Maoming Refinery, China
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Maoming Refinery, China

By Carmen 14 Oct 2021

Sinopec Maoming operates the Maoming refinery, which is located in Guangdong, China. It is an integrated refinery owned by China Petrochemical. The refinery, which started operations in 1955, has an NCI of 9.07.

 

 

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 362
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 241
Coking (mbd): 51
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 32
Hydrocracker (mbd): 146
Reformer (mbd): 74
Hydrotreater (mbd): 165
Alkylation (mbd): 1

 

 

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 361.5mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Maoming refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $767m.

Maintenance activities at Maoming refinery

The Maoming refinery witnessed two incidents during the period 2015-2020.

 

 

Upcoming expansion projects at Maoming refinery

Other FCC Unit, Other Hydrotreater Unit, Other Alkylation Unit, MTBE Unit

 

Methodology

Information on the refinery is sourced from GlobalData’s refinery database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, crude oil refineries and heavy oil upgraders globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.

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