Global tank storage company Royal Vopak is expanding biofuel storage at the PT Jakarta Tank Terminal (JTT) in Indonesia, the company announced on 16 February.

Following the expansion, JTT – a joint venture company between Royal Vopak (Vopak) and PT AKR Corporindo (AKR) – will have a total tank capacity of more than 350,000m³.

The expansion will add eight tanks to the facility with a total capacity of 100,000m³ for biodiesel, ethanol and gasoline along with a vapour recovery unit and additional blending infrastructure.

Headquartered in Rotterdam, Netherlands, Vopak operates a global network of terminals along major trade routes handling products ranging from oil, chemicals, gases and LNG to biofuels and vegetable oils.

Supply chain and logistics provider for petroleum products and basic chemicals AKR has tank storage terminals in more than 15 sea and river ports in Indonesia.

JTT, which is located in the main port of Jakarta, Tanjung Priok, serves the import and distribution market in the region.