No wonder the great oil-addicted military powers are becoming very twitchy. "Trade tensions" and tariff tit-for-tat between USA and China seem almost a cover as outright usage heavy fuel oil by ships must decline, and this will induce cutbacks of global trade by necessity.
Who uses Diesel Fuel? Its the big
engines of supply for the global economy. Ships, Heavy Transport &
Trucks, Mining Equipment. These will get more expensive, or run out.
Warning. Decline and shortages of lighter oil fuels are sure to follow
soon enough. Light oil production also uses Ships, Heavy Transport
Which mining and shipping raw materials exporter
and significant Diesel consumer may be serious Diesel fuel economic
trouble? - Australia.
Which western government appears to missing in action, while the world changes around it ? Australia.
Which western government democracy appears to be totally brain dead,
only sitting for several days over next several months? -- Australia
I would say Australian Government has given up the ghost.