PetroChina operates the Karamay refinery, which is located in Xinjiang, China. It is an integrated refinery owned by China National Petroleum and others. The refinery, which started operations in 1959, has an NCI of 11.13.
Key processes of the refinery
Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 120
Coking (mbd): 50
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 16
Reformer (mbd): 12
Hydrotreater (mbd): 19
The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 120mbd by 2030.
PetroChina Co Ltd (PetroChina), a subsidiary of China National Petroleum Corporation, is an oil and gas company. It explores for and develops and produces crude oil and natural gas; refines crude oil and petroleum products; and produces and sells basic and derivative chemical products and others. The company also carries out the production and marketing of primary petrochemical products. It also markets and trades refined products; and transmit natural gas, crude oil and refined products through pipelines. The company’s exploration basins include Songliao, Ordos, Tarim, Junggar, Sichuan and Bohai Bay. The company has operational presence in China, Kazakhstan, Australia and Indonesia. PetroChina is headquartered in Beijing City, Beijing, China.
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