This page uses JavaScipt

Number and Capacity of Petroleum Refineries
Area: Period:
 Annual (as of January 1) 
 Show Data By:
Data Series Area
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 View
History
Number of Operable Refineries
             
Total Number of Operable Refineries
19 19 18 18 17 17 1982-2019
Operating
19 19 18 18 17 17 1982-2019
Idle
0 0 0 0 0 0 1982-2019
Atmospheric Crude Oil Distillation Capacity
             
Operable (Barrels per Calendar Day)
3,274,520 3,323,120 3,348,820 3,343,206 3,302,507 3,325,990 1982-2019
Operating
3,274,520 3,323,120 3,348,820 3,343,206 3,302,507 3,325,990 1982-2019
Idle
0 0 0 0 0 0 1982-2019
Operable (Barrels per Stream Day)
3,426,855 3,483,855 3,504,355 3,530,355 3,514,230 3,529,825 1982-2019
Operating
3,426,855 3,483,855 3,504,355 3,530,355 3,514,230 3,529,825 1982-2019
Idle
0 0 0 0 0 0 1982-2019
Downstream Charge Capacity (Barrels per Stream Day)
             
Vacuum Distillation
1,703,100 1,718,400 1,761,000 1,787,900 1,752,076 1,752,070 1982-2019
Thermal Cracking
563,100 566,100 564,100 567,100 569,100 575,500 1982-2019
Total Coking
552,500 555,500 553,500 556,500 558,500 563,700 1987-2019
Delayed Coking
552,500 555,500 553,500 556,500 558,500 563,700 1987-2019
Fluid Coking
0 0 0 0 0 0 2006-2019
Visbreaking
0 0 0 0 0 0 1987-2019
Other (Including Gas Oil)
10,600 10,600 10,600 10,600 10,600 11,800 1987-2019
Catalytic Cracking - Fresh Feed
1,165,900 1,130,900 1,130,900 1,137,200 1,138,200 1,139,800 1982-2019
Catalytic Cracking - Recycle Feed
5,500 5,500 5,500 5,500 5,500 5,500 1982-2019
Catalytic Hydro-Cracking
444,500 474,300 477,100 488,400 501,400 504,400 1982-2019
Distillate
55,000 55,000 55,000 55,000 55,000 55,000 2006-2019
Gas Oil
337,500 367,300 370,100 378,900 391,900 394,900 2004-2019
Residual
52,000 52,000 52,000 54,500 54,500 54,500 2004-2019
Catalytic Reforming
600,640 604,990 607,490 606,890 649,890 657,890 1982-2019
Low Pressure
451,000 451,500 501,290 500,690 507,690 515,690 1987-2019
High Pressure
149,640 153,490 106,200 106,200 142,200 142,200 1987-2019
Catalytic Hydrotreating/Desulfurization
2,931,900 2,950,540 2,977,940 3,030,140 3,069,830 3,067,580 1982-2019
Naphtha/Reformer Feed
696,700 699,740 699,340 711,940 715,940 676,040 1987-2019
Gasoline
729,900 755,900 759,900 770,900 799,590 858,740 2004-2019
Heavy Gas Oil
319,400 304,900 305,700 305,700 305,700 306,200 1987-2019
Distillate Fuel Oil
1,149,200 1,153,300 1,175,500 1,204,100 1,211,100 1,188,100 1987-2019
Kerosene/Jet Fuel
237,000 237,000 240,200 242,000 242,000 237,500 2004-2019
Diesel Fuel
868,200 872,300 891,300 918,100 925,100 950,600 2004-2019
Other Distillate
44,000 44,000 44,000 44,000 44,000 0 2004-2019
Residual Fuel Oil/Other
36,700 36,700 37,500 37,500 37,500 38,500 1987-2019
Residual Fuel Oil
12,500 12,500 12,500 12,500 12,500 13,500 2004-2019
Other
24,200 24,200 25,000 25,000 25,000 25,000 2004-2019
Fuels Solvent Deasphalting
70,500 70,500 71,000 71,000 71,000 71,000 1987-2019
Downstream Charge Capacity (Barrels per Calendar Day)
             
Catalytic Reforming
535,446 544,867 542,329 562,129 592,122 584,750 2010-2019
Total Coking
507,700 513,300 480,585 491,510 507,600 515,400 1987-2019
Catalytic Cracking - Fresh Feed
1,084,613 1,054,752 1,010,141 1,000,845 1,034,089 1,052,056 1987-2019
Catalytic Hydro-Cracking
404,219 434,081 435,856 450,199 448,430 469,188 1987-2019
- = 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: 06/21/2019
Next Release Date: 06/30/2020