Sasol at a glance

Our diversified revenue base which covers different geographies, sectors and currencies remains a strong component of our ability to endure shifting oil and chemical price cycles.

31 270 employees worldwide in
32 countries
More than 7 million tons of chemical products sold per annum sold to
>8 000 customers across 130 countries
Number of worldwide patents
2 409


Sasol Khanyisa, our new B-BBEE ownership transaction implemented
Safety Recordable Case Rate excluding illnesses, improved 0,27 our lowest so far, regrettably four fatalities
R39,5 bn
direct and indirect taxes paid to South African government
Capital investments
R53,4 bn,
35% invested in South Africa
R2 bn in skills and
socio-economic development
R8 bn
dividends paid or 36% payout ratio based on Core HEPS

Salient features

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North america
North America

Advancing Lake Charles Chemicals Project (LCCP) 88% complete, steam system went into commissioning in July 2018

Our 50% joint venture High-density polyethylene (HDPE) plant reached beneficial operation in November 2017


ORYX GTL strong production performance utilisation rate at 95%

South africa
South Africa

Successfully commissioned the Fischer Tropsch Wax Expansion Project

Started the world's largest oxygen production unit with a total production capacity of 5 000 tons of oxygen per day in Secunda

Secured additional mining rights, ensuring sufficient coal reserves to supply Secunda to 2050

399 Sasol Retail Convenience Centres, opened 12 new sites in 2018


We will start-up our new ethoxylation facility in the second half of 2019 which will increase output twofold and expand our global presence


Completed alumina expansion in Brunsbüttel which increased Sasol's capacity by approximately 13 000 tons per annum


Completed drilling campaign in PSA licence area in Mozambique

Maintained stable gas production at PPA facilities in Mozambique