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New Kerbala Refinery to be Operational by 2022

Construction of the new 150,000 bpd refinery will be handled by a consortium led by Huyndai Enginerring and Construction Co

Iraq Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban has announced that the new 150,000 bpd oil refinery which will be built in Kerbala will become operational in 2022.

The $6.04 billion project for the construction of the new refinery was awarded to a consortium led by Hyundai Engineering and Construction Co back in 2014. 

The new refinery will support Iraq's ability to become self sufficient in oil products, with the country lacking the infrastructure to process the amount of crude oil produced.



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