Agenda

23 May, 2017

FOCUS DAY: “COLLECTION AND RE-REFINING OF USED OIL” 

08:00

Registration and morning coffee

09:00

KEY RE-REFINING MARKET TRENDS, GROWTH DRIVERS AND RESTRAINTS

  • Analysis of waste oil treatment market:

– Global used-oil re-refining outlook and forecast for 2020 – 2025

– Assessment of re-refining volumes of used oil in Russia and CIS

  • Which measures should be taken to improve the investment appeal of the re-refining industry and guarantee returns on investments?
  • The development of separate waste collection/transportation/treatment system at the federal and regional levels
  • Organization and promotion of sales of re-refining products
  • State regulation: where does the environmental fee go, how is demand for re-refined products supported, and what are the latest environmental requirements in Russia?

10:30

Coffee break

11:00

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TO ESTABLISH PROFITABLE WASTE OIL RE-REFINING

  • Analysing key challenges for a re-refining start-up business. Which mistakes can be avoided?
  • Comparative economic and logistical characteristics of separate and non-selective waste oil collection
  • Technology of waste synthetic fire-resistant oil treatment
  • How to set up collection and quality-based sorting of waste oil

 12:30

Lunch

13:30

WHAT PROJECTS HAVE ALREADY BEEN CARRIED OUT IN CIS – SUCCESS STORIES

  • Overview of the waste oil re-refining industry in Europe: exchange of experience with the leaders – Germany, Italy, Spain
  • What influences profitability and long-term sustainability of waste oil re-refining enterprises in CIS states?
  • Belarus: results achieved in waste oil collection/re-refining, and further development plans
  • An overview of used oil value chain and the first re-refining plant in Uzbekistan
  • The first used-oil re-refining plant in Romania: an investment project of Chemie-Tech DMCC from UAE

 15:00

Coffee break

15:30

DISCUSSION: HOW TO OVERCOME SIGNIFICANT CHALLENGES OF THE INDUSTRY

  • Lack of domestic technology for waste oil re-refining and high capital/output ratio of overseas tech
  • Underdeveloped industry of waste oil collection and slow formation of the regulatory framework
  • Various infringements of used oil treatment procedures
  • State support mechanisms being oriented towards the interests of refining enterprises & no tax privileges for industry development 

17:00

Cocktail reception