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12.02.2014 China crude oil imports record high in January

China's crude oil imports rose 11.9 percent in January from a year earlier to a record 6.63 million barrels per day (bpd), data showed on February 12, as companies restocked ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday despite tepid demand growth, Reuters has reported.

11.02.2014 Russia’s Rosneft approves $273 mn worth of oil shipments to BP

The board of Russia's top oil producer Rosneft has approved deals to supply BP with crude oil and fuel oil worth up to $273 million, Rosneft said in a regulatory filing, Reuters reported on February 11.

06.02.2014 Russia’s Surgutneftegas increases crude output in Yakutia in January

In January 2014, Surgutneftegas produced 5.202 million tonnes of crude oil, the company’s press service said on February 5.

31.01.2014 Belarus to cuts oil export duties

As from 1 February 2014 Belarus will reduce export duties on oil and oil products exported outside the customs territory of the Customs Union, Belta reported on January 30. The decision is stipulated by Council of Ministers Resolution No.

27.01.2014 Kazakh KMG oil production up 2% in 2013

KazMunaiGas Exploration Production has announced its full year operating results for 2013 and dividends received from joint ventures and associate in 2013.

23.01.2014 Kazakh crude oil exports to China record high in 2013

China saw a rise in crude oil imports from Kazakhstan last year via a transnational pipeline to the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, Xinhua reported on January 23.

14.01.2014 Emerson Introduces Next-generation Compact Density Meter

Emerson Process Management has released the Micro Motion Compact Density Meter, a multi-variable density meter designed for the custody transfer metering of crude oil, refined hydrocarbons, alcohols and many aggressive process liquids.

14.01.2014 Oman oil production down in 2013

Oman's Ministry of Oil and Gas said on January 13 the amount of crude oil produced in December was off from the same month in 2012, UPI has reported.

10.01.2014 Saudi oil production grows in December to 9.8 bpd

Saudi Arabia produced 9.819 million barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil in December, up from 9.745m bpd in November, an industry source said on January 9, Bahrain’s Gulf Daily News reported on January 10.

06.01.2014 India's ONGC to spend $9bn on new oil fields

Oil & Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), India’s biggest energy explorer, plans to spend about $9 billion (Rs 55,712 crore) over the next decade to produce crude oil and natural gas discovered in new blocks off the nation's east coast, Bloomberg reported on January 4.