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Barrel

A container holding approximately 159 liters of liquid. Barrels are extremely important in international commerce, as they measure the volume of crude oil, one of the world's most important commodities.
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Otherwise, baka wala talaga tayong (we will not have a) BBL. So it's a process of give and take," he added.
Propylene also went up 0.9 per cent to touch 2,507,300 bbl from the previous year's 2,485,500 bbl. There had been a rise of 0.7 per cent in the production of SR Naphtha, which increased to 3,638,500 bbl from 3,611,600 bbl earlier.
Both Alvarez and Farinas expressed confidence that they can meet the deadline for the chamber's approval of BBL.
Still, Sotto voiced optimism the Senate can cure what President Duterte considers 'defects' in the previous administration's version of the BBL.
At the same time propylene production fell 11% to 198,700 bbl while long residual declined 6.6% to 3.05 million bbl. Other products showed a 59.4% slump in output over the first two months compared with last year figures.
(The BTC BBL is peace and peace is the BTC BBL. This is the right time for us to truly have peace in Mindanao.)
'We are pleased that both houses passed the respective versions of the BBL. The certification was a signal that the President considers BBL as absolutely indispensable in the search for peace in Mindanao,' Roque said at a press briefing yesterday.
"Gusto ko maipasa ang BBL para maging tahimik na ang lugar at makapaghanap-buhay ng tahimik," Hairunisa Hamza, 45-year-old mother of two, said while expressing her support for the BBL.
The Sultanate produced 389,700 barrels of regular (90) petrol in January, logging a significant 74.3% rise over the output in the same month last year, which stood at 223,500 bbl.
As of yesterday, the senators, particularly Sotto, Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto and Minority Leader Franklin Drilon, were still writing amendments to the BBL.
"This is for the future of the youth," she said, adding that "we will actively campaign for the passage of the BBL."
A rise of 2.6%in the output of aviation fuel (Jet Fuel) was recorded during the first 11 months of 2015 with volume rising to 4,568,600 bbl from last years 4,450,900 bbl. Gas oil rose by 14.3% with a total output of 20,254,700 bbl compared to 17,726,300 bbl in 2014.