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bp plans to cease production at Kwinana Refinery

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The FINANCIAL — bp Australia today announced that it will cease fuel production at its Kwinana Refinery and ‎convert it to an import terminal, helping to ensure ongoing security of fuel supply for Western ‎Australia.  The refinery, near Fremantle, has provided fuels for Western Australia for 65 years. However, ‎the continued growth of large-scale, export-oriented refineries throughout Asia and the Middle ‎East has structurally changed the Australian market. ‎ Regional oversupply and sustained low refining margins mean the Kwinana Refinery is no ‎longer economically viable. Having explored multiple possibilities for the refinery’s future, bp ‎has concluded that conversion to an…

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bp plans to cease production at Kwinana Refinery

2 mins read

The FINANCIAL — bp Australia today announced that it will cease fuel production at its Kwinana Refinery and ‎convert it to an import terminal, helping to ensure ongoing security of fuel supply for Western ‎Australia.  The refinery, near Fremantle, has provided fuels for Western Australia for 65 years. However, ‎the continued growth of large-scale, export-oriented…