Middle East Economic Survey


No 15



Laffan Condensate Refinery Inaugurated, Expansion Work Expected In 2011

The Laffan Refinery, the first condensate processing plant in Qatar, was formally inaugurated by the Amir of Qatar, Shaikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, on 6 April in Ras Laffan Industrial City.It has a processing capacity of 146,000 b/d of condensate, with an output of 63,000 b/d of naphtha, 52,000 b/d of jet fuel, 24,000 b/d of gasoil, and 8,000 b/d of LPG. Its...