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A perspective on China’s refining industry

09.01.2011  |  Li, X.,  Petrochemical Research Institute, PetroChina, ChinaRen, W.,  Petrochemical Research Institute, PetroChina, ChinaZhu, Q.,  Petrochemical Research Institute, PetroChina, ChinaRen, J.,  Petrochemical Research Institute, PetroChina, China

Statistics show how this nation has progressed from 2006 to present day

Keywords: [China] [refining] [downstream] [economy] [refining capacity] [gasoline consumption] [Asia] [low-carbon] [China oil supply and demand]

Great progress has been made in China’s refining industry in recent years. Refining capacity and oil production have increased substantially, but challenges still remain. Obstacles facing China’s hydrocarbon processing industry include a tight petroleum supply, stringent product specifications, energy conservation trends, and government directed pollution reduction efforts.

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