On March 31, Taiyo Oil Co., Ltd. (President and CEO, Yutaka Oka) submitted "Changes to the Plan for Achieving the Goal of Effective Usage Targets for Crude Oil" to the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, and which the Ministry thereupon received. The report was in regard to the percentage of the Company's Shikoku Operations that comprises heavy oil refining equipment, and was submitted in response to the second official government promulgation of the Act for Sophisticated Methods of Energy Supply Structures.
|Facility name||Publicly announced capacity following implementation of measures||Change in amount||Period of change|
|Crude oil distillation unit||138,000 barrels/day||+20,000 barrels/day||March 31, 2017|
|Resid Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit||32,000 barrels/day||+3,000 barrels/day||March 31, 2017|