Petrogas Company plans to pump 26 million butane cylinder per month into the Egyptian markets starting June 2018, Petrogas’ Head, Adel Al Shuwaikh, stated; according to Amwal Al Ghad.

The company plans to increase its butane cylinders to cover local market’s demands and decrease butane imports, Al Shuwaikh pointed out.

Petrogas aims to fill around 3.9 million tons of butane during fiscal year (FY) 2018/2019 in order to meet local market’s demands, Al Shuwaikh previously stated, as reported by Egypt Oil & Gas.

The company plans to preserve and develop production and boost efficiency through a number of projects related to securing and filling butane cylinders, as well as to maintain and rehabilitating cylinders, in addition to projects to raise the efficiency of health, safety, and environment (HSE) systems, Al Shuwaikh further disclosed during the general assembly chaired by Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, to review and authorize Petrogas’ 2018/2019 budget.