EURO-5 brand gasoline appeared at Kazakhstan gas stations
In the West Kazakhstan region, the first commercial batch of automobile fuel of the ecological class Euro-5 was shipped, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
According to JSC Kondensat, the new plant worth 26 billion tenge will be able to cover needs of the western region of the country for high-quality high-octane gasoline, and also to export other products of oil processing.
"In November of the current year the company made and shipped trial consignments of high-octane AI-92 gasoline at gas station in Uralsk and Aksay. Today we send gasoline to the large networks of gas station which are in the WKR," V. Dzhunusov noted.
The deputy governor of the region Igor Steksov noted that the construction of such plant and production of own gasoline will allow the region to reduce purchases of import gasoline considerably.
"This plant essentially new to our area. Because it processes oil and gas raw materials and makes high-octane gasoline. This high technology production which we started by Day of the capital in July and we start commercial production of high-octane gasoline that is symbolical, by Day of the 25 anniversary of independence, in a year of date, significant for the state," I. Steksov emphasized.
It should be noted that the project implementation became possible thanks to financial participation of Development bank of Kazakhstan which for the purpose of assistance to development not of raw economy granted to the company the long-term and inexpensive loan.