MRPL receives first cargo of US crude

16th February 2018

MRPL received its first cargo of US crude on 16th February 2018. The crude tanker MT Maran Poseidon carrying 1.0 Million Barrels of Southern Green Canyon crude (1,41,000 MT) arrived at New Mangalore Port (NMPT) for unloading its cargo to MRPL tanks. This is the 300th vessel handled at MRPL SPM.

As reported earlier, MRPL purchased its first cargo of Southern Green Canyon (SGC), High Sulfur crude from USA for the first time, in order to diversify its crude sourcing.