Raizen Energia operates the Buenos Aires coking refinery, which is located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated coking owned by Cosan Distribuidora de Combustiveis, Shell, and others. The refinery started operations in 1931 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 8.97. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 108
Coking (mbd): 7
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 22
Reformer (mbd): 18
Hydrotreater (mbd): 26

The capacity of the Buenos Aires refinery is expected to remain the same as 108mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Buenos Aires refinery coking is expected to witness an estimated $194.46m of capex.

Maintenance activities at Buenos Aires coking refinery

The Buenos Aires refinery coking witnessed one incidents during the period 2017-2022.

Upcoming expansion projects at Buenos Aires coking refinery

Buenos Aires, Gasoline Hydrotreater

About Raizen Energia

Raizen is a Brazilian joint venture between Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Cosan SA. Raizen has the capacity to produce over 2.2 billion liters of ethanol per year. It also has 23 mills with 900 MW of installed capacity to produce electric power from sugarcane bagasse. In addition, Raizen is resonsible to sell approximately 20 billion liters of fuels to the transportation and industry markets and to its network of over 4,500 service stations.

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