Company Turkmen Petroleum, registered in Dubai, UAE, is a trading arm of Turkmenbashy Oil Processing Complex (TOPC) which consists of Turkmenbashy and Seydi Refineries (Turkmenistan). TOPC produces many types of petroleum products for customers both in Turkmenistan and abroad. These are: high-quality unleaded gasolines of А-80, А-92 and А-95 types, low-sulfur diesel oil, hydrotreated diesel oil, light gasoil of catalytic cracking, low -sulfur fuel oil, home stowed fuel, fuel for reactive engines of TS-1 type, liquefied petroleum gases for household consumption, lighting and technical kerosene, base oils, polypropylene, viscous petroleum bitumen, calcinated and petroleum total coke, industrial sulphur and others. Total refining capacity of TOPC is about 10 mn tones per year, while total headcount of highly qualified specialists exceeds 400 people who support plant’s smooth and continuous production.

The main goal of Turkmen Petroleum is distribution of TOPC products at final customers’ markets.


History and modernity

  • Turkmenbashy oil refinery has been built for a very short time — from autumn 1942 to spring 1943.
  • A June 5, 1943, the first tons of Turkmen gasolinehad already received.
  • For more than half a century the plant produced multiple modernization of production facilities, and in the years of independence of Turkmenistan, the factory became the flagship of the oil and gas industry.
  • The oil refineries complex’s state consists of more than 400 talented engineers and managers, ensuring the smooth production of the products.


The Turkmenbashi complex of oil refineries consists of modernized, high-performance production lines:

  • gasoline and kerosene from crude oil
  • installations for hydrotreatment of diesel fuel
  • catalytic reforming (CCR)
  • catalytic cracking (MSCC)
  • block allocation propylene (PRU)
  • installation of natural gas processing

Products and Production Capacity

The list of products of the plant is constantly updated andtoday includes such products as:

  • gasoline
  • aviation and technical kerosene
  • jet and diesel fuel
  • oil
  • lubricating oil
  • polypropylene
  • heating oil
  • gasoil
  • petroleum coke
  • liquefied natural gas
  • construction and road bitumen
  • sulfur

The capacity of the processing plant make about 10 million tons per year.