Unipetrol Group

The Unipetrol Group is the largest refinery and petrochemical company in the Czech Republic. It focuses primarily on crude oil processing, distribution and sale of fuel and petrochemical products — particularly plastics and fertilisers. In all these fields, the group is a key player on both the Czech and Central European market. The Unipetrol Group includes refineries and production plants in Litvínov and Kralupy nad Vltavou, Paramo with the Mogul brand in Pardubice and Kolín, Spolana in Neratovice, and two research centres in Litvínov and Brno as well as rail and road carriers. Unipetrol also owns the Benzina network of petrol stations with 404 stations, which is the largest chain in the Czech Republic. Unipetrol is one of the largest companies in the Czech Republic in terms of turnover. The group created revenue of over CZK 122 billion last year and employs more than 4600 people. In 2005, Unipetrol became part of the PKN Orlen Group, the largest crude oil processor in Central Europe.

Unipetrol Group operates:
  • 2 refineries with an annual conversion capacity of 8.7 million tons of crude oil
  • 3 polyolefin units with an annual capacity of 595,000 tons
  • 1 steam cracker with an annual capacity of 544,000 tons of ethylene
  • 404 filling stations and 21.6% of the Czech Republic’s market share


Main products:
  • diesel
  • automotive gasoline
  • aviation fuels (jet)
  • motor and fuel oils
  • LPG
  • petrochemicals (ethylene, propylene, C4 fractions, benzene, butadiene)
  • plastics (polyethylene, polypropylene)
  • asphalts
  • ammonia