2 May, 2018
The 200,000b/d Nghi Son Refinery and Petrochemical started the commercial operation on Tuesday and shipped its first refined product (92RON gasoline) on the same day.
The newly constructed refinery is the second refinery after the 148,000b/d Dung Quatrefinery. Idemitsu Kosan, Kuwait Petroleum International, PetroVietnam and Mitsui Chemicals invested in the new refinery, and the project had started in April, 2008. Its trial operation started at the end of February this year.