Changes due in Russian petroleum product mix

Assessment of Russian Refining Industry (75741 bytes) Boston Consulting Group (BCG) estimates Russia's refiners could increase their total crude distillation capacity by more than 500,000 b/d by 2000 if all announced expansion projects were completed. At the same time, planned up- grades could increase the country's yield of gasoline by 5% while lowering production of heavy fuel oil and residues 5%. Roman Lola, senior consultant based in BCG's Kuala Lumpur office, told a meeting of refiners some of the plant expansions and upgrades are more feasible than others. Feasibility depends on management strategies and access to European Bank for Reconstruction & Development fundi...

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