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Al Zour Refinery Issues First Fuel Oil Tender in More Than Two Months


Kuwait’s Al Zour refinery has issued a fuel oil sales tender - the first time in more than two months according to Reuters reports.

  • The refinery issued the tender late on Monday offering LSFO with a maximum sulphur content of 0.5% for September-loading. The tender closes noon Tuesday Kuwait time.
  • The cargo is expected to load between September 9 and 10, with volume between 120,000 to 140,000 metric tons.
  • Fuel oil exports from Kuwait were at 360,000 metric tons in August, down from 440,000 metric tons in July according to Kpler.
  • The AL Zour refinery is set to be a major VLSFO provider when operations are in full flow.

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