Bangladesh Petroleum will operate the upcoming Payra cracking refinery, proposed to be built at Barisal, Bangladesh. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, the non integrated cracking refinery will be owned by Bangladesh Petroleum, with operations expected to start in 2027. Buy the profile here.
Key refinery processes
Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 150
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 72
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 38
Hydrocracker (mbd): 36
Reformer (mbd): 29
Hydrotreater (mbd): 95
Alkylation (mbd): 5
Isomerization (mbd): 9
During the period 2021-2025, the Payra refinery cracking is expected to witness an estimated $1,620m of capex.
About Bangladesh Petroleum
Bangladesh Petroleum Corp (BPC) is an oil and gas company that distributes petroleum products. The company co-ordinates, and controls import, storage, marketing and distribution of petroleum product activities. It offers services such as collection and import of crude petroleum and refined petroleum products, processing of crude petroleum, production of petroleum products, establishing petroleum refinery, production of base-stock and chemicals, planning and implementation of petroleum product storage facilities, collection and building of intercontinental oil tankers, and building facilities to market petroleum products, among others. The company operates its offices in Chittagong and Dhaka, Bangladesh. BPC is headquartered in Chittagong, Bangladesh.
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