Reliance Industries Ltd., ranked 99th on the Fortune 500
list of the worlds major corporations, operates the
largest refinery and petrochemical complex. Located in
Jamnagar, Gujarat, India (Fig. 1), this
refinery processes 1.24 million bpd (MMbpd) of crude oil.
Largely due to this facility, Jamnagar has emerged as one of
the worlds refining hubs.
1. Reliance Industries, Indias largest
company, built the worlds largest oil refinery in Jamnagar.
Consequently, Jamnagar has been nicknamed
Oil City of India.