About DME
DME is the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East. 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.   DME was launched in June 2007 with the goal of bringing fair and transparent price discovery and efficient risk management to…
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DME sets new record for physical delivery volumes
06 Feb 2017
36.8 million barrels will be delivered through the Exchange in March 2017   Continuing its strong start to 2017, the Dubai Mercantile Exchange…
DME starts 2017 with new open interest record
01 Feb 2017
All-time record confirms growing interest and confidence in the Oman Crude Oil Futures Contract among global energy market players Dubai, February…
DME records 20 per cent growth in physical delivery volumes in 2016 delivering over 260,000,000 barrels
11 Jan 2017
Impressive growth in trading volumes appears set to continue in 2017 with a record 29,887,000 barrels of DME Oman Crude due for delivery in…
DME Oman Crude Oil hits 12 month high as supply glut reined in
12 Oct 2016
Dubai, 12 October 2016 –Dubai Mercantile Exchange said Tuesday that Oman crude oil breached a 12 month high of over $50 per barrel, as…
DME lists two new Middle East fuel oil derivatives
22 Sep 2016
Dubai, September 22, 2016 - The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle…
DME successfully concludes its latest auction of Oman crude oil
04 Jul 2016
Global crude players bid through DME Auctions for 1 million barrels of oil   Dubai, July 4, 2016 - The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME)…
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.…