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Cepsa's Huelva oil refinery crude unit shut after fire -spokeswoman

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Sept 3 (Reuters) -

* Cepsa shut down a 100,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) crude processing unit at its Huelva oil refinery in Spain following a fire, a spokeswoman said on Monday.
* The fire was extinguished immediately, she said, adding that the company has launched an investigation to determine the cause of the event.

* "For this reason, the CDU-1 unit has been shut down. We don't know yet how long it will stay off line," the spokeswoman said in an email.
* The refinery has the capacity to process 190,000 bpd of crude. (Reporting by Ron Bousso, writing by Swati Verma in Bengaluru Editing by James Dalgleish)

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