Turkmenbashi Oil Processing Complex operates the Turkmenbashi coking refinery, which is located in Balkan Province, Turkmenistan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated coking owned by Turkmenbashi Oil Processing Complex. The refinery started operations in 1943 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 9.18. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 235
Vacuum Distillation (mbd): 71
Coking (mbd): 65
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 36
Reformer (mbd): 15
Hydrotreater (mbd): 45
Alkylation (mbd): 8

The capacity of the Turkmenbashi refinery is expected to remain the same as 235mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Turkmenbashi refinery coking is expected to witness an estimated $198m of capex.

Upcoming expansion project at Turkmenbashi coking refinery

Hydrogen Unit

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