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BPCL surges 14% in 2 days as global oil giants show interest in company

As per media reports, Saudi Aramco,Rosneft, Exxon Mobil, ADNOC and one Indian private player will be participating in the bidding process for BPCL

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SI Reporter Mumbai
Shares of Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) rose 7 per cent to Rs 421 on the BSE on Friday. The stock has surged 14 per cent in the past two trading days, on reports that global oil giants are showing interest in the state-owned oil marketing company.

The counter has seen more-than-doubled trading volumes with a combined around 16 million equity shares changing hands on the BSE and NSE till 11:36 am. Two other state-owned oil market companies - Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL) and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) – were trading higher by 6 per cent and 2 per cent,

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First Published: Jul 17 2020 | 11:42 AM IST

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