14 November 2017

Angola: Normal Fuel Oil Supply to Cement Factories Resumes

Luanda — The Luanda Refinery last Friday made the first supply of fuel oil to the cement factories of the China International Fund (CIF) and the Kwanza Sul Cement Factory (FCKS), after a few weeks interruption in the supply of this product.

According to a press note from the state-owned National Fuel Society (Sonangol), with such move, the Luanda Refinery put an end to a series of constraints and operational hindrances that started in the year 2003.

With the appearance of new cement production plants in the last ten years, the Luanda Refinery made several adjustments to the supply of fuel oil, including the improvement of its quality and, consequently, raised the price of the product, which brought about difficulties to the clients.

Moreover, until recently and for the past ten years the supply of fuel oil was under the management of the Nova-Cimangola cement factory, which benefited from an agreement with the Luanda Refinery and Sonangol, since at the time Nova-Cimangola was the only user of fuel oil.

Meanwhile, the Luanda Refinery has been undergoing a modernisation process, which has recently enabled it to stabilise its fuel oil production and supply adjusted to the demands of the market.

ANGOP has learnt that the fuel oil produced by the Luanda Refinery is of high quality, reason why it is sold even internationally at a higher price, because of the demand.


Vice President to Preside Over Traffic Planning Council

The Vice-President of the Republic, Bornito de Sousa, will preside over next Friday (17), in Luanda, the session of the… Read more »

See What Everyone is Watching

Copyright © 2017 Angola Press Agency. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.