Wednesday Apr 2
COLUMN-Australian oil refining industry needs debate, not neglect: Clyde Russell
That Australia's oil refining industry is uncompetitive in the face of the new, complex plants in Asia is obvious.
Hard truth behind refinery closure
THE closure of BP's refinery in Brisbane is a blow to staff - but the reality is that Australia is no longer a place to refine crude oil, writes Jessica Irvine.
COLUMN-Vitol gets more than it wants with Shell Australia deal: Clyde Russell
It's relatively easy to see Royal Dutch Shell's motivation in selling its Australian refinery and retail network, but somewhat more difficult to work out Vitol SA's reasons for buying.