Fundamentally, Ebony Oil and Gas Limited specializes in the import of refined petroleum products into the Ghanaian market. We operate in two of the world’s three main petroleum markets; crude oil and refined oil products. As one of the leading suppliers of petroleum products, Ebony has secured and traded in a wide range of petroleum products.
At Ebony, clients are guaranteed of, and thrilled to, an aggressive advantage in the market. Backed by its immeasurable experience and access within the market, we are thereby able to distribute our products in an effective and efficient way.
Ebony has attracted an enviable market share throughout the country. Key to sustaining these customers, Ebony has satellite operational distribution depots in Tema, Buipe, Kumasi and Takoradi.This we do with a very dedicated and robust supply chain management to deliver customer satisfaction throughout the retail network.
Ebony has developed a reputation for providing high quality and reliable service to its customers. Our petroleum products are supplied to regulatory defined industry standards thereby committed to offering the highest quality of products. The range of petroleum products we trade in include;
Premium Motor Spirit (PMS)
Premium Motor Spirit, Motor Gasoline (MOGAS), Petrol and Gasoline are different terms for the same product and are one of the products obtained from the Crude Oil refining process. It is usually dyed pink to differentiate it from other products like Kerosene. It is used as the primary fuel for internal combustion engines.
Automotive Gas Oil (AGO)
Many consumers also refer to automotive Gas Oil as Gasoil or Diesel. It is suitable for high-speed diesel engines.
Aviation Turbine Kerosene/ Jet Fuel (ATK)
Aviation turbine kerosene (ATK) or jet fuel is a specialized type of petroleum-based fuel used to power aircrafts. It is generally of a higher quality than fuels used in less critical applications such as heating or road transport. ATK is clear to straw colored and is a blend of hydrocarbons, a product of petroleum refining which belongs to the middle distillate group.
Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)
LPG is a flammable mixture of hydrocarbon gases used as a fuel in heating appliances and vehicles. It is used for domestic, commercial and industrial purposes.
Marine Gas Oil (MGO)
Marine Gas Oil also known as Bunker fuel is designed for use in some combustible engines in marine automobiles. It has maximum sulfur content of 10mg/kg. A blend of heavy Gasoil that may contain very small amounts of black refinery feed stocks, but has a low viscosity so it need not be heated for use in internal combustion engines.
Residual Fuel Oil (RFO)
RFO is the last product of the refinery stream. It is very viscous oil that is mainly used in power plants, boilers and as bunker fuel in large ships. It is also referred to as Crude Fuel Oil (CFO).
In order of economic importance of major oil products in the world, RFO is the third most important petroleum product after gasoline and gas oils.
Product Distribution Depots
Ebony’s Distribution Model
Tema Tank Farm, TTF
Ebony has a dedicated storage arrangement with TTF to store and distribute PMS and AGO consistently. It is Ebony’s major Storage and Distribution Point.
Tema Oil Refinery, TOR
Ebony also stores and distributes products such as AGO, PMS, ATK, KEROSENE, RFO and LPG in TOR depot.
Cirrus Takoradi and Tema Depots
Cirrus’ depots in Takoradi and Tema are our latest additions. Ebony Stores and distributes Gasoil to the local and the mines market from the Cirrus Takoradi Depot. It also stores and distributes PMS from the Cirrus Tema Depot.
Bulk Oil Storage and Transport, BOST.
Ebony Stores and distributes in all the BOST facilities across the country. Ebony distributes from their strategic storage depots in Tema also known as Accra Plains Deport (APD), Kumasi in the Ashanti Region and Buipe in the Northern Region.