Vitol Asia (Singapore) to import fuel for SL in 2022
A Singapore-based energy and commodities company has been awarded a long-term contract to import petrol and diesel to Sri Lanka during the first eight months of next year, said the Government Information Department.
The cabinet of ministers has approved granting the contract to Vitol Asia (Singapore) Pte. Ltd, after bids were considered from registered suppliers of the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation.
Accordingly, Vitol Asia will import 1,341,000+10/-5% barrels of petrol (92 Unl) and 459,000+10/-5% barrels of petrol (95 Unl) from 01 January to 31 August 2022.
It will also import 1,137,500+10/-5% barrels of diesel (maximum sulfur percentage 0.05) and 262,500+10/-5% barrels of diesel (maximum sulfur percentage 0.001) for the same period.