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Qatar Petroleum signs five-year LPG supply deal with China

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Qatar Petroleum is seen at its headquartes in Doha, Qatar, July 8, 2017. Picture taken July 8, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer/File Photo

DUBAI (Reuters) - State energy giant Qatar Petroleum said on Tuesday it had signed a five-year agreement to supply China with 600,000 tonnes of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) per year.

The long-term agreement was signed by Qatar Petroleum and China's Oriental Energy with the contract starting in January 2019, QP said in a statement.

(Reporting by Rania El Gamal; Editing by Kirsten Donovan)