SPECIAL REPORT: Shifting global product specs push more refinery investment

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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