GUIDE TO EXPORT CRUDES TWO OFFSHORE AUSTRALIAN CRUDES ASSAYED
ANNE K. RHODES REFINING/PETROCHEMICAL EDITOR Two light, sweet crudes from offshore Australia have been assayed. Gippsland crude, also called Bass Strait, is produced off the coast of Victoria, in southeastern Australia (see map). The 47 API, 0.09% sulfur crude was analyzed in mid 1993. Skua, a 42 API, 0.06 wt % sulfur crude, is produced in the Tinior Sea.