Maysan lay the foundation stone for a new refinery capacity of 150 thousand barrels per day soon
Tuesday 23 February 2016 | 20:32
Maysan / .. confirmed Maysan province, Tuesday, near the opening of the new refinery with a refining capacity of up to 150,000 barrels per day and the port by a coalition of Chinese and Swiss companies as the International Maysan refinery company.
The head of the Energy Committee in the House of Maysan province Rahi Abdul Wahid Albzona in a press statement received "Eye Iraq News" that "Maysan province will experience over the next few days, the foundation stone for the construction of the new Maysan refinery capacity of up to 150,000 barrels per day and the port by a coalition put Chinese and Swiss companies as the international Missan refinery company and the value of investment (6.5) billion dollars. "
He added that "This project is the first of Systematically work of the Committee on Energy (oil and gas) in the Maysan province during the past three years, since that period permeated more than one meeting a contract with the company and the corporate oil sector and other private South Refineries Company to lease the land and the oil company Missan for the purpose of oil to provide them crude was subject introduced in the deliberative meetings. "
Albzona He said he was overcome all obstacles and interference side .. stressing that this project is important and vital in the oil industry, manufacturing and the Iraqi economy in general, which will provide the refinery various oil derivatives, according to the approved standards, as well as job opportunities for the people of the province up to more than 3,000 degrees and careers .is over