You are here

Downstream News

Downstream news for the oil and gas industry providing global coverage of refining, processing and other downstream sector developments

7th February 2014

Rosneft, Russia's largest oil producer, will export an additional 9 million tonnes (180,000 barrels per day) of oil to China this year and may increase their crude supplies. President Vladimir Putin has...
5th February 2014

Brazilian petrochemical company profits have experienced a decrease in natural gas prices caused by a shale gas surge in the United States, Reuters reported. It is causing a reduction in pricing...
31st January 2014

Wood Mackenzie, commercial intelligence provider for the energy, metals and mining industries, reveals that rising disparities in oil and gas prices, in addition to increased environmental restrictions...
29th January 2014

India's state-run refiners are looking to Latin American oil, after improving their plants, thus taking on the benefit of cheap prices for crudes that have lost their market in the United States...
23rd January 2014

India’s Bharat Petroleum (BPCL) is planning to invest USD 2.8bn to increase production capacity of two refineries in Assam and Madhya Pradesh in a bid to support expansion of its gas station network in the...
16th January 2014

HERMETIC-Pumpen GmbH, a German firm that develops sealless centrifugal pumps, was presented with the “Russian oil and gas industries’ best centrifugal-pump manufacturer for 2013” award during the...
15th January 2014

Sasol's chief executive officer, David Constable, and South African Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies have installed a new ethylene purification unit, known as the Ethylene...
15th January 2014

French oil and gas corporation, Total, has been approved by a Chinese commission to invest in a $4bn project to convert coal into petrochemical products in the northern province of Inner Mongolia, Reuters...
FLNG to draw USD 64.4bn in investments by 2020 – DW market report
9th January 2014

The FLNG market will see “increased investment and activity” over the course of the decade, drawing total expenditure of USD 64.4bn until 2020, a new market report from energy research analysis firm Douglas...
New CNG tank technology receives UN approval
7th January 2014

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, a US-based manufacturer of natural gas storage systems on Monday announced its Type-IV Q-Lite compressed natural gas (CNG) tank technology received approval in...

Pages