Motor Oil (Hellas) Corinth Refineries operates the Corinth cracking refinery, which is located in Peloponnese, Greece. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated cracking owned by Motor Oil (Hellas) Corinth Refineries. The refinery started operations in 1972 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 12.61. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 185
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 30
Hydrocracker (mbd): 37
Reformer (mbd): 22
Hydrotreater (mbd): 32
Alkylation (mbd): 2
Isomerization (mbd): 5

The capacity of the Corinth refinery is expected to remain the same as 185mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Corinth refinery cracking is expected to witness an estimated $224.71m of capex.

Maintenance activities at Corinth cracking refinery

The Corinth refinery cracking witnessed five incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About Motor Oil (Hellas) Corinth Refineries

Motor Oil (Hellas) Corinth Refineries SA (MOH) is an independent oil refining company. It produces and markets petroleum products, which include gasoline, diesel, fuel oil, asphalt, jet fuel, lubricants, and others. MOH operates a refinery complex in Corinth, which includes crude distillation units, a lube vacuum unit, hydrocracker complex and fluid catalytic cracking (FCC). It markets and distributes oil products through a network of retail units under brands such as Avin, Shell, Cyclon, LPC, Coral, and Coral Gas. MOH offers bunkering fuels and crude oil to its customers. It also offers financial, facility management, equipment leasing, and related services to major petroleum marketing companies in Greece and other countries. MOH is headquartered in Maroussi, Greece.

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