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Aside from cost, the major problem for oil importing countries is getting the purchases safely home.

Tankers are vulnerable to pirates for instance.

This is increasingly preoccupying Chinese leaders, and they are apparently cautiously sounding out India about the possibility of joint naval patrols in the Indian Ocean to safeguard tanker traffic.

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