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Bandar Abbas Refinery to Start Up in 1993 with 232,000 b/d Capacity

Iran's Oil Ministry saidin Tehran on 30 December that the Bandar Abbas refinery, currently underconstruction, will start production in 1993 with a capacity of 232,000 b/d. Therefinery will process 220,000 b/d of heavy crude oil and 12,000 b/d of naturalgas, from the Sarkhun gas field north of the port city. Yield capacity willcomprise 69,500 b/d of gasoil, 66,900 b/d of fuel oil, 46,100 b/d...