KAR Oil Refining operates the Erbil II hydroskimming refinery, which is located in Arbil, Iraq. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated hydroskimming owned by KAR Oil Refining. The refinery started operations in 2009 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 3.84. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 110
Reformer (mbd): 6
Hydrotreater (mbd): 9
Isomerization (mbd): 3

The capacity of the Erbil II refinery is expected to remain the same as 110mbd by 2030.

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