Energy and environment
Competitiveness in Europe
The oil-refining and chemical industry play an important role in the European economy. However, European competitiveness is under pressure due to overcapacity, increasing global competition and stricter legislation and regulations.
Refinery sector: extremely important for the European economy
The refinery sector provides jobs directly and indirectly for hundreds of thousands of people in Europe. It is one of the most innovative sectors in terms of processes and products.Learn more