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North Sea Crude-Forties diff edges lower, still supported near 7-year high

LONDON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - The differential for North Sea Forties slipped on Wednesday, but were still close to the near seven-year highs touched in the last week.

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* No deals.

* Brent Blend: Mercuria bid for a cargo at dated Brent plus $1.75 loading Dec. 15-17.

* Forties: Mercuria bid for a cargo at dated Brent plus $1.75 loading Dec. 17-21.

* Forties: Litasco bid for a cargo at dated Brent plus $1.65 loading Dec. 28-30.

* Forties: BP offered a cargo at dated Brent plus $1.75 loading Jan. 1-3. (Reporting by Julia Payne; Editing by Susan Fenton)