ABU DHABI, 20th 2017 (WAM) – Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced today that startup activities have recommenced for the crude distillation as well as the associated units, while commercial production is expected shortly.

“Following further investigation into the incident last week at the Ruwais West refinery, we can confirm that gasoline and propylene production has been partially impacted and ADNOC is working on providing them from other sources,” ADNOC said in a statement.

ADNOC assures its customers that it has taken measures via the market to supplement production from other sources to ensure there is no disruption in meeting customers’ demand.

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