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Petroleum Refining in the UK - Industry Market Research Report

Petroleum Refining in the UK

Petroleum refining is the process of turning crude oil into more usable products such as petrol. The major oil refineries manufacture petrol, diesel, jet fuel, gas oil and petroleum gas. The refining process also leads to the production of by-products such as naphtha, which can be used as a solvent. Companies in this industry also manufacture a wide range of petroleum-based products such as Vaseline, petroleum jelly, paraffin wax and white spirit.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2016-17)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Demand from petrol stations
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2016-17)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2016-17)
    • Table Industry trade balance
    • Table Business Locations 2016-17
    • Table Distribution of revenue vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players
    • Table Esso Petroleum Company Limited - industry-related performance*
    • Table Essar Oil UK Limited - financial performance
    • Table Esso Petroleum Company Limited - financial performance
    • Table Phillips 66 Limited - industry-related performance*
    • Table Phillips 66 Limited - financial performance
    • Table Valero Energy Limited - industry-related performance*
    • Table Valero Energy Limited - financial performance
    • Table Total Lindsey Oil Refinery Ltd - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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