Switzerland-based oil trader Glencore has signed an extension to a deal to ship sweet Sarir and Mesla grade crudes from fields of the same name in the east of Libya, reported Reuters on 6 February.

The agreement extends the 18-month deal it agreed with state-owned National Oil Corporation (NOC) in 2015 (MEES 6 November 2015). The 200,000b/d Sarir field (NC65, Area 124) and 100,000b/d Mesla field (NC65), operated by NOC subsidiary Agoco, have been the most consistent onshore producers in the...