Filling Iran oil gap in India: US supplies outshine Middle East crude2 min read . Updated: 24 Jun 2019, 04:57 PM IST
- India bought about 184,000 barrels per day oil from US over Nov 2018 to May 2019, compared with about 40,000 bpd in the year-ago period
- Donald Trump's administration renewed sanctions against Iran last year over its nuclear programme
New Delhi: A surge in India's oil imports from the United States outpaced growth in shipments from its traditional suppliers in the Middle East, after Washington imposed sanctions on Tehran in November, according to tanker arrival data obtained from sources.
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