Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 34

21-Aug-2006

NIORDC Clarifies Irans Crude Distillation Capacity Expansion Plan

The National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC) has clarified its plans for expanding Irans crude oil distillation capacity, revealing its intention to build a new refinery at Bandar Abbas, in addition to a condensate refinery there and a heavy oil refinery at Abadan, announced earlier this year. This third new refinery will have a crude distillation...