PetroVietnam Oil will operate the upcoming Long Son cracking refinery, proposed to be built at Ba Ria Vung Tau, Vietnam. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, the integrated cracking refinery will be owned by Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group, with operations expected to start in 2027. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 260
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 125
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 65
Hydrocracker (mbd): 62
Reformer (mbd): 49
Hydrotreater (mbd): 164
Alkylation (mbd): 8
Isomerization (mbd): 16

During the period 2021-2025, the Long Son refinery cracking is expected to witness an estimated $5,400m of capex.

About PetroVietnam Oil

PetroVietnam Oil Corp (PV Oil) a subsidiary of Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group, is an petroleum company. The company processes crude oil and produces refined products, retails and distributes in the domestic market. It also produces biofuels such as ethanol. PV Oil provides petroleum transportation, storage, warehouse leasing and ship supply services. The company markets and distributes its products through network of wholesale and retail outlets across Vietnam. It also provides import and export, trading of crude oil and petroleum products in domestic and international markets. The company has operational presence in the Middle East, Latin America, Africa, and Asia. PV Oil is headquartered in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

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