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BPCL seeks diesel cargoes as refinery maintenance extended - sources

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(Reuters) - Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) is seeking diesel cargoes in a rare move as a planned maintenance shutdown at its takes longer than expected to complete, trading and refining sources said.

is seeking two 50 parts per million (ppm) sulphur diesel cargoes of 40,000 tonnes each for delivery into over May 10-12 and May 16-18, according to documents for a tender that closes on April 25, oil traders said.

The firm shut a 120,000 barrels-per-day (bpd) crude distillation unit, a hydrocracker and some secondary units at its 240,000 bpd from early March. The unit was initially expected to be back on line earlier this month, but will now only be on stream next week, a company official told

"We have some domestic shortages due to the delay," he added.

didn't answer calls from seeking comment on the tender.

(Reporting by Jessica Jaganathan; Editing by Kenneth Maxwell)

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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(Reuters) - Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) is seeking diesel cargoes in a rare move as a planned maintenance shutdown at its takes longer than expected to complete, trading and refining sources said.

is seeking two 50 parts per million (ppm) sulphur diesel cargoes of 40,000 tonnes each for delivery into over May 10-12 and May 16-18, according to documents for a tender that closes on April 25, oil traders said.

The firm shut a 120,000 barrels-per-day (bpd) crude distillation unit, a hydrocracker and some secondary units at its 240,000 bpd from early March. The unit was initially expected to be back on line earlier this month, but will now only be on stream next week, a company official told

"We have some domestic shortages due to the delay," he added.

didn't answer calls from seeking comment on the tender.

(Reporting by Jessica Jaganathan; Editing by Kenneth Maxwell)

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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BPCL seeks diesel cargoes as refinery maintenance extended - sources

(Reuters) - Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) is seeking diesel cargoes in a rare move as a planned maintenance shutdown at its takes longer than expected to complete, trading and refining sources said.

is seeking two 50 parts per million (ppm) sulphur diesel cargoes of 40,000 tonnes each for delivery into over May 10-12 and May 16-18, according to documents for a tender that closes on April 25, oil traders said.

The firm shut a 120,000 barrels-per-day (bpd) crude distillation unit, a hydrocracker and some secondary units at its 240,000 bpd from early March. The unit was initially expected to be back on line earlier this month, but will now only be on stream next week, a company official told

"We have some domestic shortages due to the delay," he added.

didn't answer calls from seeking comment on the tender.

(Reporting by Jessica Jaganathan; Editing by Kenneth Maxwell)

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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