TEHRAN Dec 21 (Shana)–Abadan Refinery will supply the southwestern oil-rich city of Ahvaz with euro-4 gasoline once the refinery’s phase 3 is finalized, a deputy petroleum minister said.
Phase 3 of Abadan Refinery has various units including isomerization, acid recovery unit, sulfur production unit, gas sweetening unit, propylene purification unit, wastewater treatment unit and utility units.
Abadan Oil Refinery is undergoing development to increase its euro-4 and euro-5 gasoil and gasoline. The development project will raise regular gasoline production from 60,000 to 81,000 b/d, kerosene from 18,000 to 45,000 b/d and premium gasoline to 20,000 b/d.
With the development of Abadan refinery, Iran will see its gasoline production rise by 6.2 ml, gasoil by 15.5 ml, fuel oil by 7.1 ml, kerosene by 3.9 ml and liquefied gas by 1.5 ml.
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