Tema Oil Refinery

Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) Limited is the only refinery in Ghana. It is authorized by its regulators to process crude oil and market petroleum products. The refinery is situated in Tema about 24 kilometers east of the capital, Accra.

It was originally named the Ghanaian Italian Petroleum (GHAIP) Company and incorporated as a Private Limited Liability Company under the Companies Ordinance (Cap 193) on December 12, 1960.

It was 100% owned by the ENI Group (Ente Nationalie Indrocarburi) of Italy. The Government of Ghana bought all the shares of GHAIP in April 1977 and became sole shareholder. In 1990 the name was changed to the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR).read more…



To become the first class petroleum refinery in Africa



To provide quality petroleum products and services primarily in Ghana mainly through the refining of crude oil in a safe, efficient, cost effective and environmentally friendly manner to satisfy customer needs and to increase the value of the shareholder.

Tema Oil Refinery

Heavy Industrial Area

P.O.Box Co 599


Telephone:+233 303 304095-7

Fax:+233 303 306939