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    <Here is Bloomberg’s August update for the Europe/MidEast & Africa Refinery Shutdowns & Maintenance and Capacity expansions 2008-2012. Regards CER>
    Europe, Middle East, Africa Refinery Shutdowns (Table)
    By Nidaa Bakhsh New York
         August 11, 2008 (Bloomberg)
    — Following is a table of scheduled and unplanned
    refinery shutdowns, maintenance, new plants and capacity expansions in Europe,
    the Middle East and Africa. The list only includes work that could be confirmed. 
         Shutdown Type: P: Planned, U: Unplanned, N: Non-maintenance

    Refinery                                     Refinery                          
    Owner                  Shutdown              Capacity                          
    Location                 Type    Period        b/d     Notes                   
    New Information:

    Petroplus Coryton          P     Jul, 09      172,000  FCC and associated units
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  to be shut down for     
    U.K.                             Sep, 09               regular maintenance in  
                                                           3Q, delayed from 1Q.    

    Ceska Kralupy              P     Qtr 1, 09     68,000  Shutdown planned for    
    Unipetrol, ENI SpA,                to                  maintenance in first half
    Shell Oil Co                     Qtr 2, 09             2009.                   
    Czech Republic                                                                 

    Indeni Ndola               P     Sep 14, 08    23,750  Full shutdown for annual
    Agip Petroli SpA,                  to                  maintenance.            
    Republic of Zambia               Oct 31, 08                                    

    Petroplus Coryton          N     Jul 18, 08   172,000  Full shutdown after power
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  cut. Unit restarts      
    U.K.                             Aug 15, 08            confirmed on July 20.   
                                                           Except the FCC, which is scheduled to resume     
                                                           operations mid-August, company said Aug. 7.    

    Current Outages:

    Shell Pernis               P     Aug, 08      416,000  New steam plant scheduled
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  to begin operations,    
    Netherlands                      Aug, 08               gas-fired co-gen plant to
                                                           replace oil-fed unit.   

    IPLOM Busalla              P     Aug, 08       46,500  Turnaround scheduled for
    IPLOM SpA                          to                  August, no additional   
    Italy                            Aug, 08               information available.  

    TNK Ryazan Refinery        P     Aug, 08      340,000  CDU, gasoline           
    Russia 340000-bpd                  to                  hydrotreater shutdowns to
    Crude Oil Processing             Sep, 08               cut runs for maintenance.
    TNK-BP Ltd                                                                     
    Russian Federation                                                             

    TNK Ryazan Refinery        P     Jul, 08      340,000  CDU AVT-4, reformer,    
    Russia 340000-bpd                  to                  visbreaker to shut for 40
    Crude Oil Processing             Sep, 08               days of repairs.        
    TNK-BP Ltd                                                                     
    Russian Federation                                                             

    Petroplus Coryton          N     Jul 18, 08   172,000  Full shutdown after power
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  cut. Unit restarts      
    U.K.                             Aug 15, 08            confirmed on July 20. Except the   
                                                           FCC, which is scheduled to resume     
                                                           operations mid-August, company said Aug. 7.    

    Indeni Ndola               N     Jul 09, 08    23,750  Full shutdown after crude
    Agip Petroli SpA,                  to                  supplies ran out. New oil
    Republic of Zambia               Aug 15, 08            shipment that was       
    Zambia                                                 originally due in mid-July delayed twice to
                                                           early August. No estimate given for restart.      

    Repsol Tarragona           P     Qtr 3, 08    160,000  Visbreaker to shut for 8
    Repsol YPF SA                      to                  days.                   
    Spain                            Qtr 3, 08                                     

    Polski Koncern Plock       P     Qtr 3, 08    270,000  Hydro-desulfurization   
    Polski Koncern                     to                  unit to shut.           
    Naftowy Orlen                    Qtr 3, 08                                     

    Repsol Puertollano         P     Jul 01, 08   140,000  Partial shutdown due to 
    Repsol YPF SA                      to                  CDU(crude unit) No. 1 to
    Spain                            Qtr 3, 08             shut for 25 days; Coker 
                                                           for 20 days.            

    Saras Sarroch              P     Jun, 08      300,000  Gasoline desulfurization
    Saras SpA                          to                  unit and sulfur recovery
    Italy                            Dec, 08               plant are due to come   
                                                           onstream in H2 for      
                                                           cleaner-burning fuels.  

    Qatar Petroleum Oryx       U     Qtr 2, 08     34,000  Runs cut to 25,000      
    GTL                                to                  barrels a day on poor   
    Qatar Petroleum                  Qtr 1, 09             operating performance, to
    Qatar                                                  run below capacity until
                                                           early 2009.             

    Conoco Wilhelmshaven       N     Qtr 2, 08    260,000  Runs cut on weak margins.
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  Extent of reductions not
    Germany                          Qtr 3, 08             disclosed. Conoco said  
                                                           reductions that started 
                                                           in second quarter will  
                                                           extend into the third.  

    Cyprus Petro Larnaca       N     Apr 23, 04    27,000  Cyprus Petroleum Refinery
    Cyprus Petroleum                   to                  has stopped refining    
    Refinery                         N/A                   crude oil at its sole   
    Cyprus                                                 plant after the government decided not to
                                                           invest to produce European Union-mandated 
                                                           low-sulfur fuel.

    Future Outages:

    Neste Porvoo               P     Aug 15, 08   197,000  Diesel line to be shut  
    Neste Oil OYJ                      to                  for about one and a half
    Finland                          Oct 02, 08            months maintenance.     

    Tamoil Holborn             P     Sep, 08      105,000  Full shutdown for       
    Tamoil SA                          to                  four-week maintenance in
    Germany                          Sep, 08               September to replace and
                                                           revamp equipment.       

    Statoil Mongstad           P     Sep 01, 08   189,000  Full shutdown due to 6  
    Statoil                            to                  week maintenance. Crude 
    Norway                           Oct 01, 08            units down for 2 weeks. 

    Cepsa Gibraltar            P     Sep, 08      223,000  FCC maintenance for 20  
    Cia Espanola de                    to                  days in September and 20
    Petroleos SA                     Oct, 08               days in October;        
    Spain                                                  Visbreaker for 18 days 
                                                           in September; Vacuum unit
                                                           for 17 days.            

    Chevron Pembroke           P     Sep, 08      210,000  FCC to shut in five-year
    Chevron Corp                       to                  maintenance cycle.Partial
    U.K.                             Oct, 08               shutdown during 3Q-4Q due
                                                           to fluid catalyitic cracking unit to be shut
                                                           down for 6 weeks.  

    Petrola Hellas             P     Sep, 08      100,000  Partial closure for 21  
    Elefsis                            to                  days for planned maintenance       
    Hellenic Petroleum SA            Sep, 08      delayed to September quarter 
    Greece                                               from the second quarter.     

    Agip Petroli Gela          P     Sep, 08      100,000  CDU, coker maintenance  
    ENI SpA                            to                  cuts runs 80% during    
    Italy                            Sep, 08               partial shutdown during 

    SA Mazeikiu Nafta          P     Sep, 08      160,221  Diesel desulfurization  
    Polski Koncern                     to                  unit to shut for 1-2    
    Naftowy Orlen,                   Sep, 08               weeks.                  
    Republic of Lithuania                                                          

    Tamoil Cremona             P     Sep, 08       95,000  Full shutdown for       
    Tamoil SA                          to                  two-week maintenance.   
    Italy                            Sep, 08               Postponed from June. No 
                                                           reason given.           

    TNK Lisichansk             P     Sep, 08      320,000  Turnaround in Sept.-Oct.,
    TNK-BP Ltd                         to                  additional details not  
    Ukraine                          Oct, 08               available.              

    Indeni Ndola               P     Sep 14, 08    23,750  Full shutdown for annual
    Agip Petroli SpA,                  to                  maintenance.            
    Republic of Zambia               Oct 31, 08                                    

    Galp Atlantico Sines       P     Sep 16, 08   202,670  Full shutdown for 40-days
    Galp Energia SGPS SA               to                  to carry out regular    
    Portugal                         Oct 26, 08            maintenance.            

    Cepsa Tenerife             P     Oct, 08       85,000  Visbreaker to shut for  
    Cia Espanola de                    to                  six day maintenance.    
    Petroleos SA                     Oct 31, 08                                    

    Exxon Mobil                P     Oct 01, 08   233,000  Naphtha steam cracker to
    Gravenchon                         to                  shut for four to five   
    Exxon Mobil Corp                 Nov 01, 08            week maintenance- partial
    France                                                 shutdown.               

    Petronor Bilbao            P     Oct 01, 08   220,000  Partial shutdown due to 
    Repsol YPF SA                      to                  Visbreaker to shut for 21
    Spain                            Qtr 4, 08             days.                   

    Repsol La Coruna           P     Oct, 08      120,000  CDU No.1 to shut for 20 
    Repsol YPF SA                      to                  days; FCC for 22 days;  
    Spain                            Nov, 08               coker for 22 days; hydrotreater for 22 days.

    BP Rotterdam Europort      P     Oct, 08      400,000  CDU, capacity 200,000   
    BP PLC                             to                  barrels a day, to shut  
    Netherlands                      Nov, 08               for four-to-five week maintenance.            

    Bahrain Sitra              P     Qtr 4, 08    248,900  CDU with 100,000 b/d    
    Kingdom of Bahrain                 to                  capacity shuts in the   
    Bahrain                          Qtr 4, 08             fourth quarter.         

    Tupras Izmit               P     Qtr 4, 08    226,433  Partial shutdown due to 
    Tupras Turkiye Petrol              to                  new (FCC) fluid         
    Rafine                           Qtr 4, 08             cataylitic cracker.     

    Saudi Aramco Rabigh        P     Qtr 4, 08    400,000  New units to expand     
    Saudi Arabian Oil Co               to                  capacity by 425,000 b/d,
    Saudi Arabia                     Qtr 4, 08             to 825,000 b/d.         

    Surgutneftegas             P     Qtr 4, 08    364,800  New hydro-cracking unit,
    Kirishi                            to                  partial shutdown.       
    Russian Federation              Qtr 4, 08                                                                                                            

    Agip Petroli Milazzo       P     Nov, 08      200,000  Partial turnaround,     
    ENI SpA                            to                  additional maintenance to
    Italy                            Nov, 08               the halt in May-June.   

    KNPC Mina Ah Ahmadi        P     Dec 01, 08   460,000  Partial shutdown for one
    Kuwait Petroleum Corp              to                  month maintenance.      
    Kuwait                           Dec 31, 08                                    

    BP Castellon Plana         P     Dec, 08      110,000  New Coker, capacity     
    BP PLC                             to                  20,000 b/d, scheduled to
    Spain                            Dec, 08               start before Dec. 25,   

    Sohar                      P     Jan 01, 09   116,400  Full shutdown due to 35 
    Sultanate of Oman                  to                  days maintenance.       
    Oman                             Mar 31, 09                                    

    ERG ISAB North Priolo      P     Jan 01, 09   162,000  Partial shutdown due to 
    ERG SpA, Agip Petroli              to                  planned maintenance     
    SpA                              Mar 31, 09            postponed from 2008.    

    Exxon Mobil                P     Jan 01, 09   233,000  FCC, alkylation, gulfiner
    Gravenchon                         to                  units to shut for four to
    Exxon Mobil Corp                 Apr 01, 09      five week turnaround-full shutdown.

    Hellenic Thessaloniki      P     Jan 01, 09    16,500  Refinery partial shutdown
    Hellenic Petroleum SA              to                  for four weeks.         
    Greece                           Jun 30, 09                                    

    Oil Refineries Haifa       P     Jan 01, 09   180,000  Partial shutdown due to 
    Oil Refineries Ltd                 to                  maintenance of crude    
    Israel                           Jun 30, 09            unit, naphtha, gasoil and
                                                           jet fuel; $50 million upgrade of   
                                                           crude unit to use lighter grades.     

    Petroplus Cressier         P     Qtr 1, 09     68,000  Turnaround, partial for 
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  25-30 days during 2009. 
    Switzerland                      Qtr 4, 09             Timing not yet confirmed

    SA Mazeikiu Nafta          P     Jan, 09      160,221  Full shutdown at least  
    Polski Koncern                     to                  for 30 days in 2009.    
    Naftowy Orlen,                   Dec, 09               Fluid cracker output to 
    Republic of Lithuania                                  raise by a third.       
    Lithuania                                              Specific timing not yet confirmed. 

    Qatar Mesaieed             P     Qtr 1, 09    200,000  CDUs No. 1 and No. 2 shut
    Qatar Petroleum                    to                  for 34 days.            
    Qatar                            Qtr 1, 09                                     

    Ceska Kralupy              P     Qtr 1, 09     68,000  Shutdown planned for    
    Unipetrol, ENI SpA,                to                  maintenance in first half
    Shell Oil Co                     Qtr 2, 09             2009.                   
    Czech Republic                                                                 

    BP Rotterdam Europort      P     Qtr 1, 09    400,000  FCC turnaround planned  
    BP PLC                             to                  for 2009. Additional    
    Netherlands                      Qtr 4, 09             details not avaiable.   

    Phillips Whitegate         P     Jan, 09       71,000  Full shutdown due to    
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  routine maintenance.    
    Ireland                          Dec, 09                                       

    Surgutneftegas             P     Qtr 1, 09    364,800  Partial shutdown due to 
    Kirishi                            to                  new catalytic cracking  
    Russian Federation               Qtr 4, 09   unit in 2009.                                                                      

    Total Fina Lindsey         P     Qtr 1, 09    221,000  New Hydro-desulfurization
    Total SA                           to                  unit to begin ULSD output
    U.K.                             Qtr 4, 09             in 2009.                

    Neste Porvoo               P     Qtr 1, 09    197,000  New Isomerization unit to
    Neste Oil OYJ                      to                  be built and planned to 
    Finland                          Qtr 4, 09             start output in 2009.   
                                                           Gasoline production to be
                                                           raised 200,000 tons per year.                  

    Agip Petroli Milazzo       P     Feb 01, 09   200,000  Partial shutdown due to 
    ENI SpA                            to                  gasoil hydro-desulfurization                 
    Italy                            Feb 28, 09          output to rise by 12,000 B/d.          

    TotalFina Elf Donges       P     Feb 15, 09   230,000  Six-week turnaround     
    Total SA                           to                  planned.                
    France                           Mar 31, 09                                    

    Rafinerie Gdanska          P     Mar 01, 09    92,000  Full shutdown for more  
    Grupa Lotos SA                     to                  than one month for      
    Poland                           Mar 31, 09            upgrades.               

    ERG ISAB South Priolo      P     Qtr 1, 09    238,000  15-20 day shutdown of   
    ERG SpA, Agip Petroli              to                  process units.          
    SpA                              Qtr 1, 09                                     

    MOL Szazhalombatta         P     Apr 01, 09   161,000  Partial shutdown for    
    MOL Hungarian Oil and              to                  maintenance.            
    Gas NyRt                         Jun 30, 09                                    

    Shell Al Jubail            P     Jun 01, 09   313,000  Low-sulfur diesel unit. 
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                                          
    Saudi Arabia                     Sep 30, 09                                    

    Ras Laffan                 P     Jun, 09      146,000  New refinery scheduled to
    Qatar Petroleum,                   to                  begin operations in mid 
    Total SA, Exxon Mobil            Jun, 09               2009. Refinery processes
    Corp, Idemitsu Kosan                                   gas condensate into light
    Co Ltd, Cosmo Oil Co                                   oil products.           
    Ltd, Mitsui & Co Ltd,                                                          
    Marubeni Corp                                                                  

    TotalFina Elf Antwerp      P     Jun, 09      360,000  Turnaround planned for  
    Total SA                           to                  second half of year to  
    Belgium                          Dec, 09               tie in new FCC waste-gas
                                                           treatment unit. Timing  
                                                           yet to be confirmed.    

    Agip Petr Taranto          P     Jun, 09      110,000  New Hydrocracker,       
    ENI SpA                            to                  capacity 18,000 b/d,    
    Italy                            Jun, 09               scheduled to start up.  

    Petroplus Coryton          P     Jul, 09      172,000  FCC and associated units
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  to be shut down for     
    U.K.                             Sep, 09               regular maintenance in  
                                                           3Q, delayed from 1Q.    

    Hellenic Petroleum         P     Jul 01, 09    72,000  Partial shutdown for    
    Hellenic Petroleum SA              to                  20-25 days.             
    Greece                           Dec 31, 09                                    

    Polski Koncern Plock       P     Qtr 3, 09    270,000  New diesel              
    Polski Koncern                     to                  hydrodesulfurization unit
    Naftowy Orlen                    Qtr 4, 09             scheduled to begin      
    Poland                                                 construction. Capacity  
                                                           6,240 tons a day of high
                                                           purity diesel.          

    ERTOIL Huelva              P     Oct 01, 09    98,000  Full shutdown due to new
    Cia Espanola de                    to                  crude distillation unit 
    Petroleos SA                     Dec 31, 09            to almost double capacity
    Spain                                                  by 2011.                

    Hellenic Thessaloniki      P     Oct 01, 09    16,500  Full shutdown for one   
    Hellenic Petroleum SA              to                  month for maintenance.  
    Greece                           Dec 31, 09                                    

    Total Fina Leuna           P     Qtr 4, 09    227,000  New hydrodesulfurization
    Total SA                           to                  unit for kerosene.      
    Germany                          Qtr 4, 09             Capacity 2,880 tons a day
                                                           of kerosene and light diesel oil   
                                                           scheduled to begin service.          

    Qatar Mesaieed             P     Qtr 4, 09    200,000  RFCC unit, sulfur,      
    Qatar Petroleum                    to                  condensate plants shut in
    Qatar                            Qtr 4, 09             fourth quarter for      

    MOL Szazhalombatta         P     Jan 01, 10   161,000  Partial shutdown due to 
    MOL Hungarian Oil and              to                  planned maintenance.    
    Gas NyRt                         Mar 31, 10                                    

    ERTOIL Huelva              P     Qtr 1, 10     98,000  New Hydrocracker, with  
    Cia Espanola de                    to                  capacity of 42,000      
    Petroleos SA                     Qtr 1, 10             barrels a day, two      
    Spain                                                  atmospheric vacuum      
                                                           distillation units, and 
                                                           desulfurization plant to
                                                           start up.               

    Neste Porvoo               P     Jan 01, 10   197,000  Full shutdown due to six
    Neste Oil OYJ                      to                  weeks of maintenance.   
    Finland                          Dec 31, 10                                    

    Murphy Oil Milford         P     Qtr 1, 10    108,000  Full shutdown in        
    Haven                              to                  five-year cycle. Month of
    Murphy Oil Corp                  Qtr 4, 10             shutdown not yet        
    U.K.                                                   confirmed               

    Petrola Hellas             P     Qtr 1, 10    100,000  New CDU: 40,000 B/d,    
    Elefsis                            to                  hydrocracker, 20,000 B/d
    Hellenic Petroleum SA            Qtr 1, 10    flexi-coker scheduled to
    Greece                                               begin production in early 2010.
                                                           Unit contracted to be built by Technip.    

    Agioi Theodoroi            P     Qtr 1, 10    120,000  New CDU, capacity 60,000
    Motor Oil Holdings SA              to                  barrels a day, scheduled
    Greece                           Qtr 1, 10             to start operations in  
                                                           first quarter 2010.     

    Petroplus Petite           P     Jan, 10      142,000  Maintenance shutdown for
    Couronne                           to                  35-40 days. Timing not  
    Petroplus Holdings AG            Dec, 10               disclosed.              

    Petroplus Reichstett       P     Jan, 10       81,000  Maintenance shutdown for
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  40-45 days. Details not 
    France                           Dec, 10               disclosed.              

    Petroplus Teesside         P     Jan, 10      117,000  Full shutdown for 35-40 
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  days. Exact timing not  
    U.K.                             Dec, 10               disclosed.              

    Petrogal Oporto            P     Qtr 1, 10     95,106  New Vacuum distillation,
    Galp Energia SGPS SA               to                  visbreaker, pre-flash,  
    Portugal                         Qtr 4, 10             vacuum flash units to   
                                                           start operations in 2010
                                                           to increase Nelson complexity      
                                                           to 7.9 from current 6.9.            

    Petroplus Ingolstadt       P     Jan, 10      106,000  Maintenance for 35-40   
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  days during the year.   
    Germany                          Dec, 10               Timing not disclosed.   

    Pearl GTL                  P     Qtr 1, 10    140,000  New GTL refinery to start
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  operations in 2010. First
    Qatar                            Qtr 4, 10             production to start at  
                                                           70,000 b/d, full capacity
                                                           expected a year later.  

    Lukoil Ukhta               P     Qtr 1, 10     74,000  New units to expand     
    LUKOIL                             to                  capacity to 135,000 b/d 
    Russian Federation               Qtr 4, 10        scheduled to start in 2010.                     

    Shell Stanlow              P     Feb, 10      233,000  CDU (two units) and FCC 
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  shut in major turnaround.
    U.K.                             Mar, 10                                       

    Slovnaft Bratislava        P     Apr 01, 10   110,000  Partial shutdown.       
    MOL Hungarian Oil and              to                                          
    Gas NyRt                         Jun 30, 10                                    

    Saudi Aramco Ras           P     Jul 01, 10   325,000  New diesel unit scheduled
    Tanura                             to                  to start, partial       
    Saudi Arabian Oil Co             Sep 30, 10            shutdown.               
    Saudi Arabia                                                                   

    Saras Sarroch              P     Qtr 3, 10    300,000  New Hydrocracker revamp,
    Saras SpA                          to                  steam reformer units to 
    Italy                            Qtr 4, 10             come on line.           

    Petronor Bilbao            P     Qtr 4, 10    220,000  New Coker, capacity     
    Repsol YPF SA                      to                  40,000 barrels a day,   
    Spain                            Qtr 4, 10             scheduled to start output                    

    Rafinerie Gdanska          P     Nov, 10       92,000  New Hydrocracker        
    Grupa Lotos SA                     to                  construction scheduled to
    Poland                           Nov, 10               be completed.           

    ERG ISAB South Priolo      P     Qtr 1, 11    238,000  Planned 45-day, general 
    ERG SpA, Agip Petroli              to                  shutdown during calendar
    SpA                              Qtr 4, 11             2011. Timing not yet    
    Italy                                                  disclosed.              

    ERG ISAB North Priolo      P     Qtr 1, 11    162,000  Partial 15-20 day       
    ERG SpA, Agip Petroli              to                  shutdown for maintenance
    SpA                              Qtr 4, 11             on process units. Timing
    Italy                                                  not yet known.          

    Alliance Khabarovsk        P     Qtr 1, 11     94,000  New Hydrocracker,       
    Alliance Group                     to                  hydrotreater for jet and
    OAO/Russia                       Qtr 1, 11             diesel, hydrogen plant, 
    Russian Federation                                     SRU, reformer, visbreaker
                                                           scheduled to start in early 2011.              

    Repsol Cartagena           P     Qtr 1, 11    100,000  New units to expand     
    Repsol YPF SA                      to                  capacity to 220,000 b/d,
    Spain                            Qtr 2, 11             including hydrocracker, 
                                                           vacuum distillation, coker.                    

    Lukoil Neftochim           P     Qtr 1, 11    177,000  New units to expand     
    LUKOIL                             to                  capacity to 201,000 b/d 
    Bulgaria                         Qtr 4, 11             scheduled to come on    
                                                           stream in 2011.         

    Galp Atlantico Sines       P     Qtr 1, 11    202,670  New Hydrocracker, vaccum
    Galp Energia SGPS SA               to                  distillation unit, vaccum
    Portugal                         Qtr 4, 11             flash unit to start operations     
                                                           in 2011. Nelson compexity to rise     
                                                           to 6.9 from current 5.3.

    Lukoil Volograd            P     Qtr 1, 11    212,800  New units to expand     
    LUKOIL                             to                  capacity to 261,000     
    Russian Federation               Qtr 4, 11       barrels a day scheduled 
                                                           to start in 2011.       

    Oil Refineries Haifa       P     Qtr 1, 11    180,000  New Hydrocracker        
    Oil Refineries Ltd                 to                  construction to be      
    Israel                           Qtr 4, 11             completed. Final        
                                                           investment decision     
                                                           planned for mid 2008.   

    Nizhny Novgorod            P     Qtr 1, 11    341,000  New units to expand     
    LUKOIL                             to                  capacity to 426,000 b/d 
    Russian Federation               Qtr 4, 11       scheduled to start in 2011.                      

    ADNOC Ruwais               P     Qtr 3, 11    145,000  New Hydrocracker (41,000
    United Arab Emirates               to                  b/d capacity), gasoil   
    U.A.E.                           Qtr 4, 11             hydrotreater (44,000 b/d
                                                           capacity), sulfur recovery unit (100      
                                                           ton/day) scheduled to   
                                                           begin production.       

    Yanbu                      P     Qtr 1, 12    400,000  New refinery, 400,000   
    Saudi Arabian Oil Co,              to                  barrels a day, expected 
    ConocoPhillips                   Qtr 4, 12             to begin operations in  
    Saudi Arabia                                           2012.                   

    Agip Petr Sannazzaro       P     Qtr 1, 12    170,000  New Hydrocracker,       
    ENI SpA                            to                  capacity 23,000 b/d, to 
    Italy                            Qtr 4, 12             come on stream in 2012. 

    Saudi Aramco Ras           P     Jan 02, 12   325,000  New units to expand     
    Tanura                             to                  capacity to 950,000 b/d 
    Saudi Arabian Oil Co             Dec 31, 12            from 550,000 b/d planned
    Saudi Arabia                                           to start operations.    

    Mari-El                    P     Qtr 1, 12     27,000  New CDU, VDU,           
    Mariisky NPZ Ltd                   to                  hydrocracker, HDS, SRU  
    Russian Federation               Qtr 4, 12             units to expand capacity
                                                           to 90,000 b/d scheduled 
                                                           to come on stream in    

    Tupras Izmit               P     Qtr 1, 12    226,433  New Coker scheduled to  
    Tupras Turkiye Petrol              to                  begin production.       
    Rafine                           Qtr 4, 12                                     

    Conoco Wilhelmshaven       P     Qtr 1, 12    260,000  New Hydrocracker, coker 
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  to increase clean product
    Germany                          Qtr 4, 12             yield to 80% scheduled to
                                                           start output in 2012. Distillation   
                                                           capacity to drop to 223,000 barrels a
                                                           day after the conversion.

    Al-Zour                    P     May, 12      615,000  New refinery, capacity  
    Kuwait Petroleum Corp              to                  615,000 barrels a day,  
    Kuwait                           May, 12               scheduled to begin      

    KNPC Al Shuaiba            P     Qtr 3, 12    200,000  Closure planned, full   
    Kuwait Petroleum Corp              to                  shutdown and            
    Kuwait                           Qtr 4, 12             decommissioning in      
                                                           conjunction with startup
                                                           of the Al-Zour refinery 
                                                           in May 2012.            

    Jubail Refinery            P     Qtr 4, 12    400,000  New refinery, 400,000   
    Saudi Arabian Oil Co,              to                  barrels a day, expected 
    Total SA                         Qtr 4, 12             to begin operations.    
    Saudi Arabia                                                                   

    Agip Petr Venezia          P     Qtr 1, 13     90,000  New Hydrocracker planned,
    ENI SpA                            to                  adding 24,000 b/d       
    Italy                            Qtr 4, 13             capacity.               

    Historical Outages:

    KNPC Al Shuaiba            N     Aug 05, 08   200,000  Power outage causes some
    Kuwait Petroleum Corp              to                  processing units to shut.
    Kuwait                           Aug 05, 08                                    

    IPLOM Busalla              N     Jul 31, 08    46,500  Fire shut production. No
    IPLOM SpA                          to                  information on which unit
    Italy                            Aug 02, 08            was damaged.            

    Total SA Flanders          N     Jul 31, 08   141,000  CDU, desulfurization unit
    Total SA                           to                  stopped for a few hours 
    France                           Aug 01, 08            because of electrical fault.                    

    Tamoil Collombey           P     Jul 30, 08    50,000  Catalytic cracker halts 
    Tamoil SA                          to                  for technical work.     
    Switzerland                      Aug 05, 08                                    

    Shell Durban SAPREF        N     Jul 22, 08   180,000  Shutdown following power
    BP PLC, Shell Oil Co               to                  cut. Restart confirmed  
    South Africa                     Jul 25, 08            July 23.                

    Petromedia Midia           P     Jul 01, 08    70,000  Partial shutdown for    
    Romania                            to                  catalyst change, and to 
    Romania                          Jul 15, 08            expand 10 ppm Euro-V    
                                                           gasoline output.        

    Polski Koncern Plock       N     Jul 01, 08   270,000  Fire in olefin unit     
    Polski Koncern                     to                  during maintenance, no  
    Naftowy Orlen                    Jul 01, 08            loss to production.     

    BP Rotterdam Europort      U     Jun 28, 08   400,000  CDU, capacity 200,000   
    BP PLC                             to                  b/d, shutting for       
    Netherlands                      Jul 26, 08            unplanned maintenance,  
                                                           de-coking of a furnace
                                                           One of two CDU’s at the refinery.            

    Shell Pernis               P     Jun 22, 08   416,000  Compressor maintenance in
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  hydrgoen plant.         
    Netherlands                      Jun 29, 08                                    

    Petroplus Ingolstadt       N     Jun 18, 08   106,000  Full shutdown after power
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  cut. Full production    
    Germany                          Jun, 08               planned within a week.  

    Rosneft Novo               U     Jun 16, 08   200,000  Reformer shut for       
    Kuibishev                          to                  repairs. Restart        
    Rosneft Oil Co                   Jun 20, 08            confirmed.              
    Russian Federation                                                             

    Yukos Samara               U     Jun 16, 08   150,000  Reformer shut for       
    YUKOS                              to                  repairs. Restart        
    Russian Federation               Jun 20, 08            confirmed.              

    SA Mazeikiu Nafta          N     Jun 16, 08   160,221  Full shutdown on power  
    Polski Koncern                     to                  cut. All units restarted
    Naftowy Orlen,                   Jun 18, 08            by June 18.             
    Republic of Lithuania                                                          

    Petroplus Teesside         P     Jun 15, 08   117,000  Full maintenance        
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  shutdown. Happens every 
    U.K.                             Jul 30, 08            two years.              

    Repsol Tarragona           U     Jun 11, 08   160,000  Hydrocracker shut because
    Repsol YPF SA                      to                  of fire caused by an    
    Spain                            Jun 18, 08            “electric storm.”     

    Exxon Mobil                P     Jun 10, 08   233,000  Gasoil unit shuts for 10
    Gravenchon                         to                  days in June to change  
    Exxon Mobil Corp                 Jun 20, 08            catalyst. Restart confirmed.      

    Petroplus BRC              U     Jun 09, 08   110,000  CDU, visbreaker, VDU shut
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  down after fire in      
    Belgium                          Jul, 08               visbreaker. Repairs due 
                                                           to last until late July. CDU restart planned for 
                                                           end June. Refinery operating at 65 percent 
                                                           as of Aug. 7, increasing in week of Aug. 11.     

    INA Rijeka                 N     Jun 06, 08   102,060  Runs cut on poor margins.
    INA Industrija Nafte               to                                          
    DD                               Jun, 08                                       

    INA Rijeka                 N     Jun 06, 08   102,060  Vacuum distillation unit
    INA Industrija Nafte               to                  shuts.                  
    DD                               Jun, 08                                       

    INA Sisak                  N     Jun 06, 08   143,000  Runs cut on poor margins.
    INA Industrija Nafte               to                                          
    DD                               Jun, 08                                       

    TNK Ryazan Refinery        P     Jun, 08      340,000  CDU AVT-2 shut for 40   
    Russia 340000-bpd                  to                  days of repairs.        
    Crude Oil Processing             Jul, 08                                       
    TNK-BP Ltd                                                                     
    Russian Federation                                                             

    Agip Petroli Milazzo       P     Jun 02, 08   200,000  CDU, Hydrocracking and  
    ENI SpA                            to                  conversion units shut for
    Italy                            Jun, 08               maintenance.            

    Shell Stanlow              P     May 30, 08   233,000  Sulfur recovery unit    
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  shuts for at least four 
    U.K.                             Jun 28, 08            weeks as of late May.   

    Statoil Kalundborg         N     May 30, 08    72,000  Visbreaker shut by fire.
    Statoil, Shell Oil Co              to                  Diesel rates cut 20% to 
    Denmark                          Jun 06, 08            30%. Full rates estimated
                                                           around June 6.          

    Petroplus Coryton          N     May 27, 08   172,000  Power failure upset     
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  operations. Extent of   
    U.K.                             May 27, 08            production loss, units  
                                                           affected not disclosed. 

    TRN Vlissingen             P     May 12, 08   149,000  Hydrocracker shut for   
    Total SA, Dow                      to                  three weeks for catalyst
    Chemical Co/The                  May 29, 08            replacement. Restart    
    Netherlands                                            confirmed.              

    Total Fina Leuna           P     May 02, 08   227,000  Full shutdown for seven 
    Total SA                           to                  weeks in five-year cycle
    Germany                          Jun 21, 08            of inspection and       
                                                           maintenance. Restart confirmed.                

    ERTOIL Huelva              P     May, 08       98,000  Visbreaker maintenance  
    Cia Espanola de                    to                  for 7 days in May, 7 days
    Petroleos SA                     Jul, 08               in September; Platformer
    Spain                                                  maintenance for 18 days 
                                                           in June and 15 days in July.               

    Nigerian Kaduna            P     May 01, 08   110,000  Full shutdown for 45 day
    Nigerian National                  to                  maintenance.            
    Petroleum Corp                   Jun 15, 08                                    

    Chevron Pembroke           N     Apr 29, 08   210,000  Full shutdown because of
    Chevron Corp                       to                  fault in steam plant.   
    U.K.                             May 07, 08            Unit restarts started May

    Ineos Grangemouth          N     Apr 28, 08   207,000  Hydrocracker unit fire on
    Ineos Group Ltd                    to                  May 10 as plant restarted
    U.K.                             May 28, 08            after strike. Restart   
                                                           confirmed at end of May 
                                                           after repairs.          

    Ineos Grangemouth          N     Apr 19, 08   207,000  Full shutdown during    
    Ineos Group Ltd                    to                  two-day union strike on 
    U.K.                             Apr 28, 08            April 27-28. Units started      
                                                           closing on April19. Normal operations   
                                                           expected two to three weeks after restart.
                                                           Full output expected May 18. 

    Petroplus Coryton          P     Apr, 08      172,000  Platformer shut for     
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  one-week maintenance in 
    U.K.                             Apr, 08               late April. Specific    
                                                           dates not available.    

    Bayernoil Neustadt         P     Apr 14, 08   125,600  Full shutdown. Scheduled
    OMV AG, Ruhr Oel                   to                  tie-in for new mild hydrocracker    
    GmbH, Agip                       May 09, 08           unit; start of production delayed
    Deutschland GmbH, BP                                  to end year after new pipeline
    PLC   Germany                                             with vacuum gasoil feed is operational              

    Cepsa Tenerife             P     Apr, 08       85,000  CDU to shut 17 days in  
    Cia Espanola de                    to                  April, 5 days in May for
    Petroleos SA                     May, 08               maintenance. Visbreaker:
    Spain                                                  17 days & Platformer, 19 days in April.                

    Neste Porvoo               U     Apr 04, 08   197,000  Hydrocracker and coker  
    Neste Oil OYJ                      to                  maintenance on diesel   
    Finland                          Jun 30, 08            unit for two weeks.     
                                                           Hydrocracker damaged in 
                                                           April 4 fire during shutdown.     
                                                           Units restarted. Coking prob

                                                           reduces hydrocracker rates through June.     

    Exxon Slagentangen         P     Apr 04, 08   110,000  Partial shutdown. Details
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  about which units will be
    Norway                           May 04, 08            shut were not given.    

    Tupras Kirikkale           P     Qtr 2, 08    113,216  New hydrosulfurization  
    Tupras Turkiye Petrol              to                  unit and CCR units to   
    Rafine                           Qtr 2, 08             start production.       

    Shell Pernis               P     Apr, 08      416,000  Hydrocracker, platformer
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  maintenance turnaround, 
    Netherlands                      May, 08               partial shutdown for four
                                                           weeks starting in early 
                                                           April. Restart first week 0f May.                

    Dansk Shell                P     Apr, 08       64,000  Partial shutdown from   
    Fredericia                         to                  early April to early May.
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC            May, 08                                       

    Slovnaft Bratislava        P     Apr, 08      110,000  Partial shutdown.       
    MOL Hungarian Oil and              to                                          
    Gas NyRt                         May, 08                                       

    Shell Stanlow              U     Apr 02, 08   233,000  Jet fuel output cut     
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  because of fault at     
    U.K.                             Apr 05, 08            refinery. Normal        
                                                           operations resume April 5.                 

    Petroplus BRC              P     Qtr 2, 08    110,000  Visbreaker, naphtha     
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  hydrotreater shutdowns  
    Belgium                          Qtr 2, 08             scheduled.              

    Moscow Oil Refinery        P     Apr 01, 08   242,000  FCC shut early April, CDU
    Central Fuel Co,                   to                  to shut April 15. Full  
    Gazpromneft OAO                  May 23, 08            operations resumed May  
    Russian Federation                                     23, according to the    

    Petroplus Antwerp          P     Apr 01, 08    65,000  Turnaround maintenance  
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  for 35 days. No         
    Belgium                          May, 08               additional details      

    Sibneft Omsk               P     Apr 01, 08   390,000  Gasoline, Euro-3 grade  
    Gazprom OAO                        to                  production begins. Diesel
    Russian Federation               Apr 01, 08         fuel to Euro 3,4,5      
                                                           standards to start in 2009.                   

    Saras Sarroch              P     Mar, 08      300,000  Mild hydrocracker,      
    Saras SpA                          to                  alkylation unit,        
    Italy                            Apr, 08               visbreaker maintenance  
                                                           starting late March for 
                                                           three weeks.            

    API Falconara              P     Mar 28, 08    77,000  CDU, diesel             
    API-Anonima Petroli                to                  hydro-desulphurization, 
    Italiana SpA                     Apr 17, 08            light ends units to shut
    Italy                                                  starting March 28 for as
                                                           long as 20 days.        

    Statoil Mongstad           U     Mar 27, 08   189,000  FCC unit at Mongstad    
    Statoil                            to                  restarted after leak.   
    Norway                           Mar 30, 08            Unit was down three days.

    Agip Petr Taranto          U     Mar 14, 08   110,000  Explosion March 14 during
    ENI SpA                            to                  turnaround. Impact not  
    Italy                            Mar 14, 08            disclosed.              

    Shell Durban SAPREF        N     Mar 11, 08   180,000  Full shutdown on March 11
    BP PLC, Shell Oil Co               to                  after power cut. Full   
    South Africa                     Mar 17, 08            output confirmed March  

    Engen Durban               N     Mar 11, 08   125,000  Runs cut to 80% of      
    Federation of                      to                  capacity after flooding.
    Malaysia                         Mar 16, 08            Full output resumed March 17.
    South Africa                                                               

    Agip Petroli Milazzo       U     Mar 11, 08   200,000  Fire during unit        
    ENI SpA                            to                  turnaround. No additional
    Italy                            Mar 11, 08            details available.      

    Exxon Mobil Rotterdam      P     Mar 09, 08   182,000  Reformer, aromatics units
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  shut for planned        
    Netherlands                      Apr 30, 08            maintenance. Restart    

    TotalFina Grandpuits       P     Mar 03, 08    93,000  Full shutdown for 6 weeks
    Total SA                           to                  maintenance.            
    France                           Apr 28, 08                                    

    Repsol Tarragona           P     Mar 02, 08   160,000  Visbreaker shutdown for 
    Repsol YPF SA                      to                  8-day maintenance.      
    Spain                            Mar 31, 08                                    

    Polski Koncern Plock       P     Mar, 08      270,000  Hydro-desulfurization   
    Polski Koncern                     to                  unit shutdown planned.  
    Naftowy Orlen                    Mar 26, 08            PKN to run lighter crudes
    Poland                                                 to minimize reduction in
                                                           diesel output.          

    TotalFina Elf Donges       P     Mar, 08      230,000  Prime G sulfur recovery 
    Total SA                           to                  unit for low-sulfur     
    France                           Apr, 08               gasoil to start         
                                                           operations in spring    
                                                           2008. Date not disclosed.

    ADNOC Umm Al Nar           P     Mar 01, 08    85,000  Maintenance shutdown.   
    United Arab Emirates               to                                          
    U.A.E.                           Mar 31, 08                                    

    Total Fina Lindsey         P     Mar 01, 08   221,000  Hydro-desulfurization   
    Total SA                           to                  unit shut for two-week  
    U.K.                             Mar 19, 08            maintenance. Full output
                                                           March 20.               

    Shell Stanlow              P     Feb 28, 08   233,000  Hydro-desulfurization   
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC              to                  units to shut for two   
    U.K.                             Mar 14, 08            weeks in late February, 
                                                           early March.            

    PetroSA Mossel Bay         N     Feb 27, 08    45,000  Full shutdown because of
    PetroSA                            to                  crack in feed           
    South Africa                     Mar 07, 08            pipeline(LPG and carbon).
                                                           Full rates restored as of
                                                           March 7.                

    Agip Petr Taranto          P     Feb 21, 08   110,000  Decoker, visbreaker,    
    ENI SpA                            to                  catalyst change. Refinery
    Italy                            Apr 01, 08            restart confirmed.      

    Kuwait Petro               P     Feb 15, 08    79,500  Full shutdown for four  
    Rotterdam                          to                  weeks due to scheduled  
    Kuwait Petroleum Corp            Mar 31, 08            maintenance. Restart    
    Netherlands                                            delayed by bad weather to
                                                           the end of the March.   

    ADNOC Ruwais               P     Feb 15, 08   145,000  CDU shut for maintenance.
    United Arab Emirates               to                                          
    U.A.E.                           Mar 10, 08                                    

    PCK Schwedt                U     Feb, 08      226,100  FCC unit restarted after
    PCK Raffinerie Gmbh                to                  halt of as long as two  
    Germany                          Feb 24, 08            weeks.                  

    Bayernoil Neustadt         U     Feb 09, 08   125,600  Runs cut for a few hours
    OMV AG, Ruhr Oel                   to                  by fire in catalytic    
    GmbH, Agip                       Feb 09, 08            cracking unit.          
    Deutschland GmbH, BP                                                           
    PLC Germany                                                                        

    Petrom Ploiesti            U     Feb 05, 08    90,000  Fire in oil-tank farm   
    Petrobrazi                         to                  extinguished after four 
    OMV AG                           Feb 05, 08            hours. No loss to       
    Romania                                                refinery production, Petrom said.            

    Ineos Grangemouth          P     Feb 03, 08   207,000  Reformer shut early Feb.
    Ineos Group Ltd                    to                  for 24 days of          
    U.K.                             Mar 14, 08            maintenance; Restart    
                                                           confirmed March 14.     

    Exxon Mobil Fawley         P     Feb 02, 08   316,000  CDU No. 3, 75,000       
    Exxon Mobil Corp                   to                  barrel-a-day capacity,  
    U.K.                             Mar 25, 08       maintenance turnaround. Exxon 
                                                           said March 26 maintenance was         

    Qatar Petroleum Oryx       P     Feb, 08       34,000  Full shutdown for       
    GTL                                to                  February and restarted  
    Qatar Petroleum                  Mar 09, 08            March 9, Sasol confirmed.

    Ineos Lavera               P     Feb 02, 08   218,000  CDU five weeks of       
    Ineos Group Holdings               to                  maintenance. Restarted  
    Plc                              Mar 08, 08            early March.            

    Cepsa Gibraltar            P     Feb, 08      223,000  CDU maintenance, 13 days;
    Cia Espanola de                    to                  Visbreaker, 6 days; and 
    Petroleos SA                     Feb, 08               Vacuum unit, 5 days.    

    Petroplus Cressier         P     Qtr 1, 08     68,000  Turnaround brought      
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  forward to first quarter
    Switzerland                      Qtr 1, 08             from fourth quarter. More
                                                           specific information not

    TotalFina Elf Donges       P     Jan 31, 08   230,000  Maxisulf sulfur recovery
    Total SA                           to                  unit begins operations
    France                           Feb 01, 08                                    

    Tamoil Holborn             N     Jan, 08      105,000  Run rates cut 20% because
    Tamoil SA                          to                  of lack of feedstocks.  
    Germany                          Mar, 08          Cause is broken drawbridge that’s       
                                                           preventing ships from accessing the site.     

    Statoil Mongstad           U     Jan 23, 08   189,000  Reformer unit fire on   
    Statoil                            to                  1/23 cuts operating rates
    Norway                           Feb 08, 08            to 75% of capacity.     
                                                           Statoil says production reaches  
                                                           normal level on Feb. 8.                 

    ERTOIL Huelva              P     Jan 15, 08    98,000  FCC maintenance for 23  
    Cia Espanola de                    to                  days in January and 5   
    Petroleos SA                     Feb 05, 08            days in February;       
    Spain                                                  Visbreaker for 7 days in
                                                           January and 5 days in   

    Murphy Oil Milford         P     Jan 15, 08   108,000  Reformer, hydrotreaters 
    Haven                              to                  shut for two-week maintenane      
    Murphy Oil Corp                  Jan 31, 08       in partial turnaround. Restart of 
    U.K.                                                      production after repairs confirmed.          

    Phillips Whitegate         U     Jan 14, 08    71,000  Runs cut 10% at refinery
    ConocoPhillips                     to                  because of unspecified “operational issue.”  
    Ireland                          Jan 21, 08      End date is estimated for return to normal        
                                                           production rates.       

    INOC Baiji                 U     Jan 07, 08   310,000  Full shutdown after     
    Republic of Iraq                   to                  explosion on Jan. 7.    
    Iraq                             Jan 08, 08            Operations restarted    

    Petroplus Ingolstadt       U     Jan 02, 08   106,000  Leak in hydrogen feed   
    Petroplus Holdings AG              to                  line. Petroplus said on 
    Germany                          Jan 07, 08            Jan. 3 there’s no loss in
                                                           production and full slate
                                                           of products continues.  

    Koch Rotterdam             P     Qtr 1, 08     80,000  Partial shutdown to tie 
    Koch Industries Inc                to                  in new naphtha slate.   
    Netherlands                      Qtr 2, 08                                     

    Hellenic Petroleum         P     Qtr 1, 08     72,000  Partial shutdown for    
    Hellenic Petroleum SA              to                  maintenance on          
    Greece                           Qtr 2, 08             unspecified units. Works
                                                           to last 20 to 25 days.  

    Lukoil Odessa              P     Qtr 1, 08     56,000  Visbreaker startup of new
    LUKOIL                             to                  unit to produce more    
    Ukraine                          Apr 07, 08            gasoil, kerosene instead
                                                           of heavy fuel oil.      
                                                           Three-year reconstruction

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