In accordance with the Contract on Storage of Petroleum Products concluded with the Directory for Reserves of Energy – Generating Products / Ministry of Mining and Energy, the occupancy of Ledinci Storage Capacities available for storage of petroleum products is approximately 100% in 2019.
Construction of the First Facility of the Products Pipeline System is envisaged in three phases: construction of the products pipeline connecting Oil Refinery in Pancevo with the existing storage tanks in Smederevo and Novi Sad; construction of new storage tanks in Pancevo and Smederevo and providing conditions for further transport.
Preparation of the Performing Design and Design for Building permit for Pancevo-Smederevo sections started in 2015. After that, the building permit should be obtained and the construction of the facility should begin. In addition, preparation of the required technical documentation and preparation works for construction of Pancevo-Novi Sad section are planned. Commissioning of the First Facility of Petroleum Products Pipeline System through Serbia is planned for 2020. Project realization after 2020 depends on the fuels consumption trend and the market demands.
Pan European pipeline (PEOP) is the energy corridor that provides sustainable and diversified sources of energy, both for the countries of the European Union and the countries along the corridor rout. It is recognized as a project of pan-European interest with a mechanism that contributes to safe, sustainable, efficient and competitive European energy network.