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RPT-Asia refiners test the waters with exports of IMO 2020-compliant fuel

17 Jul 2019

SEOUL/SINGAPORE, July 16 Refineries in Taiwan and South Korea are testing the market for fuels that meet new rules for low-sulphur ship fuel starting next year, exporting some cargoes of very low-sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) this month.

Asia refiners test the waters with exports of IMO 2020-compliant fuel

16 Jul 2019

SEOUL/SINGAPORE Refineries in Taiwan and South Korea are testing the market for fuels that meet new rules for low-sulphur ship fuel starting next year, exporting some cargoes of very low-sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) this month.

South Korea imports no oil from Iran in June; first-half imports fall 37%

15 Jul 2019

SEOUL South Korea imported no crude oil from Iran for a second month in June following the end of a U.S. sanctions wavier, with Iranian imports for the first half dropping 36.9% from a year earlier, customs data showed on Monday.

UPDATE 1-S.Korea imports no oil from Iran in June; H1 imports fall 37%

15 Jul 2019

* U.S. oil imports quadruple to 7.8 mln T in H1 from yr earlier

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Oil near 6-week highs amid Gulf of Mexico storm, Middle East tensions

12 Jul 2019

SEOUL, July 12 Oil prices rose on Friday, hovering near six-week highs, as U.S. oil producers in the Gulf of Mexico cut more than half their output in the face of a tropical storm and as tensions continued to simmer in the Middle East.

South Korea's S-Oil says Saudi Aramco to give advice on $6 billion petchem project

26 Jun 2019

SEOUL S-Oil, South Korea's No.3 oil refiner by capacity, said it had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with its top shareholder, Saudi Aramco, for technical advice on a multi-billion dollar petrochemical plant it is looking to build. | Video

South Korea's S-Oil says Saudi Aramco to give advice on $6 billion petchem project

26 Jun 2019

SEOUL S-Oil, South Korea's No.3 oil refiner by capacity, said it had signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with its top shareholder, Saudi Aramco, for technical advice on a multi-billion dollar petrochemical plant it is looking to build. | Video

Saudi Aramco can meet customer demand despite Gulf tension: CEO

25 Jun 2019

SEOUL Saudi Aramco can meet the oil needs of customers using its spare capacity despite developments in the Gulf that are a cause for concern, the head of the state-run energy giant said on Tuesday.

Saudi Aramco concerned over Gulf attacks, has capacity to meet demand: CEO

25 Jun 2019

SEOUL, June 25 Saudi Aramco is concerned at recent actions in the Gulf but can meet its customers' needs thanks to its experience and the availability of additional spare capacity, its chief executive said on Tuesday.

South Korea's POSCO drops plans for Chilean battery material plant

22 Jun 2019

SANTIAGO/SEOULSouth Korea's POSCO has pulled out of a project to build battery parts in Chile, the Asian steelmaker said, little more than a year after winning guaranteed access to cheap lithium from top producer Albemarle.

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