Refineries

  • Iraq to Increase Production Capacity of North Refinery

    Iraq to Increase Production Capacity of North Refinery

    Monday, 21st June 2021

    The Iraqi Ministry of Oil is planning to re-operate North refinery and increase its production capacity to 150,000 barrels per day (b/d).

  • India Seeks Long-term Oil Supply from Guyana

    India Seeks Long-term Oil Supply from Guyana

    Sunday, 25th April 2021

    India seeks a long-term contract to import oil from Guyana which is located in South America.

  • Enppi’s Contracts Jump 50% in 2020

    Enppi’s Contracts Jump 50% in 2020

    Wednesday, 14th April 2021

    Enppi achieved a great leap in projects with an increase of 50% over 2019, according to press release.

  • MIDOR Refines 36.5 mmbbl in 2020

    MIDOR Refines 36.5 mmbbl in 2020

    Monday, 22nd March 2021

    MIDOR refined 36.5 million barrels of oil (mmbbl) in 2020, and produced 4,600 tons of high quality petroleum products, directing 86% of these products to local market, the press release reported.

  • El Molla inspects Upgrade of Mostorod Area

    El Molla inspects Upgrade of Mostorod Area

    Sunday, 21st March 2021

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, reviewed developing cooperation warehouse of Mostorod project with EGP 400 million, and the renewal of the storage warehouses, shipping platform to meet the international standards, according to a press release.

  • Valero Restarts Crude Distillation Unit

    Valero Restarts Crude Distillation Unit

    Tuesday, 23rd February 2021

    Valero Energy Corporation restarted the crude oil distillation unit (CDU) with its refineries Meraux, and Louisiana, which the company’s production reach 125,000 barrel per day (bbl/d), according to Reuters.

  • Petrobras to Sell RLAM Refinery to UEA’s Mubadala for $1.65 B

    Petrobras to Sell RLAM Refinery to UEA’s Mubadala for $1.65 B

    Tuesday, 9th February 2021

    Petrobras comoany announced that it will sell its Landulpho Alves Refinery (RLAM), to the UAE’s Mubadala capital Company as it presented the best offer in an amount of $1.65 billion,

  • China’s Oil Throughput Decreases to 14.9 mmbl/d in December

    China’s Oil Throughput Decreases to 14.9 mmbl/d in December

    Monday, 18th January 2021

    Chinese oil productivity has gradually declined by 0.5% reaching 14.9 million barrels per day (mmbl/d) in December 2020 after recording a high in November. While the country’s total crude proceeded during 2020, jumped up 2.7% reaching 13.51 mmbl/d compared to the previous year.

  • Egypt to Build New Oil Refineries Worth $7 B

    Egypt to Build New Oil Refineries Worth $7 B

    Monday, 11th January 2021

    Egypt is implementing new oil refineries and projects in Cairo, Alexandria, Assiut, and Suez with investments about $7 billion. The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, attributed the new refineries' success to meeting and securing the local market needs of petroleum products.

  • Egypt Pumps 19,000 tons of Gasoline Daily

    Egypt Pumps 19,000 tons of Gasoline Daily

    Thursday, 17th December 2020

    Egypt pumps about 19,000 tons of gasoline per day (t/d) denoting that the country has a sufficient stock of gasoline and petroleum products to meet any additional needs of the local market.