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2011-02-21 08:04:00

MOSCOW, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Russia's Eastern Siberian Pacific Ocean (ESPO) crude oil, which first started serving Asian markets in December 2009, pushed further onto the global oil stage in early 2011 with the start of regular exports to China, according to a report released today by Platts, a leading global energy and metals information provider. A total of 1.318 million metric tons (mt) of ESPO, or the equivalent of 311,643 barrels per day (b/d), were delivered to China in...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.