Japan expects little impact from U.S. scrapping Iran oil waivers

Japan's Minister of Trade and Industry Hiroshige Seko arrives at Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, August 3, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan expects a limited impact from the U.S. decision not to renew waivers previously granted on Iran oil import sanctions, the country‚Äôs trade and industry minister said on Tuesday. The United States on Monday demanded all buyers of Iranian oil stop purchases by May 1 or face sanctions, a move to choke […]

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