UK Mainland

 

2017  (2016)  Company Number of tankers
1 (1)   Certas Energy 900
2 (2)   WFL (UK) 380
3 (3)   Goff Petroleum *108
4 (5)   NWF Fuels 94
5 (4)   Rix Petroleum 90
6 (6)   WCF Fuels 72
7 (7)   Johnston Oils 68
8= (8)   Gleaner Oils 47
8= (9)   WP Group 47
8= (10=)   Ford Fuel Oils 47
11 (10=)   Highland Fuels 45
12 (12)   Carrs Billington 40
13 (13)   Mitchell & Webber 38
14= (15)   Heltor 36
14= (18)   Oilfast 36
16= (16)   Barton Petroleum 35
16= (14)   Oil 4 Wales 35
18 (-)   Oil NRG 34
19 (17)   Fuel Oils Holdings 32
20 (19)   James D Bilsland 27

 

  • Distributors are ranked by number of tankers compiled from data supplied to Fuel Oil News by the relevant companies in January 2017. Figures marked with an * are 2017.

  • Oil NRG is a new entrant to the top 20.

Source: Fuel Oil News February 2017.

 

Republic of Ireland

 Rank  Company Location Number of tankers 2017
1 East Cork Oil Co Midleton, County Cork 161
2 Topaz Dublin 127
3= TOP Oil Dublin 110
3= Corrib Oil Parkmore, Galway 110*
5 Jones Oil Dublin 41
6 EMO ROI Portlaoise, County Laois 37
7 Valero Marketing Ireland Quarryvale, County Dublin 36
8 Campus Oil Bray, County Wicklow 30
9 M&J Kelleher Macroom, County Cork 17
10= Glen Fuel Services Kilmacanogue, County Wicklow 16
10= Ultima Oil Kilpedder, County Wicklow 16*

 

Northern Ireland

 Rank  Company Location Number of tankers 2017
1 LCC Oil Cookstown, County Tyrone 72
2 EMO Oil (NI) Belfast 55
3 Carlisle Fuels Ballynahinch, County Down 30
4 Bangor Fuels Bangor, County Down 28
5 AH Fuel Oils Cookstown, County Tyrone 23
6 Topaz Energy (NI) Belfast 21
7 TOP Kelly Fuels Belfast 17
8= Thompson Fuels Tandragee, County Armagh 16
8= Patterson Oil Craigavon, County Down 16
10 Morrow Fuels Lisburn, County Antrim 14

 

The top 10 lists for Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland are based on tanker fleet size.  Figures, taken on trust, were provided in January/February 2017.

Figures marked with an * are 2017.

Fuel Oil News respects the wishes of some distributors who chose not to disclose figures.  Based on 2010 figures Nicholl Fuel Oils remains in the Northern Ireland top 10.

Source: Fuel Oil News March 2017.

 

Top 10 logistic companies 

2017  (2016) Company  Number of tankers
1 (1) Hoyer Petrolog 367
2 (3) Turners (Soham) 219
3 (2) Wincanton 200+
4 (5) XPO Logistics 190
5 (4) DHL 176
6 (6) Reynolds Logistics 140
7 (8) Suckling Transport 126
8 (7) Greenergy Flexigrid  110
9 (9) Montgomery Transport Services  40
10 (=10) Clugston Distribution 21

 

Fuel Oil News presents the listings of top UK logistics companies, based on size of tanker fleet. Figures in the list above, which were taken on trust, were provided by the individual companies during the early months of 2017.

Source: Fuel Oil News August 2017.