El-Nasr Petroleum Refining operates the El Suez I cracking refinery, which is located in Suez, Egypt. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated cracking owned by Egyptian General Petroleum. The refinery started operations in 1913 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 7.4. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 132
Hydrocracker (mbd): 35

The capacity of the El Suez I refinery is expected to increase to 156mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the El Suez I refinery cracking is expected to witness an estimated $660m of capex.

Upcoming expansion projects at El Suez I cracking refinery

Other Hydrocracker, Condensate Splitter

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