Seydi Oil Refinery Processes 600 Thousand Tons of Oil

BUSINESS TURKMENISTAN
Seydi Oil Refinery Processes 600 Thousand Tons of Oil
Seydi Oil Refinery produced 222 thousand tons of gasoline and 33.5 thousand tons of road bitumen.

Seydi Oil Refinery (SOR), located in Lebap velayat in the northeastern Turkmenistan, processed about 600 thousand tons of oil last year.

The production growth rate of the refinery in 2019 amounted to 116.8%. Compared to 2018, the indicator increased by 101.1%.

The refinery produced 222 thousand tons of gasoline and 33.5 thousand tons of road bitumen.

In May 2017, a catalytic reforming unit was launched at the SOR with the participation of U.S. and U.A.E. companies.

Through the direct processing of distillated gasoline, the company produces light gasoline and liquefied gas used in food production. New York-based company Westport Trading Europe Limited with the participation of Turkmen specialists carried out the project.

In 2015, a plant for the production of road bitumen with an annual capacity of 37.2 thousand tons appeared in the structure of the plant.