Rosneft is the leader of Russian refining industry. Sustainable development of the downstream sector is one of the Company’s key strategic objectives. The main goal of Rosneft in this area is to boost volumes of high-quality product sales with high added value directly to the end consumer. In order to reach this goal, the Company is rapidly developing and boosting its refining capacities and sales network.
The structure of the Company includes nine major oil refineries enterprises in the Russian territory: Komsomolsk Refinery, Tuapse Refinery, Kuibyshev Refinery, Novokuibyshevsk Refinery, Syzran Refinery, Achinsk Refinery, Saratov Refinery, Ryazan Oil Refining Company and Angarsk Petrochemical Company. Besides, the Company holds 50% interest in Slavneft-YANOS and 95% in LINIK (Ukraine). The summary design capacity of the main oil refining enterprises in the territory of Russia makes up 95.1 million tons of oil per year.
The Company holds shares in several mini-refineries in the territory of the Russian Federation, where the refining volumes in 2014 totaled 1.9 million tons. The largest mini-refinery is the Nizhnevartovsk refining association there the refining volume reached 1.5 million tons in 2014. In Germany Rosneft holds shares in four refineries with the capacity of 11.5 million tons (in terms of the Company share).
The Company also manufactures petrochemical products in Russia at Angarsk polymer plant, which specializes in production of ethylene, propylene and polyethylene. The capacity of the thermal decomposition unit – the main processing plant of the enterprise – makes up 300 thousand tons of ethylene per year.
In March, 2015, the Company acquired the petrochemical holding SANORS (Novokuibyshevsk Petrochemical Company). NPC is a major producer of gas processing, petrochemistry and organic synthesis products in the territory of Russia and Eastern Europe.
Rosneft is actively developing the production of oils.
The basic production sites are Novokuibyshevsk Oils and Additives Plant, oils production facility in Angarsk Petrochemical Company, Moscow Plant Nefteprodukt and oil plant OOO RN-Lubricants, Ryazan, and the refinery of OAO Slavneft-YANOS (ownership interest). The summary capacity of these enterprises exceeds 700 thousand tons per year in commodities, specifically, it makes up over 500 thousand tons of oils per year.
The Company structure also comprises Neftegorsky and Otradnensky gas treatment plants in Samara region, summary capacity whereof makes up 1.8 bcm of gas per year.