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29.04.2014 LUKOIL Develops A New Technology of Waste Treatment

The LUKOIL-Nizhegorodniinefteproekt research institute has developed an unrivaled waste-treatment technology for the hydrogen fluoride alkylation units operating at refineries.

29.01.2014 PetroChina delays launch of two refineries

PetroChina has put off starting up two new refineries and delayed expansion of another to counter the threat of overcapacity as oil demand growth slows in the world's second largest oil consumer, Reuters reported on January 23.

10.01.2014 OPEC to cut exports to lowest in four months

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries will cut crude shipments to the lowest level since September as refineries trim imports before conducting maintenance in the spring, according to Oil Movements, Bloomberg reported on January 9.

10.12.2013 Saudi Arabia Oil Production Steady in November

Saudi Arabia produced 9.745 million barrels per day of crude oil in November, little changed from the previous month, when it pumped 9.75m bpd, Gulf Daily News reported on December 9, citing an industry source.

03.12.2013 Russian Oil Production up 0.95% in January-November

Russia in January-November increased oil and gas condensate production by 0.95% year over year to 478.3mn tons, Prime has reported, citing the central dispatcher directorate of the fuel and energy complex.

29.10.2013 European Refiners Battle to Tap African Demand

Embattled European refiners face an uphill battle with U.S. and Asian competitors to supply Africa's rapidly growing appetite for fuel products as transatlantic shipping routes are redrawn, Reuters said on October 28.

25.10.2013 UK Petrol Demand Falls

The current problems at the Grangemouth refinery and petrochemical complex are deep-seated, and developments in the international oil and gas markets have exacerbated these problems, The Scotsman reported on October 25.

22.10.2013 Vietnam Develops Oil Refining Industry With Gazprom Neft

Despite the comments about the low profitability of oil refinery projects, Vietnam vows to develop the petrochemical industry, VietNamNet reported on October 21.

10.01.2013 European Oil Refiners on ‘Alert’ as Margins Slump in Past Weeks

According to Bloomberg, European oil refiners are on “high alert” after margins plunged in recent weeks, forcing them to cut production at some plants, the head of a French lobby has said.

25.12.2012 Platts Report: China's Oil Demand Hits Record High in November

China's apparent oil demand* rose 9.1% year over year in November to 42.96 million metric tons (mt), or an average 10.5 million barrels per day (b/d), the highest on record, a just-released Platts analysis of recent Chinese government data showed.