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October 18, 2021

Tanjung Bin Refinery, Malaysia

By Carmen

Vitol Refining Group will operate the upcoming Tanjung Bin refinery, proposed to be built at Johor in Malaysia. The non integrated refinery will be owned by Vitol Holding II and is expected to start operations in 2021.



Key processes of the refinery

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 30
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 14
Reformer (mbd): 6
Hydrotreater (mbd): 17



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During the period 2021-2025, the Tanjung Bin refinery is expected to witness an estimated capex of $142.2m.

Contractors involved in the refinery

Some of the key contractors for the upcoming projects at the Tanjung Bin refinery include the following.

Main EPC: China National Petroleum.

About Vitol Refining Group


Vitol Refining Group BV is a marketer of crude oil providing oil trading and marketing services to upstream producers through to downstream retailers of petroleum products.


Information on the refinery is sourced from GlobalData’s refinery database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, crude oil refineries and heavy oil upgraders globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.

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