LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas operates the Burgas cracking refinery, which is located in Burgas, Bulgaria. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated cracking owned by Lukoil Oil. The refinery started operations in 1964 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 13. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 197
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 77
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 37
Hydrocracker (mbd): 50
Reformer (mbd): 14
Hydrotreater (mbd): 158
Alkylation (mbd): 7
Isomerization (mbd): 2

The capacity of the Burgas refinery is expected to remain the same as 196.85mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Burgas refinery cracking is expected to witness an estimated $0.04m of capex.

Maintenance activities at Burgas cracking refinery

The Burgas refinery cracking witnessed four incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas

LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas AD (LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas), a subsidiary of Lukoil Oil Co, is an oil refining company that refines and distributes oil products. The company’s product range includes gasoline, diesel fuel, propane-butane, bitumen, oil fuel and gasoil. It also provides petrochemical, polymers and other chemical products to its customers. LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas operations cover warehousing, logistics, storage, transportation, loading and unloading of oil products. In addition, the company's service offerings include mooring, bunkering and technical maintenance solutions. It serves aviation, transportation, and oil and gas companies. LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas is headquartered in Burgas, Bulgaria.

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