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Number and Capacity of Petroleum Refineries
Area: Period:
 Annual (as of January 1) 
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History
Number of Operable Refineries
             
Total Number of Operable Refineries
2 2 2 2 2 2 1982-2020
Operating
2 2 2 2 2 2 1982-2020
Idle
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Atmospheric Crude Oil Distillation Capacity
             
Operable (Barrels per Calendar Day)
360,500 378,900 388,515 408,515 418,515 438,000 1982-2020
Operating
360,500 378,900 388,515 408,515 418,515 438,000 1982-2020
Idle
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Operable (Barrels per Stream Day)
436,800 436,800 442,700 442,700 448,700 483,000 1982-2020
Operating
436,800 436,800 442,700 442,700 448,700 483,000 1982-2020
Idle
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Downstream Charge Capacity (Barrels per Stream Day)
             
Vacuum Distillation
277,500 278,000 284,600 284,600 284,600 284,000 1982-2020
Thermal Cracking
67,000 67,000 69,000 72,000 75,000 82,000 1982-2020
Total Coking
67,000 67,000 69,000 72,000 75,000 82,000 1987-2020
Delayed Coking
67,000 67,000 69,000 72,000 75,000 82,000 1987-2020
Fluid Coking
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Visbreaking
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Other (Including Gas Oil)
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Catalytic Cracking - Fresh Feed
115,500 115,500 117,500 122,500 124,800 126,500 1982-2020
Catalytic Cracking - Recycle Feed
2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500 1982-2020
Catalytic Hydro-Cracking
50,000 50,000 50,000 67,000 67,000 67,000 2006-2020
Distillate
50,000 50,000 50,000 67,000 67,000 67,000 2006-2020
Gas Oil
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Residual
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Catalytic Reforming
75,300 75,300 75,700 75,700 75,700 73,800 1982-2020
Low Pressure
37,000 37,000 37,000 37,000 37,000 37,000 1987-2020
High Pressure
38,300 38,300 38,700 38,700 38,700 36,800 1987-2020
Catalytic Hydrotreating/Desulfurization
419,600 425,100 441,530 445,030 449,030 446,500 1982-2020
Naphtha/Reformer Feed
72,800 74,800 88,200 89,700 89,700 89,300 1987-2020
Gasoline
47,700 49,700 49,700 51,200 51,200 51,200 2006-2020
Heavy Gas Oil
144,500 144,500 145,400 145,900 158,900 158,500 1987-2020
Distillate Fuel Oil
154,600 156,100 158,230 158,230 149,230 147,500 1987-2020
Kerosene/Jet Fuel
53,600 53,600 53,600 53,600 53,600 53,500 2004-2020
Diesel Fuel
92,000 93,500 95,630 95,630 95,630 94,000 2004-2020
Other Distillate
9,000 9,000 9,000 9,000 0 0 2004-2020
Residual Fuel Oil/Other
0 0 0 0 0 0 1987-2020
Residual Fuel Oil
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Other
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2020
Fuels Solvent Deasphalting
0 0 4,500 4,500 4,500 4,500 2006-2020
Downstream Charge Capacity (Barrels per Calendar Day)
             
Catalytic Reforming
58,500 58,600 61,155 63,655 65,655 65,900 2010-2020
Total Coking
58,600 58,600 62,500 67,000 70,000 74,000 1987-2020
Catalytic Cracking - Fresh Feed
104,500 110,100 111,575 116,975 119,200 119,200 1987-2020
Catalytic Hydro-Cracking
47,700 47,700 47,700 55,000 55,000 59,000 2006-2020
- = 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: 6/22/2020
Next Release Date: 6/18/2021