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Tue, 10 Dec 2019 19:40 - Updated Tue, 10 Dec 2019 19:42

Soyo refinery public tender opens until January

Luanda - The Ministry of Mineral Resources and Oil (Mirempet) has extended from 18 December 2019 to 30 January 2020 the deadline for the submission of bids for the international public private investment tender for the construction of a refinery in Soyo, northern Zaire province.

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According to Mirempet, in a press release sent to Angop today Tuesday, the alteration of the tender date aims to ensure a better quality of bid.

Accordingly, tenders will be opened on 31 January 2020, the review will take place on 5 and 6 March 2020 and the announcement of the winner will be announced on 31 March 2020.

The bid was launched on 24 October 2019.

The Soyo refinery will have a capacity to process 100,000 barrels of oil per day.

The Angolan Government has elaborated a refining strategy that includes, besides the expansion of the Luanda refinery, the construction of three new refineries, namely Cabinda, Lobito and Soyo, with a combined refining capacity of 360.000 barrels of oil per day.

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