Operational model
The operational model integrates all operational activities specific to the downstream flow from acquisition of raw materials, supply chain, refining, to fuel products sale It brings a wider focus on the development of the business in order to provide improved benefits to our customers.
The reorganization of the Group operations into three business units targets greater flexibility and a better allocation of responsibilities, with significant impact on the overall results of the Group.
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The petrochemicals divisions within Petromidia refinery supplies more than half the necessary of petrochemical products for internal consumption in Romania.

These industry branch has known a well deserved revival in recent years, a breath of air of the refining industry affected by the decline of oil prices.

What contributed massively to the development of this branch was good integration with the Petromidia refinery that supplies the entire quantity of polypropylene, investments in the modernization of installations and, most of all, the diversification of varieties to cover the latest applications.

The varieties of polyolefins (polypropylene and polyethylene) produced by the Petromidia refinery are used in agriculture, the food industry and for a wide range of products, from FMCG, personal care, electronics and electrotechnics to auto industry, textiles and constructions.

The petrochemical division has 3 installations: one installation of polypropylene (PP) and 2 for polyethylene, low density polyethylene (LDPE) and high density polyethylene (HDPE), with a combined output of over 220,000 tons/year.

The company operates the only marine terminal for offloading ethylene at the Black Sea and the only cryogenic tank with a storage capacity of 10,000 tons.

The petrochemicals division produces more than 30 special, niche varieties with added value. 

Between 2005-2017, more than USD 100 million have been invested in the petrochemical division and today the results are visible: an increases in production from 20,000 tons of polymers in 2000 to 150,000 tons in 2016 and growing.

Results 2018

For this year, the petrochemical division proposed to obtain a quantity of 205,000 tons of polymers, 60% of which being low and high density polyethylene.

Read the T1 results press release.

Read the S1 results press release.

Read the 9 months & T3 results press release.
Key figures for 2017

 2017 petrochimical div-01 updated

Key figures for 2016

Petrochemical Divison Infografica

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