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Listen: Widening crude import rights in China: A game-changer for independent refiners?

China recently released criteria for refiners that do not have crude import quotas or licenses to start applying for new import quotas. Platts senior oil news writer Song Yen Ling explains this policy change, the current status of application for rights to import crude, and how it may affect the operations of independent refiners in China.


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