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Number and Capacity of Petroleum Refineries
Area: Period:
 Annual (as of January 1) 
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Number of Operable Refineries
             
Total Number of Operable Refineries
18 18 18 18 18 18 1982-2017
Operating
16 16 17 17 17 17 1982-2017
Idle
2 2 1 1 1 1 1982-2017
Atmospheric Crude Oil Distillation Capacity
             
Operable (Barrels per Calendar Day)
1,955,971 1,954,971 1,960,671 1,986,971 1,982,141 1,990,671 1982-2017
Operating
1,865,171 1,625,200 1,876,171 1,902,471 1,897,641 1,906,171 1982-2017
Idle
90,800 329,771 84,500 84,500 84,500 84,500 1982-2017
Operable (Barrels per Stream Day)
2,078,000 2,073,000 2,073,000 2,094,000 2,096,000 2,096,000 1982-2017
Operating
1,981,500 1,725,800 1,983,000 2,004,000 2,006,000 2,006,000 1982-2017
Idle
96,500 347,200 90,000 90,000 90,000 90,000 1982-2017
Downstream Charge Capacity (Barrels per Stream Day)
             
Vacuum Distillation
1,227,556 1,231,756 1,230,756 1,231,756 1,231,756 1,231,756 1982-2017
Thermal Cracking
507,700 501,200 501,200 503,100 504,800 506,800 1982-2017
Total Coking
502,700 496,200 496,200 498,100 499,800 501,800 1987-2017
Delayed Coking
450,700 444,200 444,200 446,100 447,800 449,800 1987-2017
Fluid Coking
52,000 52,000 52,000 52,000 52,000 52,000 1987-2017
Visbreaking
5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 1987-2017
Other (Including Gas Oil)
0 0 0 0 0 0 1987-2017
Catalytic Cracking - Fresh Feed
716,300 716,500 716,300 716,300 716,300 718,500 1982-2017
Catalytic Cracking - Recycle Feed
13,400 13,400 13,400 13,400 13,400 13,400 1982-2017
Catalytic Hydro-Cracking
484,500 487,000 487,100 488,400 488,400 488,500 1982-2017
Distillate
191,500 191,400 191,500 191,800 191,800 191,900 2006-2017
Gas Oil
293,000 295,600 295,600 296,600 296,600 296,600 2004-2017
Residual
0 0 0 0 0 0 2004-2017
Catalytic Reforming
430,500 431,500 431,500 432,500 422,500 426,500 1982-2017
Low Pressure
213,800 214,800 214,800 215,800 205,800 205,800 1987-2017
High Pressure
216,700 216,700 216,700 216,700 216,700 220,700 1987-2017
Catalytic Hydrotreating/Desulfurization
2,090,600 2,091,200 2,096,900 2,165,300 2,166,300 2,179,300 1982-2017
Naphtha/Reformer Feed
443,600 443,100 443,100 443,100 443,100 443,100 1987-2017
Gasoline
228,300 228,300 228,000 270,500 270,500 280,500 2004-2017
Heavy Gas Oil
711,200 711,200 714,200 722,000 723,000 723,000 1987-2017
Distillate Fuel Oil
651,800 652,900 655,900 659,500 659,500 662,500 1987-2017
Kerosene/Jet Fuel
196,100 196,100 196,100 198,100 198,100 198,100 2004-2017
Diesel Fuel
335,200 336,300 339,300 339,300 339,300 341,300 2004-2017
Other Distillate
120,500 120,500 120,500 122,100 122,100 123,100 2004-2017
Residual Fuel Oil/Other
55,700 55,700 55,700 70,200 70,200 70,200 1987-2017
Residual Fuel Oil
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2017
Other
55,700 55,700 55,700 70,200 70,200 70,200 2004-2017
Fuels Solvent Deasphalting
66,000 56,000 56,000 56,000 56,000 56,000 1987-2017
Downstream Charge Capacity (Barrels per Calendar Day)
             
Catalytic Reforming
373,756 379,406 378,160 374,929 366,939 375,230 2010-2017
Total Coking
459,500 451,600 451,100 440,860 435,470 438,710 1987-2017
Catalytic Cracking - Fresh Feed
670,700 662,800 661,400 661,720 662,510 666,100 1987-2017
Catalytic Hydro-Cracking
436,656 439,410 442,000 444,880 449,270 443,250 1987-2017
- = No Data Reported;  -- = Not Applicable;  NA = Not Available;  W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Notes: Idle refineries represent refineries where distillation units were completely idle but not permanently shutdown as of January 1 of the year.  See Definitions, Sources, and Notes link above for more information on this table.
Release Date: 06/21/2017
Next Release Date: 06/29/2018