Petrobras – Resumption of 100% of the capacity of Paulínia Refinery (Replan)

Rio de Janeiro, January 25, 2019 – Petróleo Brasileiro S.A – Petrobras, following up on the press release of 08/29/2018, informs that Paulínia Refinery (Replan) has resumed, today, 100% of its nominal production capacity with the return of operation of the distillation unit (U-200 ), which occurred within the expected timeframe.

The National Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels Agency (ANP) had already issued a bulletin, on January 16 , for the reopening of the refinery’s distillation unit, having considered that Petrobras complied with all the requirements to ensure its safe operation.

Replan has the capacity to process 434,000 barrels of oil per day and its production corresponds to approximately 21% of all oil refining in Brazil.

Petrobras reiterates its commitment to the safety of its operations and facilities, adopting the world oil industry standards.

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