Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company

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Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company
شركة مصفاة البترول الاردنية
Industryoil and gas industry
Founded1956 (1956)
Headquarters,
Key people
Waleed Asfour (chairman)
ProductsPetroleum products
OwnerGovernment of Jordan
Websitehttp://www.jopetrol.com.jo/

Coordinates: 32°07′23″N 36°06′42″E / 32.1230721°N 36.1116669°E / 32.1230721; 36.1116669

Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company (Arabic: شركة مصفاة البترول الأردنية) runs the only oil refinery in Jordan. It was established in 1956, and construction of the oil refinery plant started in 1957. Currently, the company's production does not cover all of the Kingdom's needs for oil products, and Jordan must rely on imports from other countries.

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