In the Kemerovo region the production of gasoline Euro-5 plans to start in 2020

В Кемеровской области выпуск бензина Евро-5 планирует начать в 2020 году

The production of gasoline Euro-5 standard is planned to start at the Yaya oil refinery (refinery) in the Kemerovo region in 2020, said Tuesday the Governor of the region Aman Tuleyev, speaking with the budget message at session of regional Parliament.

“Continue to develop oil refining, and even 10-15 years ago we could not dream that we will have such industry. In the future — in 2020 — our biggest enterprise, the Yaya oil refinery will be mastered a new product — the gasoline of the European quality Euro-5, the depth of oil refining will increase from 62% to 75%. And thus significantly expand the markets,” said Tuleyev.

According to regional authorities, Kuzbass refineries already produce 4.3 million tons of products per year. More than half of the total consumption of petroleum products in the region of 7.4 million tons.

As the Governor noted, in the commodity structure of Kuzbass export oil now holds third place after coal and metal. Regional refinery production is exported to Finland, the Netherlands, Italy, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan.

According to the latest data, at the Yaya oil refinery completed the first phase of construction with a capacity of 3 million tons of crude oil per year (design capacity is 6 million tons of oil a year with processing depth up to 93%).

It is also indicated that location near the main oil pipeline “Aleksandrovskoye (Tomsk region) — Anzhero-Sudzhensk — Irkutsk” provides a stable work of the enterprise and saves the cost of transportation of crude oil.