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Dr Rouhani opens Phase 2 of Setareh Khalije Fars Refinery

Phase 2 of the world’s biggest gas condensates refinery, Setareh Khalije Fars, was opened in Dr Rouhani’s presence.

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In the ceremony that was held on Thursday in Bandar Abbas, Dr Hassan Rouhani visited different parts of the refinery and was briefed on the processes.

With the opening of Phase 2, the amount of Euro 5 petrol production will boost from 12 to 24 million litres a day and diesel production will double and rise up to 8 million litres per day.

Khalije Fars Gas Condensates Refinery is the country’s first refinery designed for gas condensates based on gas condensates feed with a production capacity of 360,000 barrels per day in three phases of 120,000 barrels with the aim of producing petrol, diesel, liquid gas and jet fuel.

Daily production of 36 million litres of Euro 5 petrol, 14 million litres of light and heavy diesel, more than 3 million litres of jet fuel, more than 4 million litres of liquid gas, 130 tons of solid sulphur and 425 tons of hydrogen are among the final products of the refinery.

The first phase of the refinery was opened in April of 1996 and the construction site of Khatam-el-Namba (PBUH) intends to finance the project by launching its third phase by the end of the year.

Phase 1 of the project was opened in April 2017.

 

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