South Korea imports no Iranian crude for January - customs
02/14/2020 | 10:03am EST
SEOUL, Feb 15 (Reuters) - South Korea did not import crude oil from Iran in January, compared with 227,941 tonnes imported a year ago, preliminary data from Korea Customs Service showed on Saturday.
The world?s fifth-largest crude buyer imported a total 12.4 million tonnes of crude last month against 12.5 million tonnes imported a year ago, the data also showed.
Final data for South Korea's crude oil imports last month will be published by state-run Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) later the month. The KNOC data is considered the industry standard for South Korea's oil imports.