinery, which cannot convert heavy crudes into light products because it lacks deep conversion plants.

    [Read more…]



    Caribbean Alt Energy News

    • World Future Energy Summit November 26, 2014
      Thank you for your interest in registering to attend the World Future Energy Summit taking place from the 19th – 22nd January 2015 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC),UAE. Building on the high profile successes of WFES 2014, the 8th annual gathering of future energy’s world leaders will be home to brilliant minds and inspiring thinkers for fo […]
      Carol Davis


    Marine News

    • US House to Hold Hearing on Oil Export Ban November 25, 2014
      A House of Representatives panel will hold a hearing on Dec. 11 to explore whether a decades-old law that prohibits the export of crude oil makes sense in an era of domestic energy abundance.


    Eurasia News

    Unable to display feed at this time.