Venezuela Amuay flexicoker down, cat cracker operational- workers

lunes 17 de noviembre de 2014 18:07 GYT

PARAGUANA, Venezuela Nov 17 (Reuters) - The flexicoker at Venezuela's 645,000 barrel per day Amuay refinery was still down following a blackout earlier this month, though its cat cracker has resumed operations, workers said on Monday.

Venezuela has rushed to import diesel and gasoline after power outages hit its main refining complex, an unusual buying spree that threatens to worsen the OPEC member's financial woes. (Reporting by Sailu Urribarri; Editing by Chris Reese)