What we do

As one of the world's largest independent commodity trading houses Trafigura is at the forefront of our industry. We use market knowledge, logistics and global resources to move physical commodities where they’re needed when they’re needed. We develop markets, invest in infrastructure, build bridges and cement alliances to reduce the cost of trading and increase service levels.

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Our business model

Source

We negotiate offtake agreements with oil producers, refiners, mining companies and smelters. We invest in logistics that improve market access for our suppliers.

Store

We store petroleum products at owned and third-party tankage. We store metals and minerals at Impala Terminals and third-partyowned facilities.

Blend

We blend physical commodities to regional, market and customer specifications in strategically located terminals and warehouses around the world.

Deliver

We operate efficient, safe and high-quality logistics. We move commodities by barge, truck, rail, pipeline and vessel in support of our core trading activities and for third parties.

Transformations in space, time and form


Transformations in space, time and form

Source

We negotiate offtake agreements with oil producers, refiners, mining companies and smelters. We invest in logistics that improve market access for our suppliers.

Store

We store petroleum products at owned and third-party tankage. We store metals and minerals at Impala Terminals and third-partyowned facilities.

Blend

We blend physical commodities to regional, market and customer specifications in strategically located terminals and warehouses around the world.

Deliver

We operate efficient, safe and high-quality logistics. We move commodities by barge, truck, rail, pipeline and vessel in support of our core trading activities and for third parties.

Trading operations

Case studies