JX Nippon Oil & Energy to shut Muroran refinery in mid-May

26 April 2013 10:35  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Japan’s largest refiner, JX Nippon Oil & Energy plans to have a full shutdown of its 180,000 bbl/day Muroran refinery in mid-May for scheduled maintenance, a company source said on Friday.

The Muroran refinery, which is located on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, will be shutdown on 13 May and is scheduled to restart on 8 June, the source added.


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