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.

Our business model


Technical and financial support for oil producers, refiners, miners and smelters. Access to strategically located infrastructure.


Oil and petroleum products at Puma Energy. Metals and minerals at Impala Terminals. Leasing third-party owned facilities.



Meeting regional, market and customer specifications in strategically located terminals around the world.


Moving commodities globally reliably, efficiently and responsibly – by barge, truck, rail, pipeline and vessel.

Trading operations

Case studies