Total fuel consumption in Norway increased by 4.5% in 2016 compared to the previous year. Volume sales of petrol decreased in 2016 by 0.9% to 1,155 Million liters. The diesel consumption increased by 8.1% to 1,881 Million liters. Fuel prices began to rise in Norway in 2016, the price of petrol rose by 3.5%, and diesel prices grew by 3.5%.
In Norway, fuel consumption is expected to rise marginally between 2017 and 2022, as vehicle parc levels grow over this period. The value of fuel sales increased for the first time since 2012 in 2016, rising by 8.0%.
As of 2016, 75.5% of service stations in Norway featured a shop. The total number of service stations with a shop declined by 2.5% about 1,426 sites. The top five fuel retailers in Norway accounted for 88.6% of the number of service station shops in the country. Circle K and 123 is the leading player in the service station shop market, with 87.8% of its 607 sites featuring a shop. 37.4% of all service station sites with a shop are Circle K and 123 branded.
45.0% of service stations in Norway feature a car wash. The total number of service stations with a car wash in Norway decreased by 0.5% to 850 sites as retailers closed low wash occasion installations. Shell has the largest number of service stations with a car wash in the country, at 261 sites, amounting to 30.7% of the national network. Three of the top five retailers decreased their number of sites with a car wash in their networks in 2016.
The report "Service Station Retailing in Norway 2017", provides an executive-level overview of the Norwegian service station market today, with values and volumes up to 2017. It delivers quantitative and qualitative insight into the fuel market, based on in depth interviews with major fuel operators across Europe and proprietary data from our service station retail databases. It provides: National Fuel Volumes and Values. Breakdown of the top five fuel retailers shop, car wash, company owned, motorway and unmanned sites.
Companies mentioned in this report: Circle K, Shell, Uno-X, Esso, Best Stasjon, St1.
- Total fuel consumption in Norway increased by 4.5% in 2016 compared to the previous year.
- Circle K and 123 has the largest service station network, at 607 sites, amounting to 32.2% of the national network.
- The top five fuel retailers in Norway accounted for 88.6% of the number of service station shops in the country.
- The total number of service stations with a car wash in Norway decreased by 0.5% to 850 sites as retailers closed low wash occasion installations.
- Identify who are the top five players in Norway and how many fuel outlets, motorway & unmanned sites, shops & car wash they have.
- Plan effect market strategies by uncovering market share and average fuel throughput per site of the top five players in the market.
- Understand how the service station network evolving and which players are opening new outlets as well as increasing forecourt shops and car washes.
- Identify what strategies the key players have across their fuel and non- fuel offerings in terms of products sold, branding, promotions, partnerships and suppliers used.
Service Station Market Overview
Competitor ranking in 2015 compared to 2016
Market Size - Circle K and 123
Market Size - Shell
Market Size - Esso
Market Size - Uno-X and YX
Market Size - St1
Service Station Shop Network
Service Station Shops - Circle K and 123
Service Station Shops - Shell
Service Station Shops - Esso
Service Station Shops - Uno-X and YX
Service Station Car Wash Network
Service Station Car Wash - Circle K and 123
Service Station Car Wash - Shell
Service Station Car Wash - Esso
Service Station Car Wash - Uno-X and YX