Indonesia eyes crude oil imports from IranStaff writer ▼ | May 29, 2015
Indonesia is seeking crude supplies from Iran to meet its demand which is expected to rise significantly should the Southeast Asian nation's refinery expansion plans materialize.
Oil energy business Indonesia and Iran to cooperate in the upstream sector
The crude volume that Indonesia is looking to import from Iran has not been decided yet, Kusdiana said.
Both countries have agreed to cooperate in the upstream sector and Indonesia is also considering cooperating with Iran in engineering and technical services, especially for refineries and storage facilities, he said.
Indonesia's crude imports from Iran are not conditional on sanctions getting lifted. ■