UK Mainland

2022 (2021) CompanyNumber of tankers
1(1)  Certas Energy900
2(2)  Watson Fuels306
3(3)  NWF Fuels155
4(4)  Rix Petroleum115
5(5)  Goff Petroleum104
6(6)  Your NRG88
7(8)  WCF Fuels78
8(9)  Crown Oil77
9(7)  Johnston Oils76
10(10)  Ford Fuel Oils70
11=(11=)  Oilfast50
11=(11=)  WP Group50
13(13)  Mitchell & Webber48
14=(16)  Barton Petroleum 44
14=(20)  New Era Fuels44
14=(n/a)  Craggs Energy Group44
17(14=) Highland Fuels 43
18(16)  Carrs Billington42
19(17)  Gleaner Oils41
20(19)  Oil4Wales40

Distributors are ranked by number of tankers supplied to Fuel Oil News in January 2022.
If you feel you should be included in the above list, which is also published on please contact with your latest tanker fleet number

Source: Fuel Oil News February 2022

Republic of Ireland

 Rank CompanyNumber of tankers 2021
1East Cork Oil Co187
2DCC 101
3Corrib Oil110
4Valero Marketing41
5Campus Oil34
6M&J Kelleher21
7Glen Fuel Services20
8Sweeney Oil19
9Ultima Oil15

Northern Ireland

 Rank CompanyNumber of tankers 2021
1Nicholl Oils120
2LCC Oil94
3Bangor Fuels33
4Carlisle Fuels28
5Patterson Oil25
6AH Fuel Oils25
7Thompson Fuels16
8Morrow Fuels16
9WR Kennedy & Sons13
10P Ferguson & Sons11

Figures, taken on trust, were provided in January/February 2022.

Fuel Oil News respects the wishes of some distributors who chose not to disclose figures. 

Source: Fuel Oil News March 2022

Top 10 logistic companies 

2019 (2018)Company Number of tankers
1(1)Hoyer Petrolog366
3(2)Turners (Soham)215
5(3)XPO Logistics178
6(7)Greenergy Flexigrid156
7(6)Reynolds Logistics145
8(8)Suckling Transport 125
9(9)Suttons Transport 38
10(-)Clugston Distribution21

The list of the top 10 UK fuel logistics companies is based on size of tanker fleet. Figures, which were taken on trust, were provided by the individual companies.

Source: Fuel Oil News August 2019