Jeremy Weir
09 December 2020

Interview with Jeremy Weir Trafigura CEO on the company's strong performance and continue growth throughout 2020

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Interview with Jeremy Weir Trafigura CEO on the company's strong performance and continue growth throughout 2020

09 December 2020

2020 Financial and business highlights(1)

$147.0bn
Group revenue
2020
147.0
2019
171.5
2018
180.7
$6.8bn
Gross profit
2020
6.8
2019
2.9
2018
2.4
$57.0bn
Total assets
2020
57.0
2019
54.2
2018
53.8
4.6%
Gross profit margin
2020
4.6
2019
1.7
2018
1.3
$11.1bn
Total non-current assets
2020
11.1
2019
10.8
2018
8.8
$1.6bn
Net profit
2020
1.6
2019
0.9
2018
0.9
$7.8bn
Total Group equity
2020
7.8
2019
6.8
2018
6.3
$6.0bn
EBITDA (3)
2020
6.0
2019
2.1
2018
1.7
365.3mmt
Combined volume of commodities traded (2)
2020
365.3
2019
372.1
2018
371.1
57%
Oil and Petroleum Products revenue as a percentage of Group revenue
2020
57
2019
65
2018
69
267.7mmt
Oil and Petroleum Products total volume traded
2020
267.7
2019
274.9
2018
275.2
43%
Metals and Minerals revenue as a percentage of Group revenue
2020
43
2019
35
2018
31
20.9mmt
Non-ferrous concentrates and refined metals total volume traded
2020
20.9
2019
19.9
2018
18.5
76.7mmt
Bulk minerals total volume traded
2020
76.7
2019
77.3
2018
77.4
8,619
Average number of employees over year (4)
2020
8,619
2019
5,106
2018
4,316

(1) Trafigura’s financial year ran from 1 October 2019 to 30 September 2020. Figures for this period include the new IFRS 16 reporting requirements.
(2) Million metric tonnes.
(3) EBITDA (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation) is operating profit excluding the share in results of equity-accounted investees, depreciation and amortisation, gains/losses on divestments of subsidiaries, equity-accounted investees and other investments, impairment losses and other non-operating income and expenses.
(4) Total employee numbers are calculated as an average over the financial year and comprise employees of consolidated Trafigura Group businesses, operations and offices. For the first time in FY2020, this includes 3,921 Nyrstar employees, following the consolidation of Nyrstar into the Trafigura Group in July 2019. MATSA, Puma Energy, Porto Sudeste and [Impala] Simba employees are excluded as these assets are not consolidated in the Trafigura Group financial accounts.

What we do

We connect counterparties, build capacity and develop physical commodity markets reliably, efficiently and responsibly. We are adding value to the global trade in natural resources with exceptional service and performance across the supply chain.

2020 Annual Report
2020 Annual Report

2020 Annual Report

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