Cairo Oil Refining operates the Mostorod I hydroskimming refinery, which is located in Qalyubia, Egypt. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated hydroskimming owned by Egyptian General Petroleum. The refinery started operations in 1969 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 2.75. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 160
Reformer (mbd): 10
Hydrotreater (mbd): 12
Isomerization (mbd): 7

The capacity of the Mostorod I refinery is expected to remain the same as 160mbd by 2030.

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