KAR Oil Refining operates the Hamdaniya topping refinery, which is located in Nineveh, Iraq. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated topping owned by KAR Oil Refining. The refinery started operations in 2015 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 1. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 60

The capacity of the Hamdaniya refinery is expected to remain the same as 60mbd by 2030.

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