Neste operates the Porvoo cracking refinery, which is located in Uusimaa, Finland. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is a non integrated cracking owned by Neste. The refinery started operations in 1965 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 12.1. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 206
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 84
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 43
Hydrocracker (mbd): 64
Reformer (mbd): 36
Hydrotreater (mbd): 202
Alkylation (mbd): 6
Isomerization (mbd): 16

The capacity of the Porvoo refinery is expected to remain the same as 206mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Porvoo cracking refinery

The Porvoo refinery cracking witnessed four incidents during the period 2017-2022.

Upcoming expansion project at Porvoo cracking refinery

Hydrogen Plant

About Neste

Neste Corp (Neste) is an oil refining and marketing company provider of renewable traffic fuels. It produces and sells gasoline; diesel fuel; aviation fuel; heating oil; light and heavy fuel oil; base oils; gasoline components; specialty fuels; solvents; liquid petroleum gas (LPG), bitumen, renewable diesel and renewable aviation fuel. The company undertakes direct sales and marketing of petroleum products around the Baltic region. It has operations in Finland, Singapore Northwest Russia, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. It also exports oil and renewable fuels to other global markets, which include the US, Sweden, Canada, Germany and the UK. The company markets its products to oil companies and companies that market oil, fuels, lubricants and other special products. Neste is headquartered in Espoo, Finland

For more details on the Porvoo cracking refinery, buy the profile here.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Oil & Gas Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of 34,000+ oil and gas fields, 400,000+ exploration blocks, 1,100+ LNG terminals, 3,400+ gas processing plants, 5,000+ storage terminals, and 8,000+ pipelines, 1,400+ refineries and 13,000+ petrochemical plants worldwide.