Oil India Limited (OIL) led consortium to bid for acquiring stake of BPCL in Numaligarh Refinery Limited

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By Sarkaritel February 18, 2021 20:58

Oil India Limited (OIL) led consortium to bid for acquiring stake of BPCL in Numaligarh Refinery Limited


Oil India Limited (OIL) in consortium with Engineers India Limited (EIL) has decided to bid for acquiring 61.65% stake of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited(BPCL) in Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL). The bid is to be submitted through a formal process.

The exact percentage of the stake of OIL and EIL will depend on the extent of Right of First Offer(ROFO) to be exercised by Government of Assam which already holds 12.35% stakes in NRL.NRL is the largest customer of OIL’s crude produced from its North Eastern fields.The acquisition is expected to improve the synergy in OIL’s portfolio.

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By Sarkaritel February 18, 2021 20:58