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The total refining capacity of Africa in 2019 was 3,712 mbd. The refining capacity in Africa increased from 3,498 thousand barrels of oil per day (mbd) in 2014 to 3,712 mbd in 2019 at an AAGR of 1.2 percent. It is expected to increase from 3,712 mbd in 2019 to 5,766 mbd in 2024 at an AAGR of 8.8 percent. Egypt, Algeria, South Africa, Nigeria, and Libya are the key countries in Africa accounting for over 78.3 percent of the total refining capacity of the region in 2019.


  • Updated information on all active and planned refineries in Africa
  • Provides key details such as refinery name, operator name, refinery type, and CDU, condensate splitter, coking, catalytic cracker, and hydrocracking capacities by refinery and country from 2014 to 2024, wherever available
  • Provides historical data from 2014 to 2019, outlook up to 2024
  • Provides new-build and expansion capital expenditure outlook at the regional level by year and by key countries till 2024
  • Recent developments and contracts related to refineries across in the country, wherever available

Reasons To Buy

  • Obtain the most up to date information available on active and planned refineries in Africa
  • Identify growth segments and opportunities in the region’s refining industry
  • Facilitate decision making based on strong historic and outlook of refinery capacity data
  • Assess key refinery data of your competitors