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BRIEF-Sinopec Evaluating Impact Of The Losses Derived From Trading Arm Unipec's Oil Trades

Jan 4 (Reuters) - China Petroleum & Chemical Corp :

* SAYS IT IS EVALUATING IMPACT OF THE LOSSES DERIVED FROM TRADING ARM UNIPEC'S OIL TRADES

* SAYS EXTERNAL AUDITOR HAS STARTED THE REVIEW

* SAYS IT AND UNIPEC ARE OPERATING NORMALLY Source text in Chinese: https://bit.ly/2samTWc Further company coverage: (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)