SPECIAL REPORT: Shifting global product specs push more refinery investment

03/19/2007
Refiners throughout the world are increasing investments to deal with changing specifications for gasoline and diesel fuel.The global refining sector has begun to emerge from a short period of tight capacity and high margins with refining investments being made all over the world. After a year of remarkably profitable margins, refiners are facing a somewhat more bearish marketplace. Meanwhile, petroleum product demand continues to grow even as the specifications for transport fuels in particular become more complicated.The once-fungible petroleum product markets are increasingly fractured and “Balkanized.” The evolution of petroleum product demand, both in terms of quantity an...
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