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19-03-2019 15:00


BELARUS GAS REFINERY IN RECHITSA WILL STOP FOR MAINTENANCE 2-12 APRIL 2019



Belorusneft gas processing plant in Rechitsa will be stop for scheduled maintenance 2-12 April 2019, the company sources told OILMARKET the company. During the maintenance period, the Rechitsa Gas Refinery will not load LPG into auto-tanks, loading solely rail tanks.
“The company will continue to ship gas only in railway tanks. We will continue to build up stocks until 1 April. During the maintenance, we will primarily supply LPG under the long-term contracts. After the 12 April, we will resume loadings of both LPG mix and separate fractions,” stated Sergei Kamornnikov, deputy managing director for hydrocarbons feedstock and products sales.



According to the Upeco consultancy in 2018, shipments of LPG from the Rechitsa gas refinery to Ukraine slipped by 8.6% to 190,000t.