international magazine
11 / 2005

The Russian government has finally paid attention to a pitiful state of oil refining industry

As OilMarket has already informed, in September the Russian government expressed concern over the problems of the oil refining industry, stating the need to work out the industry development strategy and improve the quality of oil products. Surprisingly, this project has survived the maze of the Kremlin cabinets: the gurus of Russia's oil refining industry expect that all documents needed to bring the Russian refineries up to the European standards, will soon be finalised and approved.