Exclusive: Glencore, Trafigura deals with Iran may have skirted sanctions - U.N




 
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Exclusive: Glencore, Trafigura deals with Iran may have skirted sanctions - U.N
 
May 23rd, 2013  
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Exclusive: Glencore, Trafigura deals with Iran may have skirted sanctions - U.N
By Louis Charbonneau and Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Metals swap deals with Iran by Switzerland-based commodities giants Glencore Xstrata and Trafigura could have been a way of skirting international sanctions against Tehran over its nuclear program, according to a confidential U.N. Panel of Experts report seen by Reuters on Wednesday. Reuters reported on March 1 that Glencore had supplied thousands of tons of alumina to an Iranian firm that has provided aluminum to Iran's nuclear program, an allegation Glencore confirmed as accurate. ...




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