Downstream (illustration)


Our Downstream business consists of Oil Products and Chemicals activities. They form part of an integrated value chain that trades and refines crude oil and other feedstocks into products that are moved and marketed around the world for domestic, industrial and transport use. The products we sell include gasoline, diesel, heating oil, aviation fuel, marine fuel, biofuel, lubricants, bitumen and sulphur and we provide electric-vehicle charging points. We also produce and sell petrochemicals for industrial use worldwide.

Cash flow from operations

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$7.3 billion


Facility (icon)

weighted average for refineries and chemical plants

Retail sites

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Shell-branded retail sites, serving more than 30 million customers daily

Barrels of crude traded

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10 million

per day


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15 in operation

delivering 2.5 million barrels of refined products per day

Global lubricant supplier

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for 13 consecutive years