India HPCL to finish Bathinda plant expansion by May 2011

NEW DELHI, Nov 12 (Reuters) - India's state-run refiner and oil marketing firm Hindustan Petroleum Corp said in a statement on Friday it expects to complete its Bathinda refinery expansion by May 2011. HPCL currently operates a 130,000 barrels per day refinery at Mumbai in Western India and a 166,000-bpd facility at Vizag in southern India. (Reporting by Nidhi Verma; editing Malini Menon) ((, +91 11 4178 1018, Reuters Messaging: Keywords: INDIA HPCL/ (If you have a query or comment on this story, send an email to COPYRIGHT Copyright Thomson Reuters 2010. All rights reserved.

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