Trafigura is a leader in the commodities business. Through a network of 81 offices in 58 countri
Trafigura is a leader in the commodities business. Through a network of 81 offices in 58 countries we source， store， blend and deliver essential raw materials and commodities to clients around the world. Commodities include crude oil and petroleum products， non-ferrous concentrates， refined metals and coal. In 2013， we traded 117.8 million tonnes of oil and petroleum products and shipped 26.7million tonnes of non-ferrous and bulk commodities. We operate responsibly， adding real value for our clients， our stakeholders and our shareholders. Founded in 1993， the company is owned by its founding shareholders and senior management. It has achieved substantial growth in recent years， growing turnover from USD 18 billion in 2004 to USD 133 billion in 2013. Leadership， responsibility and drive We're a leader in the global commodities market. We source， store， blend and deliver oil and key raw materials to clients all over the world. We perform a simple task. We identify and act on imbalances between supply and demand. We achieve that by moving physical commodities from places where they're plentiful to where they’re required. How we do that defines our leadership role. Independent We’re not tied to any major producer. We focus wholeheartedly on addressing global imbalances in supply and demand. We succeed by giving customers the best possible service. Experts in the field We employ committed and highly qualified staff. We empower employees to take initiative and excel in their chosen environments. Responsible The people that work in this business are also its owners. That makes it personal. We act responsibly when delivering on our commitments to stakeholders?. Global We operate a lean， efficient and responsive business in 58 countries. We're active in Europe， the Americas， Asia， Africa and Australasia. Outstanding logistics Clients and partners benefit from the quality of our logistics. We invest across the commodity supply chain to bring products to market efficiently and cost-effectively. A long-term perspective Ours is a long-term business model. We are building partnerships with host governments， project partners and local communities that deliver lasting， shared value.