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Consists of two sites: Terminal & Refinery . According to concession ratified by the law passed on 23/5/1931, Iraq Petroleum Company (IPC) transported crude oil produced in Karkuk- Iraq through oil pipelines from Iraq across Syria, to the terminal in Tripoli- Lebanon
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There are still many too heavy hydrocarbon molecules remaining after the separation process. To meet demand for lighter products, the heavy molecules are cracked into two or more lighter ones.Get Price
IPC - Iraq Petroleum Company - Al Mashriq
Although Lebanon reached an agreement with Baghdad in November 1981 to reactivate the Tripoli spur, the deal collapsed when Syria announced the following April that it would not allow Iraq to use the pipeline. The Iraqis agreed, instead, to pipe 3,000 bpd of crude to Dortyol in Turkey and then ship it to Tripoli by tanker.
Lebanon's refining potential becomes source of regional
Lebanon was among the first in the Middle East to build oil refineries in the 1950's, but now its facilities in Zahrani and Tripoli are inoperative making it one of the only countries in the region with no refining capacity, and consequently entirely dependent on imported fuel sources.
Lebanon Net Imports of Crude Oil and Petroleum Products
Net imports of crude oil includes crude oil imported for storage in the Strategic Petroleum Reserve. On December 18, 2015, the U.S. enacted legislation authorizing the export of U.S. crude oil without a license. Exports to embargoed or sanctioned countries continue to require authorization.