About DME
The DME is the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East. The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) is the premier energy-focused commodities exchange in the East of Suez and home to the world's third crude benchmark.   The DME was launched in June 2007 with the goal of bringing fair and transparent price discovery and efficient…
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Oman crude oil price up around 100% from January 2016 lows
07 Jun 2016
The price of Oman crude oil on the Dubai Mercantile Exchange has increased around 100% from the multi-year lows set during January, as the upwards…
DME holds roundtable for Chinese independent oil refineries
30 May 2016
Event supports the registration process for refineries to trade Oman Crude Oil Futures on DME for risk management and procurement   DME,…
ABN AMRO to Issue Letters of Credit for DME Trading from Singapore
25 May 2016
DME, the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East, announced today that ABN AMRO Bank N.V. has been…
DME Announces First Fujairah Fuel Oil Trade
23 May 2016
Dubai, May 23, 2016 - The first trade in Middle East fuel oil derivatives has taken place on the DME, the leading east of Suez energy exchange.…
DME reaches the 10 billion barrels mark
12 May 2016
The exchange posts 11% increase in trading volumes till date in 2016   The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) today crossed the 10 million…
First independent Chinese refiner trades DME Oman
04 May 2016
Dubai, UAE, May 4, 2016 - Shandong Chambroad Petrochemicals Co., has become the first independent Chinese refiner to trade Oman crude oil futures…
DME lists Middle East fuel oil derivatives
27 Apr 2016
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East, today announced its…
DME sets multiple records in January
02 Feb 2016
Physical delivery for March loading reached 27.3mn bl Average daily volume increase by 17%   Dubai, February 2, 2016 - DME, the premier…
DME sets new open interest record
27 Jan 2016
DME, the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East, announces today a new open interest record for its…
DME registers 30 per cent increase in physical delivery volumes in 2015
14 Dec 2015
  229,039,000 barrels of Oman crude oil shipped through DME in 2015 compared to 176,514,000 barrels in 2014   The Dubai Mercantile…