Bharat Petroleum Extends Closing Date for August Crude Tender

Bharat Petroleum Corp. (BPCL), India’s second-largest state refiner, extended closing and validity dates for its tender seeking crude for loading in August, said two traders who asked not to be identified because the information is confidential.

The tender will close tomorrow, with offers staying valid until the day after, the traders said. Bharat Petroleum was previously scheduled to award the tender on June 21.

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