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    . Sometimes we need the changes in trading patterns to earn more benefits. The New Zealand economy has changed in 2012. Obvious many changes have come up in New Zealand’s trade. In the early 1970s, the terms of trade were very high, because demand was very high for agricultural products. Later suddenly Agriculture prices down. From 1970 to 1973, the large increase in oil price and another increase in 1979 with a corresponding decline in the terms of trade. Higher oil prices impacted the New Zealand’s growth in several ways in the mid of 1970. The growth and the distribution demand was impacted for the New Zealand’s exports. In 1984, change was required for the New Zealand’s economy because unemployment rate was rising. There were number of…

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    External Factors

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    factors are concrete legislations and regulation whilst political factors are attitudes and approaches (Oxford Learning Lab, n.d).In a PESTLE perspective legal stands as “what might be the impact of possible new laws”(Dooley, Guy, Goymer, Richards, Richards, 2006:52). A legal factor that has impacted business for example is the new National Living Wage— Wilkinson and Swinford (2015) a compulsory minimum wage pay raise from £6.50 to £7.20; additionally, due to the cut of corporation tax business…

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    scenarios in order to make flexible investment options. Ministry of Transport have considered a change in oil price and digital technology advancement in determining the four future scenarios. Societal change has been mentioned and social preference of virtual or physical interaction were also considered along with telecommunication advancements. 2 FACTORS IMPACT ON PERSONAL TRANSPORT DEMAND 2.1 Oil…

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    US Oil Embargo Lifted- Is It A Big Deal The lifting of the oil embargo is the Silver lining, which will encourage the Shale oil drillers to continue pumping at rock bottom prices. The possibility of better times in the future will encourage them to cut costs and survive the current crisis. There are a number of questions associated with the lifting of the ban, who will benefit from this? Will gasoline prices rise at the pump? Who will buy from the US when there is so much of supply glut in…

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    Pros and Cons of Fracking Grandriver Getty images.com By Daniela Bobadilla, Christopher Gleason, Irvin Casillas Fracking is just another way of saying hydraulic fracturing, which is the process of cracking through sentiments (hence fracturing) to make harvesting resources such as oil more accessible. The fracking process uses pressurized water with a combination of other materials to penetrate into said sentiment. In the late 1940s, engineers used fracking to increase oil production.…

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    Hydraulic fracturing or fracking made a dramatic entrance into the national and international scene between 2009 and 2014. During these years, the United States became the world's top oil producer. It also created a huge demand for trucking to haul sand, water, equipment, drilling fluids, and other materials. OPEC responded to this challenge by flooding the market with oil to drive down oil prices below the break-even price for doing fracking profitably. The intent was to bankrupt the fracking…

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    Low Oil Price Essay

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    1.Introduction The oil price fluctuates constantly,and recently it has decreased globally,investors are no longer willing to invest in expensive oil, including the U.S. shale oil, deep sea oil and heavy oil. A low oil price has a significant impact on the world both politically and economically. The impact on different countries can be diverse.The influence on countries is always divided into two types,the developing countries and developed countries,the importing countries and exporting…

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    The shale oil introduction in the oil market has made a gigantic impact in terms of the supply, demand and prices. This evolution might affect the major players in the market for the short and long run. However, there are a number of crucial factors that affect this advance process in extracting shale oil. First, the break-even price for United States’ shale oil is from 30$ per barrel to 90$ per barrel. In contrast, Saudi Arabia crude oil break-even price is 10$ per barrel according to…

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    British Petroleum took a massive hit to public image, brand name, and to the overall prosperity of the company, following the oil spill that occurred on April 20, 2010. The spill occurred in the Gulf of Mexico near the Mississippi River Delta, at the Deepwater Horizon Oil Facility (Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill). Since this horrific incident, which basically crippled the company, they have been employing numerous tactics to try to recover from it. There are two categories in which one can place…

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    and more. Only approximately 2% makes it across the “great pond” to America. Since the price drop on the oil market in 2014 which was caused by various factors but mainly by new oil discoveries and by the Organization of Petrol Exporting Countries (OPEC) trying to sustain its market share even by lowering the oil price, a barrel of crude oil plummeted from around $110 per barrel to around $30 per barrel and the current price is hovering at around 50 $/bbl at the moment (per October 2016). Low…

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