It’s a vital part of our daily lives, our critical infrastructure and our economy.
We make and supply the fuel to power daily commutes, deliver goods, respond to emergencies, heat our homes, and take to the skies.
And that’s just scratching the surface.
The industry’s operational and investment activities sustain 12,000 jobs in Ontario, including 1,400 jobs directly within the refining sector.
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Ontario’s four major refineries create $4.7 billion in added value to the economy each year and generate tax revenues of more than $320 million.
Refinery by-products are essential for companies downstream in the petrochemical value chain. These companies rank among Ontario’s largest manufacturers.
Ontario’s petroleum refineries process crude oil into the vital refined petroleum products that move people and move Ontario, Canada’s largest economy.
Ontario’s refining sector is highly regulated, ever-changing and constantly aiming to improve in operational and product performance that benefit and protect the environment.
The refining industry delivers profound impact with ongoing contributions that sustain and enrich communities throughout the province.