Bandar Abbas Oil Refining operates the Bandar Abbas I refinery, which is located in Hormozgan, Iran. It is an integrated refinery owned by National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution. The refinery, which started operations in 1997, has an NCI of 3.97.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 344
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 101
Hydrocracker (mbd): 28
Reformer (mbd): 61
Hydrotreater (mbd): 146
Isomerization (mbd): 20

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 344mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Bandar Abbas I refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $885m.

Upcoming expansion project at Bandar Abbas I refinery

Coke Unit


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