SOURCE: Neste Oil Oyj

August 31, 2009 05:04 ET

Neste Oil's diesel production line 4 partly in operation

ESPOO, FINLAND--(Marketwire - August 31, 2009) -

Neste Oil's diesel production line 4 in Porvoo refinery is in use again after the fire that took place at the line on 6 August 2009. For the time being the line operates with lighter than normal input because in certain parts of the line repair work will continue throughout September. Repair costs are expected to total approximately 5 million euros.

Neste Oil Corporation

Hanna Maula
Director, Corporate Communications

Further information
Mr Ilkka Poranen, Senior Vice President, Production and logistics,
tel. +358 10 458 5070
Mr Miika Eerola, Vice President, Porvoo refinery,
tel. +358 50 458 2300

Neste Oil in brief

Neste Oil Corporation is a refining and marketing company concentrating on low-emission, high-quality traffic fuels. The company's target is to be the world's leading supplier of renewable diesel. Neste Oil's refineries are located in Porvoo and Naantali and have a combined crude oil refining capacity of approx. 260,000 barrels a day. The company had net sales of EUR 15 billion in 2008 and employs around 5,300 people. Neste Oil's share is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.

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