Uzbekistan's golden road to a cleaner energy future


OLTIN YO'L GTL will be one of the most advanced energy plants in the world, producing high quality fuels, which will improve air quality, deliver a cleaner transport future and support growth and development.



The investment project is implemented in compliance with the Decree of the President of Uzbekistan “On additional measures for implementation of the investment project “Production of synthetic liquid fuel based on the purified methane of Shurtan GCC””, dd. December 29, 2016.

The plant for production of synthetic liquid fuel from purified methane gas (gas-to-liquid process) will be based on the technology by Sasol Company.

The construction of GTL plant in Kashkadarya region is ongoing quite actively. For now, 2.7 thousand specialists, builders and working personnel of contractor consortium and 300 items of construction and special equipment was mobilized to the construction site. The overall progress for implementation of the project has achieved 38%.

The detailed design of OLTIN YO`L GTL plant for production of synthetic liquid fuel is done for 76% and exceeds the schedule. More than 600 highly qualified and experienced specialists and leading engineers of Uzbekneftegaz JSC, contractor’s consortium of Hyundai Engineering & Construction, Hyundai Engineering and Enter Engineering, the licensors of the technology, Sasol, Chevron, Haldor Topsoe and TechnipFMC, the Project Management Consultant (PMC) are involved into the development of project documentation and process part of the plant.

The GTL plant will produce certain types of environmentally friendly, modern and globally demanded fuels by using the natural gas of Uzbekistan, which will contribute to decrease of air emissions and introduction of one of the most developed world technologies into oil and gas industries of Uzbekistan,

The plant will process annually 3.6 bln cubic meters of purified methane gas from Shurtan GCC and produce GTL jet kerosene, diesel, naphta and liquified petroleum gas. 

Within the concept of coupled implementation of the investment projects for expansion of production capacities of Shurtan GCC, GTL nahpta and LPG produced by GTL plant will be directed to Shurtan GCC to expand the production of polymer products which will be the first gas and chemical cluster in Uzbekistan in the result.

Following the state visits of the Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the President of Uzbekistan to Russia, China and Republic of Korea, the arrangements with China Development Bank on co-financing the construction of the plant have been achieved.



In order to improve the staff preparation system and to increase the staff qualification level,

the Company’s employees have passed corporate English courses from September 25 to December 25, 2017.

The ceremony of certificates award on completion of corporate courses on English improvement was held in the office of Uzbekistan GTL LLC on February 1, 2018.

Key facts about OLTIN YO'L GTL



Shurtan Gas and Chemical Complex (approximately 40 km from Karshi)

Nominal production capacity

37,000 bpd

Product slate

GTL diesel, GTL kerosene (jet), GTL naphtha, and LPG.

Product target

transportation, agriculture, aviation.

Natural gas requirement

approximately 350 MMSCF per day of methane-rich gas.

Conversion rate

approximately 10,000 standard cubic feet/daily barrel.

Company Vision:


To develop a world class, sustainable and value adding GTL business in Uzbekistan