India's July petrol imports hit highest level in 8 years at 230,000 tonnes

India's July crude oil imports declined from a year earlier, while petrol imports climbed to their highest since at least April 2011, data from the oil ministry's Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) showed on Wednesday.  Crude oil imports into the world's third-largest consumer declined 1.2% from a year earlier to 19.

34 million tonnes, but increased 14.6% from the previous month. Petrol imports rose to 230,000 tonnes in July, the highest since PPAC data going back to 2011.     ALSO READ: State-run.....

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