uberef owns and operates two Base Oil Refineries in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The first refinery was established in Jeddah since 1978 and the second one in Yanbu Industrial City started in 1997.
The total base oil production capacity from both refineries is 550,000 metric tons/year of Group I base oil. Jeddah refinery is designed at 270,000 MT and Yanbu refinery is designed at 280,000 MT.
Luberef is currently undergoing a major expansion project at its Yanbu refinery to produce Group II base oil by mid-2016. This will raise the total production of base oil to 1,100,000 MT.
The production slate will include Group I & II base oil and Drilling oil 50-80 N.