Morocco Commissions Two Units at Mohammedia Refinery, Awsat Says

Societe Anonyme Marocaine de l’Industrie du Raffinage, the Moroccan refiner known as Samir (SAM), raised the capacity of its Mohammedia facility to 200,000 barrels a day following an upgrade, Asharq al-Awsat reported, citing the refiner.

Samir started operating a new crude distillation unit and a jet fuel facility at Mohammedia on Aug. 7, the Pan-Arab newspaper said. The jet fuel unit can produce 600,000 metric tons a year, according to the report.

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