Industry Sector

Manufacturing

Total Companies

4,298

Est. Employment

33,151

Description

Establishments primarily engaged in producing gasoline, kerosene, distillate fuel oils, residual fuel oils, and lubricants, through fractionation or straight distillation of crude oil, redistillation of unfinished petroleum derivatives, cracking or other processes. Establishments of this industry also produce aliphatic and aromatic chemicals as by-products.

Snapshot

SIC Code 2911 - Petroleum Refining is a final level code of the “Manufacturing” Division. There are 4,298 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of 33,151 people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 2911 - Petroleum Refining are:

  • Acid oil, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Alkylates, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Aromatic chemicals, made in petroleum refineries
  • Asphalt and asphaltic materials: liquid and solid produced in
  • Benzene, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Butadiene, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Butylene, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Coke, petroleum produced in petroleum refineries
  • Ethylene, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Fractionation products of crude petroleum, produced in petroleum
  • Gas, refinery or still oil produced in petroleum refineries
  • Gases, liquefied petroleum produced in petroleum refineries
  • Gasoline blending plants
  • Gasoline, except natural gasoline
  • Greases, lubricating: produced in petroleum refineries
  • Hydrocarbon fluid, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Jet fuels
  • Kerosene
  • Mineral jelly, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Mineral oils, natural: produced in petroleum refineries
  • Mineral waxes, natural: produced in petroleum refineries
  • Naphtha, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Naphthenic acids, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Oils, partly refined sold for rerunning produced in petroleum
  • Oils fuel, lubricating, and illuminating produced in petroleum
  • Paraffin wax, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Petrolatums, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Petroleum refining
  • Propylene, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Road materials, bituminous: produced in petroleum refineries
  • Road oils, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Solvents, produced in petroleum refineries
  • Tar or residuum, produced in petroleum refineries

Cross-References

For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 2911 - Petroleum Refining that is a better classification match.

Establishments primarily engaged in producing natural gasoline from natural gas are classified in mining industries. Those manufacturing lubricating oils and greases by blending and compounding purchased materials are included in SIC Code - 2992. Establishments primarily re-refining used lubricating oils are classified in SIC Code - 2992. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing cyclic and acyclic organic chemicals are classified in SIC Code - 28.

Companies

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Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 2911

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 2911 – Petroleum Refining. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 291101 Oil Refiners (manufacturers)
  • 291102 Oils-Re-Refined (manufacturers)
  • 291103 Oils Fuel (manufacturers)
  • 291104 Oils-Petroleum (manufacturers)
  • 291105 Petroleum Products (manufacturers)
  • 291106 Automobile-Oil Refiners (manufacturers)
  • 291108 Mineral Spirits (manufacturers)
  • 291109 Gas Plants (manufacturers)
  • 291110 Oils-Mineral (manufacturers)
  • 291111 Oil Recovery-Enhanced (manufacturers)
  • 291112 Oils-Fuel-Alternative (manufacturers)

7-digit SIC

  • 2911001 Oil Refiners (manufacturers)
  • 2911001 Oils-Petroleum (manufacturers)
  • 2911001 Petroleum Products (manufacturers)
  • 2911002 Oils Fuel (manufacturers)
  • 2911003 Diesel Fuels
  • 2911004 Gases & Liquefied Petroleum Gases
  • 2911005 Gas Refinery
  • 2911006 Fuel Additives
  • 2911007 Asphalt Refineries
  • 2911008 Aromatic Chemical Products
  • 2911009 Liquefied Petroleum Gases, Log
  • 2911010 Light Distillates
  • 2911011 Gas Plants (manufacturers)
  • 2911012 Automobile-Oil Refiners (manufacturers)
  • 2911013 Jet Fuels
  • 2911014 Mineral Spirits (manufacturers)
  • 2911015 Kerosene
  • 2911016 Oil Recovery-Enhanced (manufacturers)
  • 2911017 Oils-Fuel-Alternative (manufacturers)
  • 2911018 Solvents
  • 2911019 Intermediate Distillates
  • 2911020 Acid Oil
  • 2911021 Oils, Illuminating
  • 2911022 Oils-Re-Refined (manufacturers)
  • 2911023 Still Oil
  • 2911024 Heavy Distillates
  • 2911025 Mineral Jelly
  • 2911026 Oils-Mineral (manufacturers)
  • 2911027 Mineral Waxes, Natural
  • 2911028 Oils, Lubricating
  • 2911029 Paraffin Wax
  • 2911030 Residues
  • 2911031 Coke, Petroleum
  • 2911032 Greases, Lubricating
  • 2911033 Petrolatums, Nonmedicinal
  • 2911034 Road Materials, Bituminous
  • 2911035 Road Oils
  • 2911036 Tar Or Residuum
  • 2911037 Benzol
  • 2911038 Nonaromatic Chemical Products
  • 2911039 Fractionation Products Of Crude Petroleum, Hydrocarbons Nec

8-digit SIC

  • 29110000 Petroleum Refining
  • 29110100 Gases And Liquefied Petroleum Gases
  • 29110101 Gas, Refinery
  • 29110102 Liquefied Petroleum Gases, Lpg
  • 29110200 Light Distillates
  • 29110202 Gasoline Blending Plants
  • 29110203 Jet Fuels
  • 29110204 Kerosene
  • 29110206 Solvents
  • 29110300 Intermediate Distillates
  • 29110301 Acid Oil
  • 29110302 Diesel Fuels
  • 29110303 Oils, Fuel
  • 29110304 Oils, Illuminating
  • 29110305 Oils, Partly Refined: Sold For Rerunning
  • 29110306 Still Oil
  • 29110400 Heavy Distillates
  • 29110401 Mineral Jelly
  • 29110402 Mineral Oils, Natural
  • 29110403 Mineral Waxes, Natural
  • 29110404 Oils, Lubricating
  • 29110405 Paraffin Wax
  • 29110500 Residues
  • 29110501 Asphalt Or Asphaltic Materials, Made In Refineries
  • 29110502 Coke, Petroleum
  • 29110503 Greases, Lubricating
  • 29110504 Petrolatums, Nonmedicinal
  • 29110505 Road Materials, Bituminous
  • 29110506 Road Oils
  • 29110507 Tar Or Residuum
  • 29110600 Aromatic Chemical Products
  • 29110602 Benzol (petroleum Refining)
  • 29110700 Nonaromatic Chemical Products
  • 29110702 Fuel Additives
  • 29119901 Fractionation Products Of Crude Petroleum, Hydrocarbons, Nec