Sharjah Oil Refining Co Fzc operates the Hamriyah I cracking refinery, which is located in Sharjah, the UAE. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated cracking owned by Sharjah Oil Refining Co Fzc. The refinery started operations in 1999 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 5.08. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 71
Condensate Splitter (mbd): 7
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 10
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 22
Reformer (mbd): 8
Hydrotreater (mbd): 12

The capacity of the Hamriyah I refinery is expected to remain the same as 78.2mbd by 2030.

About Sharjah Oil Refining Co Fzc

Sharjah Oil Refining Co Fzc (SOR) is an oil refining company, based in UAE. The company refines and manufactures the petroleum products like motor gasoline, jet fuel and diesel fuel for local and international markets. It is a member of Al-Sari Group of Companies, which is engaged in oil trading, shipping, shipbuilding, manufacturing and blending of automobile and marine lubricants. The company is also developing a refinery complex in the newly created Hamriyah Free Trade Zone. Its products include propane, butane, motor gasoline, jet fuel, diesel fuel, kerosene, gas oils, bunker C and asphalt. The company has received its third refinery from Ultramar Canada Inc. SOR is headquartered in Sharjah, UAE.

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