Home | News    Saturday 12 December 2009

Sudan sells Dar blend load for January at weaker differentials

separation
increase
decrease
separation
separation

December 11, 2009 (PARIS) – The Sudanese state oil firm (Sudapet) has sold 2.6 million barrels of heavy sweet Dar Blend crude for January loading at weaker differentials, traders told Reuters this week.

Sudapet awarded a 1.0 million-barrel cargo each to Chinaoil and European trader Vitol, as well as a 600,000-barrel cargo to Middle East trading company FAL Oil, they said.

Differentials fetched for the January cargoes were between a discount of $9.00 and $9.70, weaker than a discount of around $8.30 fetched for December Dar Blend cargoes that Sudapet sold.

Dar Blend crude is heavily discounted because of its high acid content, which makes it unattractive to most Asian refiners. U.S. sanctions against the purchase of Sudanese goods also keep many companies away.

(ST)

Comments on the Sudan Tribune website must abide by the following rules. Contravention of these rules will lead to the user losing their Sudan Tribune account with immediate effect.

- No inciting violence
- No inappropriate or offensive language
- No racism, tribalism or sectarianism
- No inappropriate or derogatory remarks
- No deviation from the topic of the article
- No advertising, spamming or links
- No incomprehensible comments

Due to the unprecedented amount of racist and offensive language on the site, Sudan Tribune tries to vet all comments on the site.

There is now also a limit of 400 words per comment. If you want to express yourself in more detail than this allows, please e-mail your comment as an article to comment@sudantribune.com

Kind regards,

The Sudan Tribune editorial team.
  • 12 December 2009 06:27, by Dinka Boy

    Northern Govt are mishandling the asset of the whole country.
    I really blame mr Riek because he was the one who gave Arab North the access to drill this oil in the South.
    Arab were not knowing for this before,but because of power hungry Riek, Bashier has the access in which he is wasting our resources like the way he is making it right now.
    The north govt are wasting oil because they know South are going with it.
    I hope that is what we should have major concerned than complianing about 2% share mishandling.
    Thanks

    repondre message

    • 12 December 2009 07:05, by mohammed ali

      The north government is taking only its share, 50% go to the GOSS,you better ask them about they are doing with that money.The government of the North is not interfering in the south.

      You are essentially a free, independent state right now.You have to start weaning yourself from the habit of blamming the Jalabba,after-all it is only one year and you will be 100% alone!

      repondre message

      • 12 December 2009 07:44, by Dinka Boy

        Hey Mr Ali,

        I know that you are from South.
        Why are you pretending always as Arab while you from Southener.
        North(Arab) will not do anything good to you.
        Stop bulshitting!

        repondre message

        • 12 December 2009 13:26, by mohammed ali

          I am from north Sudan, but I do not care about what race I am. It is only you people talking abot these things in the 21st century.All the web site is DINKA,,NEUER, SHULUK, ARABS, JALABA...you have to grow up and refrain from using abusive language and filthy profani.

          You still judge people by their race!funny!

          repondre message

Comment on this article



The following ads are provided by Google. SudanTribune has no authority on it.



Sudan Tribune

Promote your Page too

Latest Comments & Analysis


What federal system is suitable for South Sudan? 2019-11-12 11:06:55 By Dr Jacob K. Lupai* Introduction Federalism is seen as a constitutional arrangement for dividing power between different levels of government so that federated states, regions or provinces can (...)

Differences between Sudan government, SRF and FFC are the main issues of concern 2019-11-09 11:17:17 By Mahmoud A. Suleiman As the proverb goes, the difference of opinion does not spoil amity and does not spoil the friendliness issue. On the other hand, mere differences of point of view and (...)

Can women make the world more peaceful? 2019-11-06 11:31:03 By Paulino Akoon Yel Dut A genuine comprehensive analysis shows that involving women in peacebuilding increases the probability that violence will end in an easy manner. Hence we should thank (...)


MORE






Latest Press Releases


S. Korea supports UN communities building resilience project in Sudan’s Blue Nile 2019-09-09 09:26:41 UNDP Sudan September 5, 2019 (KHARTOUM) - An agreement was signed on 5th of September between the Korean Ambassador, His Excellency. Lee Ki-Seong and Dr. Selva Ramachandran, Resident (...)

Sudanese lawyers and Human rights defenders back calls for civil rule 2019-04-26 10:22:06 Press statement by 55 Sudanese lawyers and Human rights defenders on Sudan Sit-in and Peaceful Protest Khartoum -24/04/2019 We, the undersigned (55) Sudanese lawyers and human rights defenders, (...)

South Sudan’s Lafon youth condemn killings of civilians by Pari community 2019-04-03 21:54:29 Press Statement on the Fighting between Pari/ Pacidi and Lotuko/Lokiri on 24/3/2019 Release by The Lafon County Youth Union: We, the Lafon County Youth Union hereby condemn the atrocities and (...)


MORE

Copyright © 2003-2019 SudanTribune - All rights reserved.