New RPL refinery set for world record

June 2008
Chemical Business;Jun2008, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p72
Trade Publication
The article reports on the expectation that supply from the refinery of Reliance Petroleum Ltd. (RPL) in Jamnagar, India will represent almost 50% of the estimated global oil demand growth in 2009 and should increase global production capacity of both gasoline and diesel by around 1%. RPL chairman Mukesh Ambani intends to construct the refinery in less than 36 months. Also noted is the 29 million tonne refinery being built by his team. He believes that the project will earn valuable foreign exchange for India.


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