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South Korea resumes Iranian oil imports in January, but at lower level

15 Feb 2019

SEOUL South Korea resumed imports of Iranian oil in January after a four-month hiatus, customs data showed on Friday, but shipments were down 76 percent from the same month last year.

UPDATE 1-S.Korea resumes Iranian oil imports in Jan, but at lower level

15 Feb 2019

SEOUL, Feb 15 South Korea resumed imports of Iranian oil in January after a four-month hiatus, customs data showed on Friday, but shipments were down 76 percent from the same month last year.

UPDATE 1-POSCO Q4 profit grows 10 pct; sees strong demand from India, SouthEast Asia in 2019

30 Jan 2019

* Sees 2019 revenue at 66.3 trln won vs 65.0 trln won in 2018

South Korea's big buys on U.S. oil, gas to keep bilateral ties strong

30 Jan 2019

SEOUL/SINGAPORE South Korea's purchases of U.S. oil and gas this year will hold to the rapid pace set in 2018, likely narrowing its trade surplus with the world's top economy further and bolstering its ties to Washington.

North Korea's push to use more coal clouds environmental future

29 Jan 2019

SEOUL North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sees coal as a key way to boost the economy, but burning more coal may worsen pollution in a country already choking on some of the world's most toxic air. | Video

Aramco amps up in South Korea with $1.6 billion bet on refiner Hyundai Oilbank

28 Jan 2019

SEOUL State-owned Saudi Aramco plans to invest up to $1.6 billion for a nearly 20 percent stake in South Korean refiner Hyundai Oilbank, expanding its foothold in one of its biggest Asian buyers of crude oil.

UPDATE 1-S.Korea's S-Oil sees stronger refining margins on diesel demand

28 Jan 2019

* Plans to shut down No.3 CDU, CFU in March for 30 days for maintenance

UPDATE 1-S.Korea imports no Iran oil in Dec; 2018 imports fall 60 pct

15 Jan 2019

* S.Korea to buy abt 2 mln bbls Iran condensate in Jan - source

South Korea to receive Iranian condensate cargoes in Jan after 4-month gap: source

14 Jan 2019

SEOUL A South Korean oil buyer is set to receive about 2 million barrels of Iranian condensate in January, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday.

UPDATE 1-S.Korea to receive Iranian condensate cargoes in Jan after 4-mth gap - source

14 Jan 2019

* About 2 mln bbls of Iranian condensate to arrive in Jan - source

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