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Press Releases

Media Statement: 23 July 2020

The Budget Vote speech was delivered by Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, MP, on behalf of Minister Gwede Mantashe, MP who is currently recovering from Covid-19. The speech was welcomed by the South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) who extends well wishes and a fully and speedy recovery to Minister Mantashe.

  

Media Statement: 01 July 2020

The South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) can confirm that ongoing challenges with incidents of theft and tampering of the pipeline network is interrupting supply to the inland market.

 

Media Statement: 12 June 2020
The South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) can confirm that diesel and petrol stock availability is improving

  

Media Statement: 03 June 2020
 The South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) can confirm that the two Durban refineries are back online, and production has normalized

 

Media Statement: 26 May 2020
 The South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) can confirm that there is currently a shortage of diesel in the country. (150 KB) Media Statement_29 May 2020

 

Media Statement: 01 April 2020
The South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) can confirm that the production and distribution of petroleum products is continuing during the 21-day National Lockdown. The Liquid Fuels Industry forms part of essential products and services.  (154 KB) 01-April-2020
 

Media Statement: 25 March 2020
The Petroleum Industry Responds to COVID-19   (117 KB) 25-Mar-2020
 

Press Releases: 2020
South African Petroleum Industry Association appoints new Chairperson   (280 KB) 20-Mar-2020

Press Releases: 2017
Media statement - Budget Vote on Energy (159 KB) 19 May 2017
Media statement: Appointment of SAPIA Chairperson (123 KB) 26-Jan-2017

Press Releases: 2015
Maurice Radebe appointed as SAPIA Chairperson for the second time (99 KB) 08-Jul-2015

Press Releases: 2014
South Africans not as hard hit at the pump compared to other countries (77 KB) 03-Oct-2014
Ever weakening Rand key driver in escalating fuel prices (38 KB) 08-Sep-2014
SAPIA brings together industry heavyweights at 20th anniversary conference (52 KB) 18-Jul-2014
Ever weakening Rand key drive in escalating fuel prices (64 KB) 07-Aug-2014
Executive Energy Minister Media Statement - Welcome National Executive Energy Minister (82 KB) 30-May-2014
SAPIA welcomes DoE intention to publish the biofuels position paper  (33 KB) 30-Apr-2014
Media Release - Petroleum Products Price adjustment (119 KB) 02-Apr-2014
Bonang Mohale appointed new Chairperson of SAPIA (46 KB) 06-Feb-2014

Press Releases: 2013
Media Release - Gerard Derbesy from SAPIA  (26 KB) 14-Nov-2013
Media Statement NDP Alignment Final  (49 KB) 14-Nov-2013
SAPIA welcomes appointment of Ben Martins as Minister of Energy  (146 KB) 19-Jul-2013

Press Releases: 2012
Four new members for the South African Petroleum Industry Association  (47 KB) 29-Nov-2012
Competition Commission referral case  (26 KB) 29-Oct-2012
Road Freight Drivers Strike Action - 10 October 2012  (28 KB) 17-Oct-2012
Road Freight Drivers Strike - 3 October 2012 (38 KB) 03-Oct-2012
Road Freight Drivers Strike Action - 27 September 2012 (38 KB) 28-Sep-2012
Road Freight Drivers Strike Action - 25 September 2012 (38 KB) 25-Sep-2012
SAPIA Skills Feedback Final SAPIA Skills Feedback Final (58 KB) 18-Sep-2012
SAPIA acknowledges findings of Liquid Fuels Charter audit (34 KB) 06-Jul-2012
Media Release: LPG Shortage final (25 KB) 11-Jun-2012
A Joint Media Statement from the Department of Energy (DOE) and SAPIA (101 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Media Release from SAPIA (47 KB) 11-Jun-2012
SAPIA calls on public not to be concerned about fuel shortages just yet (96 KB) 11-Jun-2012
SAPIA – Trade unions and petroleum companies reach agreement on wage negotiations (81 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Petroleum companies willing to resume negotiations as soon as possible (100 KB) 11-Jun-2012
SAPIA pleased to announce an improvement in fuel delivery (103 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Unions reject latest offer as fuel supply to gauteng remains strained (97 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Media Release Exemption (81 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Media Statement from the SAPIA (57 KB) 02-Feb-2012
SAPIA appoints BPSA CEO as 2012 chairperson (42 KB) 18-Jan-2012

Press Releases: 2011
Update on the supply of petroleum products in Gauteng (33 KB) 22-Dec-2011
Media Release: SAPIA updates Parliament on current LPG shortage (65 KB) 03-Nov-2011
Shutdowns at SAPIA member refineries result in shortage of LPG to industry (25 KB) 24-Oct-2011
Media Release Exemption (81 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Media Release from SAPIA (47 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Media Release: LPG Shortage final (25 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Media Release: SAPIA updates Parliament on current LPG shortage (65 KB) 03-Nov-2011
Media Release: SAPIA welcomes the exemption of the Petroleum and Refinery Industry by... (81 KB) 14-Oct-2011
Media statement (57 KB) 02-Feb-2012
Media Statement from the SAPIA (57 KB) 02-Feb-2012
Petroleum companies willing to resume negotiations as soon as possible (100 KB) 11-Jun-2012
SAPIA – Trade unions and petroleum companies reach agreement on wage negotiations (81 KB) 11-Jun-2012
SAPIA appoints BPSA CEO as 2012 chairperson (42 KB) 18-Jan-2012
SAPIA calls on public not to be concerned about fuel shortages just yet (96 KB) 11-Jun-2012
SAPIA pleased to announce an improvement in fuel delivery (103 KB) 11-Jun-2012
Unions reject latest offer as fuel supply to gauteng remains strained (97 KB) 11-Jun-2012