Kazakh Shymkent oil refinery ups oil refining
Kazakhstan, Astana, Oct.29/ Trend, D. Mukhtarov /
PetroKazakhstan Oil Products LLP (Shymkent oil refinery, South Kazakhstan region) increased oil refining by 1.2 percent up to 3.789 million tons in January-September 2012, JSC "KazMunaiGas - Processing and Marketing" reported on Monday.
According to the company, gasoline production increased by 4.3 per cent up to 847,740 tons, kerosene - by 26.3 percent up to 222,750 tons, while diesel fuel decreased - by 2.5 percent to 1.068 million tons, fuel oil - 5 percent to 692,590 tons and liquefied gas - by 2.6 percent to 117,840 tons.
Three oil refineries operate in Kazakhstan.