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MRPL receives first cargo of US crude

at New Mangalore Port for unloading its cargo to MRPL tanks

Thesynergyonline Corporate Bureau

MANGALURU, FEBRUARY16 : Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL) on Friday received its first cargo of US crude. The crude tanker MT Maran Poseidon carrying 1.0 million barrels of Southern Green Canyon crude (1,41,000 MT) arrived at New Mangalore Port (NMPT) for unloading its cargo to MRPL tanks.

The company purchased its first cargo of Southern Green Canyon (SGC), High Sulphur crude through a buy tender for an early February delivery, from the USA for the first time to diversify its crude sourcing.