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Petrobras to shut refinery on Okinawa island: Nikkei

DOMESTIC CONCERNS: Petrobras has been embroiled in a corruption scandal at home for the past year.


BRAZIL'S state oil company Petrobras is exiting Japan due to shrinking oil demand, shutting down its refinery in Okinawa as early as this year and building an import terminal it will sell to another refiner, the Nikkei business daily reported on Friday.

Petrobras had said as