Turkish Petroleum Refineries to make an investment of USD 2 billion

Today’s Zaman - Yavuz Erkut, Director General of the Turkish Petroleum Refineries Corporation (TUPRAS), said his company has decided to make an investment worth USD 2 billion in order to increase diesel fuel production. TUPRAS's decision comes after a significant increase in the consumption of diesel fuel in Turkey in recent months. The company will build a new refinery for diesel fuel. TUPRAS is Turkey's largest industrial enterprise, with 28.1 million mt of crude processing capacity.