Petroleo Brasileiro operates the Capuava cracking refinery, which is located in Sao Paulo, Brazil. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated cracking owned by Petroleo Brasileiro. The refinery started operations in 1954 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 6.8. Buy the profile here.
Key refinery processes
Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 57
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 23
Hydrotreater (mbd): 38
The capacity of the Capuava refinery is expected to remain the same as 57mbd by 2030.
Maintenance activities at Capuava cracking refinery
The Capuava refinery cracking witnessed one incidents during the period 2017-2022.
About Petroleo Brasileiro
Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) is an integrated oil & gas company. Its major businesses include exploration and production, refining, marketing, trade and transportation of oil and gas. The company also conducts biofuel, natural gas, petrochemical, electricity and chemical businesses, and oil product distribution. It is a major crude oil producer and refiner in Brazil and the South American continent. It also participates in the domestic power market through investments in thermoelectric power plants and renewable energy. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, Petrobras markets its products in North America, South America, Africa and Asia. Petrobras is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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