Global Oil Storage Market size was valued at USD 12.3 Billion in 2024 and is expected to reach USD 19.6 Billion by 2033, at a CAGR of 4.3% during the forecast period 2024 – 2033.

Oil Storage Market: Overview

Oil storage implies the infrastructure, facilities, and techniques used for storing natural gas, refined petroleum, and various oil-based substances before they are transported to oil refineries, warehouses, or end-users.

The ongoing improvement and extension of storage infrastructure to handle shifting supply and demand dynamics, political unpredictable events, and changing market circumstances is a major global trend in oil storage. Strong storage facilities are required to provide energy safety and stable markets as a result of increasing consumer demand for oil and petroleum products as well as geopolitical issues affecting production and delivery.

In addition, technology developments like automation, digitalization, and Internet of Things solutions are improving storage station productivity, safety, and surveillance. Furthermore, there is a rising focus on ecologically beneficial storage methods, such as utilizing sources of clean energy and incorporating eco-friendly building materials into storage structures.

In general, the worldwide trend in oil storage is focused on maximizing long-term viability durability, and storage capacity to satisfy the changing demands of the energy market while mitigating risks and enhancing operational efficiency.

By product, the fixed roof segment held the highest market share in 2023 and is expected to keep its dominance during the forecast period 2024-2033. Innovations including increased sealing technology, superior resistance to corrosion substances, and higher regulatory requirements controlling tank design, maintenance, and inspection methods are driving a trend toward improved security and ecological compliance in fixed roof oil storage.

By application, the crude oil segment held the highest market share in 2023 and is expected to keep its dominance during the forecast period 2024-2033. Numerous variables, including global demand-supply dynamics, international conflicts, financial indicators, and environmental legislation, have an impact on the trend of crude oil. Variations in recent times have been attributed to the effects of COVID-19, choices made by OPEC+, and shifts toward renewable energy.

The oil storage industry in the Middle East and Africa is seeing a trend of higher investment in storage facilities to fulfil the expanding demand for petroleum products both domestically and internationally, manage increasing production levels, and assure supply security in the face of geopolitical concerns.

Buckeye Partners, formerly referred to as the Buckeye Pipeline Company is a seller of petroleum in the East and Midwest areas of the US. The business, which is regarded as one of the biggest independent oil pipelines in the U.S.

Report Scope

Feature of the Report Details
Market Size in 2024 USD 12.3 Billion
Projected Market Size in 2033 USD 19.6 Billion
Market Size in 2023 USD 12.1 Billion
CAGR Growth Rate 4.3% CAGR
Base Year 2023
Forecast Period 2024-2033
Key Segment By Product, Application and Region
Report Coverage Revenue Estimation and Forecast, Company Profile, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors and Recent Trends
Regional Scope North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South & Central America
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CMI has comprehensively analyzed the Global Oil Storage market. The driving forces, restraints, challenges, opportunities, and key trends have been explained in depth to depict an in-depth scenario of the market. Segment wise market size and market share during the forecast period are duly addressed to portray the probable picture of this Global Oil Storage industry.

The competitive landscape includes key innovators, after market service providers, market giants as well as niche players are studied and analyzed extensively concerning their strengths, weaknesses as well as value addition prospects. In addition, this report covers key players profiling, market shares, mergers and acquisitions, consequent market fragmentation, new trends and dynamics in partnerships.

Global Oil Storage Market 2024–2033 (By Billion)

List of the prominent players in the Oil Storage Market:

  • Vopak
  • Oiltanking GmbH
  • Kinder Morgan
  • Royal Vopak
  • NuStar Energy L.P.
  • Buckeye Partners L.P.
  • Magellan Midstream Partners L.P.
  • CIMC Enric Holdings Limited
  • ZCL Composites Inc.
  • F. Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Synalloy Corporation
  • Zepak Corporation
  • Snyder Industries Inc.
  • CST Industries Inc.
  • Containment Solutions Inc.
  • Roth Industries Inc.
  • Belco Manufacturing Company Inc.
  • Enduro Composites Inc.
  • Assmann Corporation of America
  • Red Ewald Inc.
  • Others

The Oil Storage Market is segmented as follows:

By Product

  • Open Top
  • Fixed Roof
  • Floating Roof
  • Others

By Application

  • Crude Oil
  • Middle Distillates
  • Gasoline
  • Aviation Fuel
  • Others

Regional Coverage:

North America

  • U.S.
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • Rest of North America


  • Germany
  • France
  • U.K.
  • Russia
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Netherlands
  • Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • South Korea
  • Taiwan
  • Rest of Asia Pacific

The Middle East & Africa

  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • Egypt
  • Kuwait
  • South Africa
  • Rest of the Middle East & Africa

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Argentina
  • Rest of Latin America