Effects of MARPOL VI on Petcoke, Distillates, Resids, Vacuum Tower Bottoms and the Light-Heavy Spread

Presented By

Edward Arnold - Argus Consulting

Conference: Galveston 2018

This presentation will outline and explain the current state of the US refining business. It will focus on current and likely upcoming changes that will affect all US refiners. It will cover:

  • Declining distillate demand
  • Stalled gasoline demand and the likely effects of electric vehicles
  • The changing refined products export market
  • The likely effects of MARPOL VI
  • The changing anode grade coke market
  • Canadian Dilbit imports
  • RINs and RVOs
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