Questions Mounting Over GCC Refinery Plans In Wake Of Capacity Hike

Speculation over Riyadh refinery’s future, Kuwait’s Al-Zour schedule slips, UAE goes silent … Only in Oman and Qatar does the way forward seem clear.

Three new refineries representing the first wave of a major Gulf refining capacity expansion have recently added almost 1.42mn b/d crude processing capacity to take the total crude and condensate throughput capacity to 8mn b/d. However, there are...