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Marathon is now largest U.S. refiner, Valero second largest
Not only is the United States upstream sector producing crude oil at record levels, the EIA has released its annual report for U.S. refining capacity, and the refining sector is breaking its own records.

Source: EIA

As of January 1, 2019, U.S. operable atmospheric crude oil distillation capacity was a record-high 18.8 million barrels per calendar day (b/cd), an increase of 1.1% since the beginning of 2018, according to EIA’s annual Refinery Capacity Report.

The previous high of 18.6 million b/cd was set at the beginning of 1981. U.S. annual operable crude oil distillation unit (CDU) capacity has increased slightly in six of the past seven years. Operable capacity includes...


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