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Abadan Refinery Back on Stream; Marun Reinjection Starts Up

Iran has announced that the first phase of the reconstruction of the Abadanrefinery was formally commissioned on 1 April. In the initial phase the refinerywill have a crude throughput of 130,000 b/d and will produce 16,000 b/d ofgasoline, 22,000 b/d of kerosene, 23,000-24,000 b/d of gas oil, 60,000 b/d offuel oil, and 1,500 b/d of lube oil products, with the fuel oil exported fromthe Bandar Mahshar...