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15 January, 2018 2:27 PM Exports rise 12.36 percent to $27 bn in Dec

Exports rose 12.36 per cent in December to USD 27.03 billion year-on-year on account of strong performance by sectors like engineering goods and petroleum products. Imports surged significantly to USD 41.91 billion, up 21.12 per cent, on increased inbound shipments of crude oil and gold. As per the data released by the commerce ministry, the trade deficit 26

13 January, 2018 9:33 PM Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan meets kin of chopper crash

A Pawan Hans helicopter with seven people onboard crashed off the Mumbai coast on Saturday, Mumbai: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday met the family of an Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) employee, who lost his life in the helicopter crash. Earlier in the day, Pradhan said he would discuss the crash with Defence 34

10 January, 2018 11:53 AM Fuel Demand Rose 7.5% In December

Sales of gasoline, or petrol, were 10.3% higher from a year earlier at 2.17 million tonnes. India's fuel demand rose 7.5 per cent in December compared with the same month last year. Consumption of fuel, a proxy for oil demand, totalled 17.39 million tonnes, data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the oil ministry showed. Sales of gasoline 46

10 January, 2018 5:01 AM India's fuel demand rose 7.5% in December

India's fuel demand rose 7.5 percent in December compared with the same month last year. Consumption of fuel, a proxy for oil demand, totalled 17.39 million tonnes, data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) of the oil ministry showed. Sales of gasoline, or petrol, were 10.3 percent higher from a year earlier at 2.17 million tonnes 39

6 January, 2018 7:04 AM Cargo traffic at major ports up 3.64% during April-December to 499 million tonnes

Eight major ports — Kolkata (including Haldia), Paradip, Visakhapatnam, Chennai, Cochin, New Mangalore, JNPT and Kandla — registered positive growth in traffic during the period. The country's 12 major ports recorded a 3.64 percent growth in cargo traffic during April-December 2017 at 499.41 million tonnes (MT), as per official data. Eight major 35

2 January, 2018 4:39 PM RIL raises ethylene capacity twofold

Largest off-gas cracker unit adds heft Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) has commissioned the world’s largest off-gas cracker facility at its Jamnagar complex, completing its multi-billion-dollar expansion which has seen it doubling the ethylene capacity and entering the league of the top five petrochemical producers globally. The commissioning of the cracker 29

2 January, 2018 6:26 AM No specific directive from government on fuel prices: HPCL

Lots of factors impacting the Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) stock, while Brent is trading above the USD 67 per barrel mark, reports indicate there has been a withdrawal of the hike in liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) prices. As far as the domestic LPG and the public distribution system (PDS) kerosene is concerned, which are the controlled products 36

2 January, 2018 3:47 AM Diesel Prices Hiked Today. Latest Petrol, Diesel Rates

Petrol rates witnessed an addition of Rs 0.72 to Rs 1.35 per litre across the four major cities in December 2017. Diesel prices - in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai - rose by Rs 1.31-Rs 2.3 during this period. Oil marketing companies Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petroleum Corporation and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation revise the rates based on global 92

1 January, 2018 10:30 AM Latest LPG Cylinder Price: Subsidised, Non-Subsidised Rates In Top Cities

Subsidised LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) is now sold at Rs 495.69 per cylinder in Delhi, Rs 498.43 per cylinder in Kolkata, Rs 493.38 per cylinder in Mumbai and Rs 483.69 per cylinder in Chennai, according to Indian Oil Corporation - the country's largest fuel retailer. Non-subsidised LPG prices are at Rs 747 per cylinder (of 14.2 kilograms) in Delhi 40

27 December, 2017 6:30 AM India Set To Surpass China As World's Biggest LPG Importer

Singapore: India is set to surpass China as the biggest importer of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) this month as a drive to replace wood and animal dung fires for cooking boosts consumption. Shipping data in Thomson Reuters Eikon shows LPG shipments to India will reach 2.4 million tonnes in December, pushing it ahead of top importer China, on 2.3 million 45