Egypt tenders for gasoil imports in Mediterranean in Q1

LONDON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Egypt's state oil firm has issued

a tender to purchase around 500,000 tonnes of gasoil for

delivery into Mediterranean ports between January and March next

year, a tender document showed on Tuesday.

The tender is for 15 cargoes for delivery inth Alexandria

and El Dekheila and closes on Dec. 18.

Egypt is also seeking around 600,000 tonnes of gasoil for

delivery into the Red Sea port of Suez, making total import

requirements in the first quarter of 2013 equivalent to around

1.1 million tonnes of gasoil.

(Reporting by Jessica Donati; editing by Jane Baird)

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