MOSCOW, March 15 (Reuters) – Russia’s Surgutneftegaz offered in a spot tender on Friday a cargo of 100,000 tonnes of Urals for loading from Ust-Luga port over April 1-2, traders said.

The tender closes on March 18 at 1400 Moscow time (1100 GMT), they added.

The Urals loading plan from Baltic ports for April 1-5 was released on Friday and showed an increase in loadings to 0.9 million tonnes from 0.8 million tonnes for March 1-5.

Reporting by Olga Yagova
Editing by David Goodman