Mitsui unit gets $1.9 billion bill from BP for clean-up

TOKYO (BestGrowthStock) – A Mitsui & Co unit said on Tuesday that it received a bill for about $1.9 billion from BP Plc to help with the clean-up of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

Mitsui Oil Exploration Co also said in a statement it was withholding the payment while it continued to examine the issue.

(Reporting by Yuko Inoue)

Mitsui unit gets $1.9 billion bill from BP for clean-up