Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Petroleum Refineries - 32411

Definition

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in refining crude petroleum. Petroleum refining involves the transformation of crude oil by such processes as cracking and distillation.

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    Example Activities:
    Aliphatic (i.e., acrylic) chemicals, made in petroleum refineries
    Alkylates, made in petroleum refineries
    Asphalt and asphaltic materials, made in petroleum refineries
    Asphalt paving mixtures, made in petroleum refineries
    Aviation fuels, made in petroleum refineries
    Benzene, made in petroleum refineries
    Coke, petroleum, made in petroleum refineries
    Crude oil, refining
    Cyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, made in petroleum refineries
    Diesel fuels, made in petroleum refineries
    Ethylene, made in petroleum refineries
    Fuel oils, made in petroleum refineries
    Gasoline, made in petroleum refineries
    Greases, lubricating, made in petroleum refineries
    Heating oils, made in petroleum refineries
    Hydraulic fluids, made in petroleum refineries
    Jet fuels, made in petroleum refineries
    Kerosene, made in petroleum refineries
    Liquefied petroleum gases (LPG), made in petroleum refineries
    Lubricating oils and greases, made in petroleum refineries
    Naphtha, made in petroleum refineries
    Naphthalene, made in petroleum refineries
    Oil (i.e., petroleum) refineries
    Oils (e.g., fuel, lubricating and illuminating), made in petroleum refineries
    Petrochemical feedstocks, made in petroleum refineries
    Petrochemicals, made in petroleum refineries
    Petroleum jelly, made in petroleum refineries
    Petroleum refineries
    Propane gases, made in petroleum refineries
    Refineries, petroleum
    Toluene, made in petroleum refineries
    Waxes, petroleum, made in petroleum refineries
    Xylene, made in petroleum refineries

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    producing natural gasoline from natural gas (21111, Oil and Gas Extraction)
    manufacturing asphalt paving and roofing materials from refined petroleum products (see 32412 Asphalt
    paving, roofing and saturated materials manufacturing)
    blending and compounding lubricating oils and greases from refined petroleum products (see 324190
    Other petroleum and coal product manufacturing)
    manufacturing petrochemicals from petroleum feedstocks (see 325110 Petrochemical manufacturing)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

54

0-99 Employees

33.3%

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Average revenue

$168.6
thousand

Profitable

80%

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Salaries

$789.4
million

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Net revenue

$4.9
billion

Shipments

$45.4
billion

Value added

$7.5
billion

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Exports

$18.4
billion

Imports

$16.1
billion
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