• Bloomberg


Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K., the Japanese unit of Royal Dutch Shell PLC, will join Nippon Oil Corp. and Cosmo Oil Co. in cutting crude processing this month as unusually warm weather reduces kerosene demand.

The company will process 2.35 million kiloliters of oil in January, spokesman Ichiro Miyawaki said Monday. It had planned to process 2.52 million kiloliters this month.

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