Ike, Gustav take big bite out of production
Hurricanes take out big part of Gulf of Mexico production as operators, refiners shut down; MMS says shut-ins began late August
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Back-to-back hurricanes Gustav and now Ike, as it churns through the Gulf of Mexico, have taken the lionís share of U.S. Gulf oil and natural gas production out of circulation, causing a major supply disruption and forcing some producers to request emergency loans from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum R....
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