About 95% of petroleum sent to Europe from private refiners between April and February


According to the latest data from the Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC), private refiners such as Reliance Industries and Nayara Energy accounted for almost 95% of the total fuel exports to Europe during the April-February period of 2020-21.

These two refiners alone accounted for 94.4% of the total exports, with Reliance Industries exporting 3.4 million metric tonnes (MMT) and Nayara Energy exporting 2.6 MMT. During the same period, state-run refiners such as Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petroleum Corporation, and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation accounted for the remaining 5.6% of exports.