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Refining Industry Outlook in Japan, 2012 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Refineries to 2016

GlobalData
Published Date » 2012-02-20
No. Of Pages » 51


GlobalDatas energy offering, Refining Industry Outlook in Japan, 2012 Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Refineries to 2016 is the essential source for industry data and information relating to the refining industry in Japan. It provides asset level information relating to active and planned refineries in Japan. The details of major companies operating in the refining industry in Japan are included in the report. The latest news and deals relating to the sector are also provided and analyzed. 

This report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by GlobalDatas team of industry experts.

Scope

  • Updated information relating to all active and planned refineries
  • Provides historical data from 2005 to 2011, forecast to 2016
  • Information on refining, FCC, hydrocracking and coking capacities by refinery and country
  • Provides operator information for all active and planned refineries
  • Identifies key trends and issues in the refining industry
  • Information on the top companies in the sector including business description and strategic analysis. Key companies covered are Nippon Oil Corporation, Tonen General Sekiyu K. K. and Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd.
  • Product and brand updates, strategy changes, R&D projects, corporate expansions and contractions and regulatory changes.
  • Key mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, private equity investments and IPOs.
Reasons to buy

  • Obtain the most up to date information available on all active and planned refineries in Japan
  • Identify growth segments and opportunities in the industry.
  • Facilitate market analysis and forecasting of future industry trends.
  • Facilitate decision making on the basis of strong historic and forecast refinery and unit capacity data. 
  • Assess your competitors refining portfolio and its evolution
  • Understand and respond to your competitors business structure, strategy and prospects.
  • Develop strategies based on the latest operational, financial, and regulatory events. 
  • Do deals with an understanding of how competitors are financed, and the mergers and partnerships that have shaped the market.
  • Identify and analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the leading companies in Japan.
Table Of Content

1 Table Of Contents
1 Table Of Contents 2
1.1 List Of Tables 5
1.2 List Of Figures 5

2 Introduction 6
2.1 What is This Report About? 6
2.2 How to Use This Report? 6
2.3 Market Definition 6

3 Japan Refining Industry 7
3.1 Japan Refining Industry, Overview 7
3.1.1 Japan Refining Industry, Key Data 7
3.1.2 Japan Refining Industry, Total Refining Capacity by Company 7
3.2 Japan Refining Industry: Key Trends, Drivers and Challenges 8
3.2.1 Japan Refining Industry, Major Trends 8
3.2.2 Japan Refining Industry, Key Drivers 9
3.2.3 Japan Refining Industry, Primary Challenges 9
3.3 Japan Refining Industry 10
3.3.1 Refining Industry In Japan, Crude Distillation Unit Capacity 10
3.3.2 Refining Industry In Japan, Coking Capacity 12
3.3.3 Refining Industry In Japan, Fluid Catalytic Cracking Capacity 12
3.3.4 Refining Industry In Japan, Hydrocracking Capacity 14

4 Profile of Nippon Oil Corporation 15
4.1 Nippon Oil Corporation, Key Information 15
4.2 Nippon Oil Corporation, Company Overview 15
4.3 Nippon Oil Corporation, Business Description 15
4.3.1 Business Overview 15
4.3.2 Construction 16
4.3.3 Oil and Natural Gas E&P 16
4.3.4 Other 17
4.3.5 Refining and Marketing 17
4.4 Nippon Oil Corporation, SWOT Analysis 19
4.4.1 Overview 19
4.4.2 Nippon Oil Corporation Strengths 19
4.4.3 Nippon Oil Corporation Weaknesses 20
4.4.4 Nippon Oil Corporation Opportunities 21
4.4.5 Nippon Oil Corporation Threats 22

5 Profile of Tonen General Sekiyu K. K. 23
5.1 TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K., Key Information 23
5.2 TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K., Company Overview 23
5.3 TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K., Business Description 23
5.3.1 Business Overview 23
5.4 TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K., SWOT Analysis 24
5.4.1 Overview 24
5.4.2 TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K. Strengths 25
5.4.3 TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K. Weaknesses 26
5.4.4 TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K. Opportunities 26
5.4.5 TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K. Threats 26

6 Profile of Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. 28
6.1 Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., Key Information 28
6.2 Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., Company Overview 28
6.3 Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., Business Description 28
6.3.1 Business Overview 28
6.3.2 Others 29
6.3.3 Petrochemical Products 29
6.3.4 Petroleum Products 30
6.3.5 Resources 30
6.4 Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., SWOT Analysis 31
6.4.1 Overview 31
6.4.2 Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. Strengths 31
6.4.3 Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. Weaknesses 33
6.4.4 Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. Opportunities 34
6.4.5 Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. Threats 35

7 Financial Deals Landscape 37
7.1 Detailed Deal Summary 37
7.1.1 Acquisition 37
7.1.2 Equity Offerings 40
7.1.3 Debt Offerings 41
7.1.4 Partnerships 43

8 Recent Developments 44
8.1 Strategy and Business Expansion 44
8.1.1 Nov 01, 2011: Idemitsu Announces Restructuring Of Tokuyama Refinery In Japan 44
8.1.2 Apr 19, 2010: Idemitsu Kosan And Zen-noh In Discussion On Strategic Alliance 44
8.2 Drilling and Production Updates 44
8.2.1 Jul 23, 2010: Cosmo Plans To Cut Crude Runs For August-September 2010 44
8.2.2 Jan 05, 2010: Cosmo Oil Plans To Cut Crude Processing Volumes By 4.6% During January-March 2010 45
8.3 Other Significant Developments 45
8.3.1 Jan 25, 2012: JX Nippon Oil & Energy Commences Test Run Of 145,000bpd Sole Crude Distillation Unit 45
8.3.2 Jan 12, 2012: Cosmo Oil Resumes Partial Operations At Chiba Refinery 45
8.3.3 Dec 21, 2011: JX Nippon Oil & Energy Resumes 100,000bpd Mizushima CDU In Japan 45
8.3.4 Dec 19, 2011: Idemitsu Restarts Aichi Refinery's Resid Hydroprocessing Unit 46
8.3.5 Sep 28, 2011: Mitsui Signs MoU With Exort-Import Bank Of Korea 46
8.3.6 May 18, 2011: JX Nippon Oil & Energy Starts Trial Operations On HS-FCC At Mizushima-A Refinery, Japan 46
8.3.7 Mar 15, 2011: South Korea To Support Japan On Energy Needs 46
8.3.8 Mar 14, 2011: Cosmo Oil Says Chiba Refinery Still On Blaze 47
8.3.9 Mar 14, 2011: Japan Shuts Six Refineries With 1.4 Million Bopd Capacity 47
8.3.10 Mar 11, 2011: Cosmo Oil Announces Explosion At Chiba Refinery In Japan 47
8.3.11 Dec 24, 2010: Cosmo Oil Shuts FCC Unit At Yokkaichi Refinery In Japan 47
8.3.12 Oct 14, 2010: JX Nippon Oil & Energy To Restart Negishi CDU In Tokyo 47
8.3.13 Aug 06, 2010: Cosmo Oil To Shut CDU At Sakai Refinery In Western Japan 48
8.3.14 May 10, 2010: JX To Speed Up Refinery Closures, Boost Upstream Investments 48
8.3.15 Apr 23, 2010: Idemitsu To Reduce Oil Refining Capacity By 16% 48
8.3.16 Apr 22, 2010: Idemitsu Kosan To Invest JPY290 Billion On Energy Exploration By 2013 48

9 Appendix 49
9.1 Abbreviations 49
9.2 Methodology 49
9.2.1 Coverage 49
9.2.2 Secondary Research 50
9.2.3 Primary Research 50
9.3 Contact Us 51
9.4 Disclaimer 51

List of Tables


Table 1: Japan, Refinery Key Statistics, 2011 7
Table 2: Japan, Refining Capacity by Company (MMTPA), 2005-2016 7
Table 3: Japan, Crude Distillation Unit Capacity (MMTPA), 2005-2016 10
Table 4: Japan, Crude Distillation Unit Capacity (MMTPA), 2005-2016 (Contd.1) 11
Table 5: Japan, Coking Unit Capacity (MMTPA), 2005-2016 12
Table 6: Japan, Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit Capacity (MMTPA), 2005-2016 12
Table 7: Japan, Fluid Catalytic Cracking Unit Capacity (MMTPA), 2005-2016 (Contd.1) 13
Table 8: Japan, Hydrocracking Unit Capacity (MMTPA), 2005-2016 14
Table 9: Nippon Oil Corporation, Key Facts 15
Table 10: Nippon Oil Corporation, SWOT Analysis 19
Table 11: TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K., Key Facts 23
Table 12: TonenGeneral Sekiyu K.K., SWOT Analysis 25
Table 13: Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., Key Facts 28
Table 14: Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd., SWOT Analysis 31
Table 15: Petroleo Brasileiro Plans To Sell Nansei Sekiyu 37
Table 16: Sojitz Acquires Additional 10.83% Stake In Qatar Petroleum From Cosmo 38
Table 17: Sumitomo To Sell Its Interest In Nansei Sekiyu Kabushiki Kaisha To Petrobras Internation Braspetro 39
Table 18: Inpex Completes Offering $5,972m 40
Table 19: Cosmo Oil Completes Public Offering Of Series Twenty One 1.09% Unsecured Bonds Due 2015 For $256.7 Million 41
Table 20: Cosmo Oil Completes Offering Of 1.53% Unsecured Bonds Due 2017 For $159.6 Million 42
Table 21: JX Nikko Nisseki Energy To Form Joint Venture With PetroChina 43

List of Figures


Figure 1: Japan, Company-Wise Share Vis--vis Growth in Refining Capacity, 2006-2011 8

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