Indian Oil will operate the upcoming Motihari liquids storage terminal, located in Bihar in India. Expected to start operations in 2022, the liquids storage terminal will be owned by Indian Oil.

Expected to be operational in 2022, the terminal will primarily store petroleum products and will have pipeline and road access.

Key specifications of the storage terminal-
Storage Capacity (bbl): 5,09,545
Tank Size Min (bbl): 136
Tank Size Max (bbl): 77,264
Number of Tanks: 22

During the period 2021-2025, the Motihari storage terminal is expected to witness an estimated capex of $45.81m.

About Indian Oil

Indian Oil Corp Ltd (IOCL) is an integrated oil and gas company. The company conducts exploration and production of oil and natural gas, refining of crude oil, pipeline transportation and marketing of natural gas and petroleum products. It also manufactures and markets petrochemicals and has considerable operations in alternative energy. IOCL’s refined petroleum products include high speed diesel, jet fuel, light petroleum gas, gasoline, bitumen, heavy fuel oil, naphtha, lubricants and greases. The company conducts upstream operation in collaboration with other consortium partners both in India and other countries including the US, Canada, Gabon, Libya, Nigeria, Russia, Venezuela, Oman and the UAE. It is a Maharatna company of Government of India. IOCL is headquartered in New Delhi, India.


Information on the liquids storage terminal is sourced from GlobalData’s liquids storage terminal database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, liquids storage terminals globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.