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Governments poised to agree historic CO2 emissions market system for aviation:
The United Nations International Civil Aviation Organization is poised to take a ground-breaking decision on a global market-based measure to control aviation’s greenhouse gas emissions.
Chicago jet fuel can be hazardous to your hair:
Oh, to be a jet fuel trader in the US Midwest. Instead of the relatively ho-hum day-to-day ups and downs that pass for normal in the world of buying and selling commodities, those who deal in jet fuel in the Chicago area have had to familiarize themselves with numerous terms.
Asian airlines' hedging strategies amid volatile crude oil market -- Jet fuel accounts for as much as a third of an airlines' expenses, and the rise and fall of fuel prices can have a great impact on profitability.
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Jet: USGC up, USAC down despite uncertainty
Sept. 19, 2016
Jet fuel differentials in the US Gulf Coast strengthened Monday while Atlantic Coast differentials weakened, as the market awaited a firm date for Colonial Pipeline to restart its ruptured Line 1.
S&P Global Platts assessed benchmark Gulf Coast 54 grade jet fuel on Colonial's prompt 52nd cycle at NYMEX October ULSD futures minus 11.25 cents/gal, up 25 points from Friday.