Method estimates US refinery fixed costs

09/19/2005
A new method for estimating US refinery fixed costs is useful for comparing data between different refineries and is based on the market approach that uses comparable sales.The Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice requires the consideration, if available, of actual market sales data in appraising a property. Available comparable sales must be analyzed and adjusted to reflect differences in timing, location, quality, and other parameters that influence the value of the comparable property relative to the subject property.There are at least two methods of analyzing and adjusting comparable refineries’ sales data. The first is the traditional simplified approach that co...
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