Who we are

PJSC Sakhavostokneftegaz

A private mini oil refinery in Russia, with the expertise in exploration, production, oil refining and marketing of petrochemical products and natural gas, with track records and intense performance domestically and internationally.


PJSC Sakhavostokneftegaz is a oil and gas refinery privately owned and controlled, founded and was incorporated in 2006, the company are fully focused in exploration of hydrocarbon deposits, oil and natural gas productions as well as upstream, midstream and downstream activities. The refinery owns a number of licenses approved by the state authorities for geological survey, exploration and production of petroleum materials at oil and gas matured fields within the territory of the Russian Federation and its continental shelf.

The main objective of the refinery, is expanding our hydrocarbon deposits and exploration activities by evaluating and acquiring new licensed sites, seismic exploration, exploration and production drilling with advanced technologies. Since 2016, the refinery reached the level of a 150 – 250 thousand meters of production drilling, which its gave the refinery up to 45 new wells annually. Drilling are carried out both on matured fields and new ones.

Over the course of the years, PJSC Sakhavostokneftegaz has been comprehensively modernizing the refinery, with a total value of over 135 billion rubles. The company is gradually getting rid of obsolete production facilities and introducing modern industrial complexes.

Thanks to the implemented modernizing projects, the company has already reduced its environmental footprints by 60%. The purpose of modernization is to achieve the best international ASTM, REACH and GOST standards for efficient production and environmental safety.

The main production indicators of the refinery in 2018

4.6 million tons

Crude oil refining volume


Depth of processing


The yield of light petroleum products

130 thousand tons

Euro-5 high-octane gasoline output

45 thousand tons

Aviation kerosene production

1 million tons

Euro-5 diesel production

The company throughout the years

  • 2009

    Installation of additional custom built modules units to increase its refining productions.
  • 2010

    The refinery operates a quality management system that meets the requirements of international standards ISO 9000. From June 2010 – Quality Management System is based on the process approach quality management.
  • 2011

    Conducted a technical upgrading of primary oil processing ЭЛОУ-АВТ-2
  • 2012

    The refinery re-modernization process begins and implementation of large-scale oil and gas projects using innovative technologies and modern equipment, increasing the resource base, maintaining a favorable environment, rational use of natural resources, strengthening economic stability and developing social infrastructure in the regions of operation.
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  • 2013

    Installation on allocation of total xylenes introduced into operation extractive distillation process aromatics for the purpose of obtaining commercial benzene purity of at least 99.9% of the benzene fraction of 62-85 º C.
  • 2014

    The company launched its official website to expands its business to the international marketplace and in the same year, we completed the construction of a universal complex for the disposal of oily waste.
  • 2015

    The bitumen production unit was reconstructed. The obsolete small bitumen plant has been eliminated. The sulfur recovery unit was reconstructed. The plant significantly increased energy and resource efficiency by increasing the production of modern environmentally friendly products: motor fuel, aviation kerosene, building and road bitumen.
  • 2016

    Installation of large-sized equipment of the Euro + modern combined oil refining unit began. The complex will replace five installations of the previous generation. The commissioning of Euro + will make it possible to increase the production of motor and aviation fuel, reduce the environmental impact by 11% from each processed ton of oil, and improve energy efficiency indicators
  • 2017

    The refinery switches to the production of Euro-5 ecological fuel. Thanks to the construction of light naphtha isomerization and catalytic cracking gasoline hydro-treatment units, which provided the production of modern low-sulfur fuel components. In terms of diesel fuel, a large reconstruction of the hydro-treating unit was carried out, which allowed the refinery to bring the sulfur content to Euro-5 GOST standards. The hydrocracking complex enabled the enterprise to produce more than 350 thousand tons of diesel fuel and gasoline annually without increasing oil refining volumes.
  • 2018

    Reconstruction of an installation for the purification of associated petroleum and natural gas from sulfur compounds was carried out, an installation for the utilization of acid gases with the production of liquid sulfur by the Klaus method was built.
  • 2019

    The refinery significantly increased production of vacuum gas oil, diesel fuels and gasolines that meet Euro-5 requirements, as well as coke varieties that are in demand on the market.
    — The company rebranded its official website and corporate logo to a more modern and responsive design layout.
    — The refinery achieve a 93,750 bbls of crude oil refine per day.

Engaging with our clients,

that’s what we’re here for.

As an independent oil and gas producer, we supply the product needed for everyday-to-day life, affordably, ever-cleaner and in a sustainable way. we differentiated ourselves from major key players in the petroleum industry, by committing to long-term business and beneficial relationships with our corporate clients, traders and private individuals.

Thanks to the refinery’s coordinated personnels over the years, with vast experience in regional and international marketplace and in the field of petroleum distribution networks, we are growing year-to-year.

PJSC Sakhavostokneftegaz have earned a reputation for reliably marketing and moving energy commodities to those with greatest demand.

The company’s position in the upstream, midstream and downstream sectors, gives us a significant competitive advantage in the worldwide marketplace, as, we are rapidly expanding our distributions networks of petroleum and cleaner natural gas commodities across the international market, with Asia-Pacific, the Americas, the Middle East and Europe being our major trading destinations.

Our basic principles requires constant hard work, but at the same time, allows the company to achieve its main objectives – Quality customer service, Competitive petroleum product prices and Reliable fuel supply, we believe these factors are crucial for our business expansion in the oil industry, under difficult economic recessions.

Continental delivery


of the refinery’s petroleum products are sold and exported across the continents.

Petroleum supplies to Asia Pacific countries proved to be the most lucrative business for the company, with faster shipping times, reliable export routes and pipeline deliveries to China and sales in Kozmino and De-Castri ports. Our shipments to Asia Pacific grew by 35% in 2019 comparing to 15% in 2018.

The refinery cooperates with leading international shipping and vessel handler companies to enable faster loading and delivery times, according to the shipping schedule on the contract.

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Production catalog

The refinery, refines a wide range of high quality petroleum, natural gas and other petro-chemical products in accordance to ASTM and GOST standards

Sustainable development

The company objectively assesses potential environmental risks and implements measures to prevent negative impacts and ensure environmental safety

Quality control

State-of-the-art in-house certified laboratory, responsible in handling and monitoring every petroleum products quality at all stages