UK Mainland

2023(2022) CompanyNumber of tankers
1(1)  Certas Energy900
2(2)  Watson Fuels295
3(3)  NWF Fuels173
4(4)  Rix Petroleum115
5(5)  Goff Petroleum114
6(6)  Your NRG104
7=(9)  Johnston Oils81
7=(7)  WCF Fuels81
9(8)  Crown Oil80
10(10)  Ford Fuel Oils72
11(14=)  New Era Fuels59
12(11=)  WP Group54
13(11=)  Oilfast50
14(13)  Mitchell & Webber49
15(17)  Highland Fuels48
16=(14=) Barton Petroluem45
16=(14=) Craggs Energy Group45
18(18)  Carrs Billington42
19(20)  Oil4Wales42
20(19)  Gleaner Oils41

Distributors are ranked by number of tankers supplied to Fuel Oil News in January 2023.
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 2023

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