Rosneft Said to Sell April Urals to Vitol, Total, Shell, BP

OAO Rosneft, Russia’s largest oil producer, sold seven Urals crude cargoes via a tender for loading in April from the Baltic Sea port of Primorsk to Vitol Group, Total SA, Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSA) and BP Plc (BP/), two traders who participate in the market said.

Vitol won three cargoes, Shell got two consignments, Total and BP received one lot each, the people said, declining to be identified because the information is confidential.

Details of the sale are as follows:

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Crude:       Urals
Quantity:    Three cargoes of 100,000 tons each
Loading:     April 14-15, April 15-16, April 18-19
Port:        Primorsk
Buyer:       Vitol
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Crude:       Urals
Quantity:    100,000 tons
Loading:     April 16-17
Port:        Primorsk
Buyer:       Total
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Crude:       Urals
Quantity:    Two cargoes of 100,000 tons each
Loading:     April 19-20, April 22-23
Port:        Primorsk
Buyer:       Shell
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Crude:       Urals
Quantity:    100,000 tons
Loading:     April 21-22
Port:        Primorsk
Buyer:       BP
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