Limay Refinery

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Summary Information

  • Ownership: Petron
  • Website:
  • Location: Limay, Bataan, Philippines
  • Capacity: 9 million tons/annum & 180,000 bbl/day
  • Nelson Complexity:

Refining Units

Atmospheric Distillation Vacuum Distillation Unit Isomerization Unit 10,000 bbl/day CCR Platformer - UOP - 17,000 bbl/day Gasoil Hydrotreater Fluidized Catalytic Cracker 19,000 bbl/day Penex unit - UOP - 10,000 bbl/day Propylene Recovery Unit BTX Unit

Terminal Capacity

Crude Oil: Refined Products:

Crude Supply


Products Produced

LPG, gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, kerosene, industrial fuel oil, solvents, asphalts, and the petrochemical feedstocks-mixed xylene and propylene.


Other Information



  • 1960 - Refinery commissioned
  • 2005 - Isomerization Unit and Gasoil Hydrotreater commissioned
  • 2008 - Fluidized Catalytic Cracker and a Propylene Recovery Unit commssioned
  • 2009 - Benzene, Toluene and Xylene unit starts production
  • 2011 - Refinery upgrade project launched


  1. Petron Inaugurates $100-Million Clean Air Facilities at its Bataan Refinery
  2. Petron Corp. To Raise Capital For Retail Expansion, Refinery Upgrade
  3. Refinery Upgrade Project, Reuters
  4. Petron Corp. Begins Production of High-Value Petrochemical Feedstock Propylene
  5. New PenexTM Unit Completes Petron’s Naphtha Complex
  6. UOP Selected by Petron’s Bataan Refinery to Provide PetroFCC™ Technology
  7. Petron Corporation Unveils Major Refinery Expansion Plan