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In win for Trump, US oil exports to India soar ahead of Iran sanctions

Donald Trump's administration has been pressuring allies to cut imports of Iranian goods to zero by November and India's shift advances the US efforts to use energy to further its political goals

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US crude oil exports to India hit a record in June and so far this year are almost double last year's total as the Asian nation's refiners move to replace supplies from Iran and Venezuela in a win for the Trump administration. US President Donald Trump's administration has been pressuring its allies to cut imports of Iranian goods to zero by November and India's shift advances the US administration efforts to use energy to further its political goals. ALSO READ: Iran vows to thwart US efforts to block its oil exports, warns Saudi Arabia The United States ...

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First Published: Thu, July 12 2018. 22:27 IST
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