Hambantota Oil Refinery will operate the upcoming Hambantota III refinery, proposed to be built at Southern Province in Sri Lanka. The non integrated refinery will be owned by Sugih Energy International and is expected to start operations in 2027.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 420
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 202
Coking (mbd): 130
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 105
Hydrocracker (mbd): 101
Reformer (mbd): 80
Hydrotreater (mbd): 265
Alkylation (mbd): 13
Isomerization (mbd): 25

During the period 2021-2025, the Hambantota III refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $9,648m.


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