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India wants to resume Iran, Venezuela oil imports under Joe Biden: Pradhan

India wants to diversify its oil imports, including the resumption of supplies from Iran and Venezuela after Joseph Biden becomes president of the US, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said

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Dharmendra Pradhan, Pradhan
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India wants to diversify its oil imports, including the resumption of supplies from and Venezuela, after Joseph Biden becomes president of the United States, Oil Minister said on Wednesday.

"As a buyer I would like to have more buying places. I should have more destinations to go for purchasing (oil)," Pradhan said in response to a question about his expectations for the resumption of oil imports from and under a Biden presidency.


(Reporting by Nidhi Verma; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)

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First Published: Wed, December 02 2020. 12:36 IST