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Mexico's state-owned oil company Pemex says a refinery that flooded and caught fire last week during rains produced by former Tropical Storm Calvin will reopen July 30.

Pemex says damaged Mexican refinery to reopen July 30

Jun 23, 2017

Mexico's state-owned oil company Pemex says a refinery that flooded and caught fire last week...

Gross inputs to U.S. petroleum refineries, also referred to as refinery runs, averaged a record high 17.7 million barrels per day (b/d) for the week ending May 26, before dropping slightly to 17.5 million b/d for the week ending June 2 and 17.6 million b/d for the week ending June 9.

U.S. refineries are running at record-high levels

Jun 20, 2017

Gross inputs to U.S. petroleum refineries, also referred to as refinery runs, averaged a reco...

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced today that the two polyethylene (PE) units of its $6 billion petrochemical investment on the U.S. Gulf Coast successfully achieved the major milestone of mechanical completion.

Chevron Phillips Chemical marks major milestone of its $6 billion U.S. Gulf Coast ...

Jun 19, 2017

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (Chevron Phillips Chemical) announced today that the two...

A fire has broken out at a partially flooded refinery in southern Mexico.

Fire reported at partly flooded Mexican refinery

Jun 14, 2017

A fire has broken out at a partially flooded refinery in southern Mexico.

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