Naftan operates the Novopolotsk coking refinery, which is located in Vitsebsk, Belarus. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated coking owned by Naftan. The refinery started operations in 1963 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 9. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 241
Coking (mbd): 32
Hydrocracker (mbd): 151
Hydrotreater (mbd): 30

The capacity of the Novopolotsk refinery is expected to remain the same as 241mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Novopolotsk refinery coking is expected to witness an estimated $492m of capex.

Maintenance activities at Novopolotsk coking refinery

The Novopolotsk refinery coking witnessed one incidents during the period 2017-2022.

About Naftan

Naftan, a subsidiary of BELNEFTEKHIM Concern GP is an oil and gas company that offers exploration of crude oil and petroleum products for various industrial applications. The company provides products such as automobile gasoline, diesel fuel, jet engine and boiler fuels, lubricating oils, petroleum solvents, petroleum bitumen, aromatic hydrocarbons, and sulphuric acid. It utilizes various technologies for production including primary oil processing, diesel fuel and kerosene hydro treatment, dewaxing of oils, catalytic reforming and selective oil refining, among others. Naftan offers oil processing and catalyst reforming services. The company operates crude oil production projects. It serves residential, commercial and industrial customers. Naftan is headquartered in Novopolotsk, Belarus.

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