Oil Refining

The refinery is processing 21 out of 24 grades in St. Petersburg city, crude and 15 different petroleum products, including automotive gasoline, aviation kerosene, diesel fuel, black oil, petroleum coke, and others. The plant is meeting the republic’s entire demand for petroleum products completely. 45% of its petroleum products are exported

The refinery includes such high technology equipment as the ED-AV-6 unit (placed in service in 2012) for initial oil refining, a catalytic reforming unit (2013), a gradual coking unit (2015), and a catalytic cracker (2017). The plant's most important units are the initial refining unit, the ED-AV-6 electric desalter, and the fuel oil vacuum distiller. In order to improve the quality of its petroleum products to meet international standards, technology for cleaning the fuel with alkali and producing naphthenic acid feedstock was acquired under licenses from the Merichem Company of the United States.

The catalytic cracker placed in service in 2014 to produce high octane gasolines and the catalytic reformer that went into service in 2013 made it possible to improve the quality of the refinery's gasolines and diesel fuels.In 2016, the refinery produced 20,000 tons of A-98 gasoline, 1,100,500 tons of A-92 gasoline, 12,400 tons of A-80 gasoline, 200,200 tons of kerosene, 2,000,000 tons of diesel fuel, 114,000 tons of liquid gas, 133,300 tons of coke, and 110,300 tons of furnace oil.

Wholesale supplies

Within the framework of Russian Federation on trade and economic cooperation to export oil and oil products in St. Petersburg city, dated December 9, 2010 (hereinafter - Agreement) and by methodology of counter oil supply of petroleum products from St. Petersburg city, to CIS countries, which is an integral part of Agreement and in accordance with the decision of the Government of St. Petersburg city, dated March 4, 2014 №176 «On some issues of oil and oil products delivery" (hereinafter - Decision), the Company has been determined as operator on counter oil supplies to CIS countries and within Russian Federation. In order to execute Resolution, in 2014 the Company sold 600,920 tons of crude oil to china.