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Japan resumes Russian oil imports

1 month ago   |   By RT

Crude purchases restarted in July after falling to zero in the previous month
Japan resumed its purchases of Russian oil in July, according to information released on Wednesday by the country's Finance Ministry.
In the previous month, imports fell to zero as local refiners started to phase out Russian crude amid Ukraine-related sanctions.
While the ministry did not disclose the exact volume, it said July oil imports from Russia were 65.4% lower than the same time last year. The volume of liquefied natural gas imports from Russia also decreased by 26.1% compared to July 2021, while coal...
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