31 national energy bureau announced the national petroleum reserve ordinance (draft) ", for public opinion. The relevant person in charge of the national energy administration, said with the advancement of construction of China's oil reserves, oil reserves subject more and more involved, property relations, the increasingly complicated relations in interests, the need to establish a perfect national petroleum reserve management system, the related subject of rights and obligations, such as the supervision and management of the national oil reserve to regulate.
Along with our country petroleum import quantity increases year by year, oil significantly improve external dependency. To prevent oil supply risks, ensure national energy security, countries decided to set up oil reserves. But for a long time, the construction of oil reserves in our country, management has been policy documents as the basis, these file exists the problem of shortage of uniformity, stability and authority. The chief said, in order to improve the national petroleum reserve management system, make the construction of national petroleum reserve, management, use and regulation laws, rule-based, orderly safeguard national oil reserve construction and management, to formulate the regulations as soon as possible.
Draft, encourage social capital to participate in oil storage facilities construction operations. Engaged in the crude oil processing, the refined oil wholesale and crude oil import and export enterprise, enterprise obligations reserves shall be borne. Enterprise obligations included in the scope of reserves, a dedicated terminal for the enterprise and refinery tank inside the enterprise all oil inventories, according to the proportion of 10% after deducting tank bottom etc. Do not use inventory of available inventory. New is engaged in the crude oil, refined oil wholesale and processing of crude oil import and export enterprises, shall meet the enterprise obligations reserves; Existing in crude oil, refined oil wholesale and crude oil import and export enterprises, shall, within three years after the enforcement of this act, achieve reserves obligations of the enterprise.