Critically analyse the drivers and barriers to financial investments in the refinery activities of the United Kingdom.

Development in Oil & Gas Retail Industries
Critically analyse the influence of governmental action on the profitability of oil and gas retailing.
? Demonstrate the ability to analyse the factors affecting the present size and structure of the current oil and gas retail sectors and the impact of the rising price of oil.
The downstream industry is characterized with low margins and returns with government
regulation being a major factor in the United Kingdom however, 2030 economic forecasts
predict that the refinery production in the United Kingdom will return to historical levels of
This is increasing competition from countries to attract investments from International Oil