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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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…
Natixis approved to issue Letters of Credit  for trading on DME
25 Nov 2015
Dubai, 25 November, 2015 - Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) and Natixis are pleased to announce that Natixis has been approved to issue Letters…
Oman’s Ministry of Oil and Gas signs up for “DME Auctions”
16 Nov 2015
Dubai, November 16, 2015 - The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) announced today that Oman’s Ministry of Oil and Gas has become the first…
DME reaches milestone of 9 billion barrels traded through
28 Oct 2015
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) announced today that it has now reached the 9 billion barrel mark, with a total of 9 million contracts (eqv.…
Singapore’s OCBC Bank to issue Letters of Credit for DME trading
26 Oct 2015
Dubai, October 26, 2015 – Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME) has announced that Singapore-headquartered OCBC Bank has become the latest global…
DME Selects Elysian Technology for Auctions Business
12 Oct 2015
DME Selects Elysian Technology for Auctions Business The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the premier international energy futures and commodities…
DME named “Asia Exchange of the Year” by Energy Risk
08 Oct 2015
DME named “Asia Exchange of the Year” by Energy Risk Dubai, October 8, 2015 - The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the premier international…
DME Launches “DME Auctions” to enhance spot commodities trading
21 Sep 2015
DME Launches “DME Auctions” to enhance spot commodities trading The Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the premier international energy…