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Attock Refining Temporarily Shuts Two CDUs to Manage Operations


The 53.4kbpd Attock Refinery in Pakistan has shut two crude distillation units temporarily to manage refinery operations due to low product lifting.

  • Stocks of gasoline and diesel have reached high levels amid depressed demand in December according to a Pakistan Stock Exchange filing.
  • The refinery is “now be operating at a throughput of about 60%. This, if it continues, will result in curtailment of crude intake from oilfields with adverse effect on associated gas as well,” the notice read.

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