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Angola: W. Africa Crude-Angolan programme emerges

2017/07/18

National firm Sonangol issued its September loading programme on Monday with traders instantly offering cargoes as August cargoes are sold out.

* Nigerian September loading programmes are as well expected to emerge this week.

* Exports of Angolan crude oil are expected to fall to 50 cargoes in September, down from 54 cargoes in August, a loading plan showed on Monday.

* With the emergence of the programme, ExxonMobil instantly offered five cargoes.

* Exxon showed Saxi at dated Brent plus 10 cents loading Sept. 10-11, Dalia at dated Brent minus 40 cents a barrel loading Sept. 13-14, Pazflor at dated Brent minus 30 cents loading Sept. 9-10, Kissanje at dated Brent plus 10 cents a barrel loading Sept. 21-22 and Zafiro at dated Brent plus 25 cents a barrel loading Sept. 6-7.

* French oil and gas company Total said on Monday that crude exports from its Djeno terminal in Congo Republic was ongoing and unaffected following a strike last week and the sinking of a loading buoy in an unrelated accident.
Tenders

* India's BPCL was running a tender to buy oil, inclunding Angolan grades, loading the initial half of September. Results were expected on July 19.

* Eni awarded its initial cargo of crude from the new Sankofa field in Ghana to Repsol but this could not be instantly confirmed.

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