Reliance, Essar triple petrol outlets in 2 yr, continue to expand fast – India Ratings

Private players such as Reliance Industries and Essar — owned by Russia’s Rosneft — have tripled the number of petrol and diesel outlets in India in the last two years, and could double their market share by implementing their ongoing expansion plans, India Ratings said. From practically nothing in 2014, private players including Shell and […]

Diesel deregulation could arrive soon – Edelweiss

Deregulation of, or removing price controls from, diesel sales in India is imminent, said Edelweiss Securities in a report after meeting dealers. “We expect benign global oil prices to persist, paving way for de-regulation during Q4CY14,” analyst Jal Irani said in a report on Thursday. “We met the President of Petrol Dealers’ Association, Mumbai, and […]