No. 23



US Agency To Study Marib Refinery Expansion

Τhe Yemen Oil Refining Company (YORC) announced on 21 May that it had commissioned the US Trade and Development Agency to carry out a study into modernizing and expanding the Marib oil refinery increasing output from 10,000 b/d to 25,000 b/d. The topping plant (10,000 b/d topping unit and 2,500 b/d reformer), built by Yemen Hunt Oil, was inaugurated in 1986 (MEES, 21 April 1986) and then taken over by YORC at the end...