India says it has 'robust plan' to guarantee oil supply after end to Iran waivers
MUMBAI, April 23 (Reuters) - India said on Tuesday its
refineries will have adequate oil supplies, thanks in part to
imports from other producers, despite the United States' demand
that buyers of Iranian oil stop purchases by May 1 or face
"There will be additional supplies from other major oil
producing countries from different parts of the world," India's
Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas said in a statement on
Tuesday, adding it had a robust plan in place to ensure supply.
"The Indian refineries are fully prepared without any
problem to meet the national demand for petrol, diesel and other
petroleum products in the country."
(Reporting by Alexandra Ulmer; editing by David Evans)
First Published: 2019-04-23 07:48:09
Updated 2019-04-23 16:53:18
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