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Iran Offers India Oil Cargo Insurance, Ships

Iran is offering to insure oil cargoes to India after some local insurers stopped providing the service in the face of impending US sanctions, industry sources said, a move that would help Tehran continue supplying its second-biggest oil client. Several refiners in Asia, Iran’s key market for oil sales, are gradually reducing the amount of […]

Indian Bank to Stop Handling Iran Oil Payments

India’s oil imports from Iran will be affected from the end of August as the State Bank of India (SBI) has informed refiners it will not handle payments for crude from the Islamic Republic from November, the finance head of Indian Oil Corp said on Friday. “(Oil) loading will be affected from end-August under the […]

India Invests $5.5bn in Iran to Raise Refinery Capacity

By John Lee. A $5.5 billion investment by the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) will increase the capacity of the firm’s smallest refinery, co-owned by Iran, to 300,000 barrels per day, according to a report from OilPrice. Reuters reports that the project to renovate Chennai Petroleum Corp.’s Nagapattinam refinery will allow Iran to meet demand for […]

India’s IOC Clears $510m of Iran Oil Dues

Indian Oil Corp (IOC), the country’s biggest oil firm, has settled $510 million of its outstanding oil dues to Iran, a senior official with the corporation said. IOC Director Sanjiv Singh said the company has paid $510 million out of the total outstanding of $621 million due to Iran in past oil dues, Press Trust […]

India Clearing Remaining Iran Oil Dues via German Bank

Indian refiners have started to settle the rest of their outstanding oil dues to Iran via State Bank of India and Germany-based bank Europaeisch-Iranische Handelsbank AG (EIH), a report said. In an attempt to speed up payment of billions of Iranian oil dues, Indian refiners are settling their debts via EIH as timely payment of […]

India Sets Sight on Develpoment of Iranian Oil Field

The Indian Oil Corp (IOC) has made a bid to operate an Iranian oil field in the Persian Gulf, a report said. According to a report carried by the Economic Times, IOC, India’s largest oil company, is seeking to operate and produce crude oil from the Iranian field in an attempt to promote the South […]

India Pays some Oil Dues ahead of Modi’s Visit

The Indian government on Saturday paid the first part of its outstanding oil dues to Iran ahead of a visit by the country’s prime minister to the Islamic Republic, a report said. According to a report carried by the Business Standard, Indian refiners cleared part of their $6.5 billion debt to Iran in euros through […]

India to Pay Oil Dues via European Banks

The Indian oil minister said the South Asian country is scheduled to pay an outstanding oil debt to Tehran via European banks. Iran and India have agreed to use European banks to process pending oil payments to Tehran, Dharmendra Pradhan told Reuters. “There is an agreement between (India and Iran’s) central banks. European banks will […]

Indian Oil Minister to Visit Iran in April

Indian Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan is scheduled to visit Iran on April 6-7, official sources in New Delhi said. Accompanied by ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL) Managing Director Narendra K Verma and Indian Oil Corp (IOC) Chairman B Ashok, Pradhan’s visit is aimed at engaging with leadership of the oil and gas rich nation that has […]