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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Aramco/Shell Hydrocracker Resumes Production

The 45,000 b/d hydrocracker at the Saudi Aramco/Shell refinery in Jubail,which has been shut down by a fire since May (MEES, 24 May), was put back inoperation last week, after completing the necessary repairs, a refineryspokesman confirmed. The hydrocracker's shutdown has cut naphtha productionwithout reducing the refinery's overall output of 260,000 b/d. The refineryunderwent maintenance work last...