OQ Refineries and Petroleum Industries Sohar Complex is an active petrochemical complex located in Al Batinah Region, Oman. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 13,000 active and developing petrochemical plants worldwide, the complex started commercial operations in 2006 and currently has an active annual capacity of 4.04mtpa. Its capacity is expected to remain the same as 4.04mtpa in 2030. The plants are operated by OQ Refineries and Petroleum Industries. Buy the profile here.

Key products capacity - OQ Refineries and Petroleum Industries Sohar Complex, 2022

Key products produced in this complex include polyethylene, ethylene, xylenes, polypropylene, propylene etc.

Polyethylene and ethylene account for 21.8% of the total annual capacity of the complex with 0.88mtpa each.

About OQ Refineries and Petroleum Industries

OQ Refineries and Petroleum Industries LLC (OQ Refineries) is an oil refinery company that offers petroleum and gas products. Its product portfolio includes liquefied petroleum gas, regular and premium gasoline, kerosene, jet fuel, diesel, bunker fuel oil, and low sulfur gas oil. The company’s services include refining of crude oil, civil contracting services for oil and gas projects; operation and maintenance of plants. OQ Refineries operates through its plants that comprise Mina Al Fahal refinery, Suhar Refinery, Polypropylene plant, and Aromatics Plant. OQ Refineries is headquartered in Muscat, Oman.

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