Essar Oil (UK) Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Essar Energy, part of the Essar Global Fund Limited. It owns and operates the Stanlow Manufacturing Complex, one of the most advanced refineries in Europe and situated close to the major cities of Liverpool and Manchester. Stanlow plays a strategic role in the national economy, producing over 16% of the UK's road transport fuels, with an annual production of over 4.4 billion litres of diesel, 3 billion litres of petrol and 2 billion litres of jet fuel.
Stanlow has supplied the country’s major retail brands for the last 60 years, with Essar also trusted by a wide range of major public transport, rail, air and logistics providers for high quality products. Having launched an award winning Essar branded UK retail network, the company has successfully entered the market for the direct supply of aviation fuel, signing agreements with some of the leading international airlines.