AnythingResearch - Industry Analysis and Market Research Reports
Better Data, Better Decisions

2018 Market Analysis & Industry Outlook: Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation

Overview of the U.S. Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation Industry

This section provides answers to key questions about the industry:
  1. What is the total market size (industry revenue)?
  2. What is the industry outlook?
  3. Market Analysis: Is the market growing or declining, and how quickly?
  4. Are long-term forecasts positive or negative?
  5. What is the average company size in the industry?
  6. How many companies are in the industry?

Market Size & Industry Statistics

The total U.S. industry market size for Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation: Industry statistics cover all companies in the United States, both public and private, ranging in size from small businesses to market leaders. In addition to revenue, the industry market analysis shows information on employees, companies, and average firm size.

Investors, banks, and business executives use growth rates and industry trends to understand the market outlook and opportunity.

market size 2018
Charts and graphs can be copied to Microsoft Word and Powerpoint presentations.

Statistics 2012        2013        2014        2015        2016        2017
Market Size
(Total Sales/Revenue)

Order at top of page
Total Firms
Total Employees
Average Revenue Per Firm
Average Employees Per Firm
Statistics Source: U.S. Census, AnythingResearch Market Analysis

Market Forecast[PREMIUM]

Market forecasts show the long term industry outlook and future growth trends. The following five-year demand forecast projects both short-term and long-term trends.

market forecast

Forecast / Industry Outlook 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Market Forecast ($ millions)
Projected Industry Growth Rate (%)
Source: AnythingResearch Economic Analysis

Product & Services Breakdown

Research products and services in the Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation industry generating sales. Note that products are broken into categories with different levels of classification.

Product DescriptionNumber of Companies Sales ($ millions) Percent of Total Sales

Industry Total

Transportation Of Crude Oil By Pipeline

Transportation Of Refined Petroleum Products (Including Ethylene) By Pipeline

Other Products

U.S. Geographic Distribution: Revenue Statistics by State

Market Size by State ($ millions) indicates how the industry's competition is distributed throughout the country. State-level information can identify areas with higher and lower industry market share than average.

U.S. map of Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation by state

Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation Industry Price Trends

Rise and fall in market prices are affectedd by supply, demand, and the cost of goods/services sold. Higher demand or COGS will put upward price pressure on prices. Higher competition among Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation companies will put a downward pressure on prices. The chart shows how prices are changing within the industry, month-to-month over the last three years.

price index trends

Income Statement (Average Financial Metrics)

Financial metrics provide a snapshot view of a benchmark "average" company. Key business metrics show revenue and operating costs. The data collected covers both public and private companies.

Industry AveragePercent of Sales
(Industry Benchmark)
Total Revenue

Order at top of page
Operating Revenue
Cost of Goods Sold
Gross Profit

Operating Expenses
Pension, profit sharing plans, stock, annuity
Rent paid on business property
Charitable Contributions
Domestic production activities deduction
Compensation of officers
Salaries and wages
Employee benefit programs
Taxes and Licenses
Bad Debts
Other Operating Expenses
Total Operating Expenses
Operating Income
Non-Operating Income
EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes)
Interest Expense
Earnings Before Taxes
Income Tax
Net Profit
Source: AnythingResearch Analysis of U.S. federal statistics

Financial Ratio Analysis

Financial ratio information can be used to benchmark how a Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation company compares to its peers. Accounting statistics are calculated from the industry-average for income statements and balance sheets.

Profitability & Valuation RatiosIndustry Average
Company valuation can be measured based on the firm's own performance, as well as in comparison against its industry competitors. These metrics show how the average company in the Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation industry is performing.
Profit Margin
Gross Profit Margin, Operating Profit Margin, and Net Profit Margin. Show company earnings relative to revenues.
Return on Equity (ROE)
Return on Equity (ROE) is net income as a percentage of shareholders' equity. Shareholders' Equity is defined as the company's total assets minus total liabilities. ROE shows how much profits a company generates with the money shareholders invested (or with retained earnings).
Return on Assets (ROA)
Return on Assets (ROA) is net income relative to total assets. The market research on Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation measures how efficiently the company leverages its assets to generate profit. ROA is calculated as Net Income divided by Total Assets.

Liquidity RatiosIndustry Average
Bankers and suppliers use liquidity to determine creditworthiness and identify potential threats to a company's financial viability.
Current Ratio
Measures a firm's ability to pay its debts over the next 12 months.
Quick Ratio (Acid Test)
Calculates liquid assets relative to liabilities, excluding inventories.

Efficiency Ratios - Key Performance IndicatorsIndustry Average
Measure how quickly products and services sell, and effectively collections policies are implemented.
Receivables Turnover Ratio
If this number is low in your business when compared to the industry average in the research report, it may mean your payment terms are too lenient or that you are not doing a good enough job on collections.
Average Collection Period
Based on the Receivables Turnover, this estimates the collection period in days. Calculated as 365 divided by the Receivables Turnover
Inventory Turnover
A low turnover rate may point to overstocking, obsolescence, or deficiencies in the product line or marketing effort.
Fixed-Asset Turnover
Generally, higher is better, since it indicates the business has less money tied up in fixed assets for each dollar of sales revenue.

Compensation & Salary Surveys for Employees

Compensation statistics provides an accurate assessment of industry-specific jobs and national salary averages. This information can be used to identify which positions are most common, and high, low, and average annual wages.

TitlePercent of WorkforceBottom Quartile Average (Median) SalaryUpper Quartile
Management Occupations 6%

Order at top of page
Chief Executives1%
General and Operations Managers3%
Architecture and Engineering Occupations 7%
Engineers 6%
Office and Administrative Support Occupations 8%
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 14%
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations 12%
Industrial Machinery Installation, Repair, and Maintenance Workers 10%
Industrial Machinery Mechanics 9%
Production Occupations 42%
Plant and System Operators 34%
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators 34%
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers 32%
Transportation and Material Moving Occupations 11%
Motor Vehicle Operators 6%
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers 6%
Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 5%
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation Industry Market Share [PREMIUM]

Largest companies in the industry and related industries, with private company revenue estimates.

CompanyAddressRevenue Estimate

Top Innovators

CompanyInnovation Score
FR Fuels

Additional companies, details and innovation scoring in the full report.

Latest Industry News

  • MPLX LP: MPLX LP to announce 2017 fourth-quarter and full-year financial results Feb. 1 - and the transportation, storage and distribution of crude oil and refined petroleum products through a marine fleet and approximately 10,000 miles of crude oil and light product pipelines. Headquartered in Findlay, Ohio, MPLX's assets consist of a network ... (01/11/2018)
  • Magellan Midstream to Expand Texas Refined Petroleum Products Pipeline System - TULSA, Okla., Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (MMP) announced today plans to expand its refined petroleum products pipeline system to handle incremental demand for transportation of gasoline, diesel fuel and jet fuel to ... (09/06/2017)
  • 35-mile petroleum pipeline approved for southeast Michigan - The Michigan Public Services commission has approved a plan for a pipeline that will carry up to 90,000 barrels of refined petroleum through southeast ... Wolverine is a Portage-based pipeline transportation service company. Its 67 employees help operate ... (01/22/2016)
  • Statistics Canada : Pipeline transportation of crude oil and refined petroleum products, June 2015 - Canadian pipeline net receipts of crude oil and condensates, and other liquefied petroleum products totalled 31.9 million cubic metres in June, edging up 1.4% from the same month last year. In June, receipts from fields (up 1.2% to 8.3 million cubic metres ... (08/20/2015)
  • Plan to build petroleum pipeline through SC and Ga hits significant roadblocks - Houston-based Kinder Morgan has said pipelines are the safest and most environmentally sound way to transport refined petroleum products. What’s more, its safety and environmental performance, in operating thousands of miles of pipelines, is ... (07/30/2015)
  • Georgia DOT rejects Palmetto Pipeline for refined petroleum - ATLANTA (AP) - A Georgia transportation official has denied ... citing concerns from landowners. The pipeline would hook into an existing network carrying refined petroleum from points in Louisiana, Mississippi and South Carolina to markets in Savannah ... (05/19/2015)
  • Magellan Midstream Partners leasing petroleum pipeline, storage in Arkansas and Missouri - A subsidiary of Tulsa-based Magellan Midstream Partners LP has entered a 10-year lease agreement on pipeline transport and refined petroleum storage from Mt. Vernon, Mo., to Rogers, Ark. The deal reported Wednesday by Magellan will include capacity leases ... (01/29/2014)
  • Nigeria: Petroleum Products Supply and Distribution Through Pipelines and Trucks - Pipelines should by far remain the most important form of bulk transport of refined petroleum products within the Nigerian State .Transfer from refineries or from ports to storage terminals by pipeline must be increased. Other important forms of bulk ... (01/05/2012)
  • Centennial Pipeline announces beginning of full operation - ... Centennial Pipeline on Friday announced its interstate pipeline is targeted for full operation by April 1, and it is now accepting nominations for the transportation of refined petroleum products from the U.S. Gulf Coast to the Midwest. "The ... (03/15/2002)

Government Contracts

In 2016, the federal government spent a total of $69,884 on Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation. It has awarded 4 contracts to 2 companies, with an average value of $34,942 per company.   

Top government vendors:

CompanyFederal ContractsTotal Award Amount

Segments classified within this market research report

This industry market research report includes companies whose primary business is any of the following:
Booster pumping station, refined petroleum products transportation, Petroleum pipelines, refined, Natural gas liquids pipeline transportation, Gasoline pipeline transportation, Pipeline transportation, gasoline and other refined petroleum products, Refined petroleum products pipeline transportation, etc.

Related Reports

Can't find what you're looking for? We have over a thousand market research reports. Ask us and an analyst will help you find what you need.

Industries Related to Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation

Refined Petroleum Pipeline Transportation