Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 38

22-Sept-2008

IRAN

Refinery Expansion Feasibility Studies Completed, Says NIORDC

All feasibility studies have been completed for seven new refineries intended to raise Irans refining capacity from 1.65mn b/d today to 3.3mn b/d by 2012, according to National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) Director of Refinery Affairs Aminollah Eskandari. He told reporters on 16 September that work had started on all the projects, and that the near...