Market Weekly: March 21 – 20 2026


Clem shared — “Indian PM Modi has announced a total lockdown of India for 21 days to stop the virus. Though much of this has already occurred demand wise it is another hit to global demand … Means 17.5% of the world’s population., 1.3 billion people in lockdown … India is also responsible for 5% of global oil demand, 4% for metals and 4-5% of global GDP. Oil demand in 2019 was 4.7 million barrels per day.”

[color=purple][size=5][i]^^^^^ +1s to Clem — INDIA is at top of prayer list — as I actually work in IT for one of top firms there
and prayers extend to my brothers & sisters across the waters … well educated, kind, gentle, spiritual & great people 8)[/i][/size][/color]