Guillermo Elder Bell Santa Cruz Refinery

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Summary Information Ownership: YPFB Refinación S.A. Website: Location: Bolivia Capacity: 0.825 million tons/annum & 16,500 bbl/day Nelson Complexity: Refining Depth: Brief Description - Refining Units Atmospheric Distillation Terminal Capacity Crude Oil: Refined Products: Crude Supply - Products Produced - Ongoing Projects YPFB Refining plans to expand the crude processing capacity of the refinery Guillermo Elder Bell in Santa Cruz, from 16,500 barrels per day (BPD) to 18,000 BPD Other Information - History 1999 - Petrobras acquired the refinery 2007 - The Bolivian government nationalised the refinery along with Gualberto Villarroel Cochabamba Refinery


  1. Guillermo Elder Bell refinery expanded its processing capacity
  2. Bolivia  accepts Petrobras’ proposal for refinery sale
  3. Petrobras finalizes the transfer of refineries to YPFB