African Refiners & Distributors Association

VITOL

VITOL

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Vitol is an energy and commodities company. Founded in Rotterdam in 1966, today Vitol trades in circa eight million barrels of crude oil and products every day and has over 250 ships transporting its cargoes at any one time.
We use our expertise and logistical networks around the world to deliver energy solutions efficiently, safely and responsibly. Our customers include national oil companies, multinationals, leading industrial and chemical companies and the world’s largest airlines. Serving clients from 40 offices worldwide, Vitol is invested in energy assets globally, with almost 16 million m3 of storage across seven continents including terminals in Lagos, Mombasa and Burgan. We also have 480,000 bpd of refining capacity and a downstream business with around 6,500 service stations globally, which includes circa 2,500 in Africa.
We have a long history of working with partners in Africa. Our investment in the continent has exceeded $4 billion over almost 10 years and we remain committed to supporting the long-term growth of the continent’s energy infrastructure.