More fuel shipments unloaded


Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera said the unloading of a 37,000 MT petrol (92 octane) shipment and a 100,000 MT crude oil shipment began on 16 September.

He tweeted that a 40,000 MT diesel cargo that began unloading two days ago will be completed on 17 September. Another 40,000 MT of diesel is expected to be released upon payment, he said in a tweet.