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Crossing the borders

November 1, 2006 - By

Propane marketers got a glimpse into the propane markets throughout the world as part of the World LP Gas Forum. Among those highlighted were Canada and Mexico, providing U.S. marketers insight to their northern and southern neighbors. H├ęctor Moreira, under-secretary for hydrocarbons for the Mexican Ministry of Energy, said fuel consumption in Mexico remains strong at 339,000 barrels per day... read more

Partnership perils

November 1, 2006 - By

Imagine sitting down with your spouse to list the details of your relationship in writing. Beyond those Yes, dear items, there are treacherous pitfalls in specifying what you meant when you said I do those many years ago. read more

Mirror, mirror on the wall

November 1, 2006 - By

While first intentions should always be to get the customer to comply with safety standards, real world situations can call for tough decisions. read more

The best of Drucker on propane

November 1, 2006 - By

Work on the most expensive resource -- time -- and set goals for productivity and improvement. read more

You, your lawyer and the insurer

November 1, 2006 - By

Understanding the rules between you, your lawyer and the insurance company is important should you ever face a lawsuit defended by an attorney selected by your insurer. read more

A global view of propane’s future

November 1, 2006 - By

The secretary general for the World Energy Council concedes he has serious doubts about finding long-term solutions to meet burgeoning consumption needs in today's radically changing global energy market. read more

Effective product pricing

November 1, 2006 - By

In today's volatile energy market, the successful propane marketer must know how to effectively price propane. It's one of the most important skills for any owner/manager to hone. read more