After Hurricane Harvey smacks Texas and hobbles US refining, supply networks fail.
One third of all buildings on Saint Martin destroyed, over 90 percent damaged by Irma.
Oil prices edge down in Asian trading, as traders weigh the effects of Irma and Harvey.
As Hurricane Irma batters Florida, the cream of the insurance world is assessing the costs of the storm for the global industry.
Millions of people huddle in shelters or battened-down homes in Florida as Hurricane Irma hits the state with 210kph winds.
Hurricane Irma ploughs past the Dominican Republic after devastating a string of islands.
Hurricane Irma shuts down oil terminals across the northern Caribbean, worsening fuel supply in countries struggling since Harvey.
Hurricane Irma has already caused “major damage” on several Caribbean islands, including Saint Barthelemy and Saint Martin.