May 20-21, 2021
Virtual / St. Petersburg, Russia

Argus Oil Products 2021. CIS and Global Markets

Meet Gazprom Neft, Rosneft, Lukoil and other market leaders in one platform

Global price reporting agency Argus cordially invites you to take part in the 13th international Argus Oil Products 2021. CIS and Global Markets conference, which will be held on 20-21 May.

The conference will consider the principal events affecting the development of the domestic and export markets for Russian oil products in the past 2020 and first half of 2021, as well as looking forward to assess the changes that will impact these markets in the near future. Key refiners, trading firms, transportation companies and government agencies will be among those taking part in the conference.

Registration Partnership Agenda

Virtual participation rate - €250 (plus 20pc VAT)

Standard rate - €1000 (plus 20pc VAT)

Topics on the agenda will include:

  • Russia’s refining industry

    Russia’s refining industry and its prospects under new conditions. State regulation of the market. Refinery modernization -- investment agreements, impact on reverse excise tax
  • Global market review

    Macroeconomic situation analysis. World demand dynamics. Energy transition and transformation of global refining. Programme of environmental infrastructure modernization
  • Transportation and logistics

    Changes in oil product shipments geography. Infrastructure projects. Existing trends and prospects of oil products rail transportation market. Mid-term changes in Russian Railways’ tariff policy. Port infrastructure development amid reducing cargo base
  • Rerouting trade cargo flows of oil products

    Rerouting trade cargo flows of oil products: reasons and new directions
  • Regional markets

    Specifics of oil products exports


David Fyfe
Chief Economist, Argus
The Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation
Mikhail Antonov
President and Managing Director, Gazprom Marketing and Trading, USA
Sergey Agibalov
Head of Crude & Refined Products Consulting, Argus
Rauf Guseynov
Senior Editor of Argus Caspian Market/Argus Caspian Transport publications
Xenia Mihai
Senior Regulatory Specialist, Intertek Semko AB (Sweden)
Denis Belyaev
Chairman, St. Petersburg Government Committee for Nature Use, Environmental Protection and Ecological Safety
Mikhail Nikulin
Head of the Industrial Innovations Technology Centre, Gazprom Neft
Denis Demin
Head of the Asset Development and Acquisition Department, Gazprom Neft
Maxim Murashko
General Director, IPP
Vadim Simdyakin
Head, Logistics and Oil Operation Directorate, Gazprom Neft
Vladimir Zhigulskiy
Director, Honored Ecologist of Russia, Eco-Express-Service
William Harwood
SVP, Eurasian Crude & Products, Argus
Olga Gopkalo
Chief Specialist, Morstroytechnology

Conference Format

The epidemiological situation in Russia regarding coronavirus is stabilizing, the incidence of coronavirus is gradually declining. However, some restrictions on intercity and foreign travel are still in place. In the current environment, we are pleased to offer a new format of events combining face-to-face and online participation.

How it works

A part of the audience (local participants and representatives of countries with whom the borders will be open at the time of the conference) will meet at the hotel and network face-to-face, while others will have the chance to join the conference online (make appointments, ask questions to the speakers and take part in discussions).



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