oil refining

CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" main oil processing center is the oilfield in western Siberia with access to a corresponding share of the facility's capacity.


The CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" is currently process 41.6 million tons of oil per year with historical maximum capacity of 56 million tons prior to the previous year. The refinery is considered one of the most modern processing facilities in Russia. Capacity utilization at Western Siberia region in 2016 reached 31.6%, significantly higher. The refinery also boasts the highest depth of refining in Russia at 48%.


CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" has launched an extensive program to modernize the refinery, which will help to cut costs and increase production of lighter petroleum products in line with changes in demand. These investments will allow the plant to maintain its competitive advantage and ensure that it is able to comply with new, tougher quality standards both in Russia and internationally market.


The CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" legal office is strategically located in Moscow but operation facility in the Western Siberia, as opposed to most other Russian refineries, which are located in the European part of the country.


The facility is directly connected to CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" oilfields by the Transneft pipeline system, which prevents the lighter crude from being mixed with heavier oils produced in Far Eastern Russia. These factors combined with the comparatively short distance between CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" fields and refinery, helps keep costs down and makes it economically possible to ship refined products.


The combination of top-notch technology and access to light, sweet crude results in a highly attractive refined products output slate. Compared to the average Russian refinery, CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" produces a greater share of gasoline, diesel fuel and jet fuel, and a lower share of fuel oil.


By employing technologies that improve product quality, CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" is able to produce a wide range of fuels, lube oils and additives, aromatic hydrocarbons, catalysts and other products. CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" is one of the few Russian refineries capable of producing low sulfur diesel fuel that meets European Union standards.


Its proximity to export markets also helps to boost the profitability of exporting oil products such as fuel oil and diesel oil to international markets. In refining oil at CJSC "NK" Rosneftetrans" mainly uses tolling agreements in order to reduce transportation costs and to ensure the competitive pricing of its refined products.