A worker walks at the Gathering Center 15 oil facility in the northern Al-Rawdhatain oil field, 80 kilometers from Kuwait City.
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Kuwait National Petroleum Co. is seeking to borrow $10 billion from local and international banks to upgrade two refineries to produce cleaner burning fuel.The hydrocracker unit at Mina al-Ahmadi started, producing 42,500 barrels a day, Kuwait's official news agency KUNA reported Tuesday, citing Mohammad Ghazi al-Mutairi, chief executive officer of KNPC.The Mina Abdullah refinery's capacity will be increased to 454,000 barrels a day from 270,000 barrels a day and the Mina al-Ahmadi plant's capacity will be decreased to 350,000 barrels a day from 466,000 as one of its main crude processing units is retired, Jemaz said.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE