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Econ Oil is registered with the Department of Minerals and Energy holding a wholesale licence in terms of the Petroleum Products Act, 1977 (Act No. 120 of 1977). Econ Oil has since its establishment modelled a business platform on solid relationship with established oil majors in South Africa to ensure both the security and quality of supply to its customers. This ensures that the company is able to supply and deliver whoever in South Africa. The company has 80% the volume of all its products in Gauteng and the rest, in various provinces in the country. This model increases our flexibility of supply and allows us to grow our business in accordance with our customers demand. We supply the following products:


Catlight is an environmental friendly, cost effective, low sulphur fuel suitable for larger applications that require a clean and light fuel and is mostly suitable for small burners.


LCO is cost effective, high sulphur content compared to diesel and illuminating paraffin, however this product can be used as the replacement for catlight, illuminating paraffin and diesel but only as the burner oil not as automotive fuel.


These products can be used mainly on the higher density environment and low sulphur. Small burners are relatively suitable for these products.

HFO 150 / 180

HFO 150 / 180 is mainly used on the larger boilers, however it consists of larger particles of aluminium, high sulphur, and high ash content. Some burners might struggle to burn the product.

Illuminating Paraffin

This product is clear, free from water suspended matter, sediment and other impurities. It can also be used as the industrial and home heating fuel. It has a low viscosity and low flashpoint.

Jet Fuel

Jet fuel is a clear to straw-colored fuel, based on either an unleaded kerosene (Jet A-1), or a naphtha-kerosene blend (Jet B). It is similar to diesel fuel, and can be used in either compression ignition engines or turbine engines.

Automotives Fuels

Diesel 500, Diesel 50 ULS, Petrol 95 ULP and Petrol 93 LRP/ULP.