Bharat Petroleum Corporation is planning to spend about Rs 10,000 crore in 2016-17 to expand and upgrade its refining capacity and augment its marketing infrastructure. An expansion underway at Kochi refinery will take about 40% of the BPCL's planned capex for 2016-17. The refinery is adding 6 MTPA to the existing capacity of 9.5 MTPA. BPCL's total capacity is about 27.5 million tonne.
Extracted from ET, Mar 23,’16