Sinopec Zhenhai Refining and Chemical operates the Zhenhai coking refinery, which is located in Zhejiang, China. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles more than 1,400 refineries worldwide, it is an integrated coking owned by China Petrochemical. The refinery started operations in 1975 and has a Nelson Complexity Index (NCI) of 11.13. Buy the profile here.

Key refinery processes

Crude Distillation Unit (mbd): 542
Coking (mbd): 40
Catalytic Cracker (mbd): 96
Hydrocracker (mbd): 82
Hydrotreater (mbd): 234
Alkylation (mbd): 7

The capacity of the Zhenhai refinery is expected to increase to 763.2mbd by 2030.

During the period 2021-2025, the Zhenhai refinery coking is expected to witness an estimated $4,961.1m of capex.

Maintenance activities at Zhenhai coking refinery

The Zhenhai refinery coking witnessed four incidents during the period 2017-2022.

Upcoming expansion project at Zhenhai coking refinery


About Sinopec Zhenhai Refining and Chemical

Sinopec Zhenhai Refining and Chemical Co (SZRC) a subsidiary of China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation, is an integrated refining and chemical company. The company processes crude oil. It also processes ethylene and aromatics. SZRC's product portfolio includes diesel, jet fuel, LPG, road asphalt, ethylene, benzene, and butadiene. The company also offers ethylene oxide, ethylene glycol, propylene oxide, styrene, polypropylene resin, and polyethylene resin. It exports its products to the US, Japan, India, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan, and Hong Kong. SZRC is headquartered in Ningbo, Zhejiang, China.

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