Fuji Oil Holdings operates the Sodegaura refinery, which is located in Chiba, Japan. It is an integrated refinery owned by Kuwait Petroleum and others. The refinery, which started operations in 1968, has an NCI of 10.11.

Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 143
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 60
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 42
Reformer (mbd): 28
Hydrotreater (mbd): 177
Alkylation (mbd): 4

The capacity of the refinery is expected to remain the same as 143mbd by 2030.

Maintenance activities at Sodegaura refinery

The Sodegaura refinery witnessed three incidents during the period 2015-2020.

About Fuji Oil Holdings

Fuji Oil Holdings Inc (Fuji Oil) manufactures, markets and distributes food products. The company’s product portfolio comprises vegetable oils and fats; soy-related products, emulsified and fermented ingredients; and industrial chocolates. The company also carries out the research and development, production, and sale of food ingredients for industrial use. The company serves dining establishments, food and confection manufacturers, prepared meal makers, retailers, convenience stores, and manufacturers of frozen confections, dairy products, processed foods, and instant noodle dishes. It has business presence in China, the US, Southeast Asia, and countries in Europe, and operates production facilities in Japan and Singapore. Fuji Oil is headquartered in Osaka-Shi, Osaka, Japan.


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