- Bonny Light oil
Bonny Light oil is a high grade of
Nigerian crude oilwith high API gravity(low specific gravity), produced in the Niger Delta basinand named after the prolific region around the city of Bonny.
The very low
sulfurcontent of Bonny Light crude makes it a highly desired grade for its low corrosiveness to refineryinfrastructure and the lower environmental impactof its byproducts in refinery effluent.
Other grades of
Nigeriancrude oil are Qua Iboe crude oil, Brass River crude oil, and Forcados crude oil. The Cabinda crude oilis a common grade of crude oil produced in Angola.
Fraudulent offers of cheap Bonny Light oil, often backed up with sophisticated documentation, have become a common
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