Press release

Trafigura publishes its first stand-alone Human Rights Report

Published on2 Feb 2022

Singapore, 2 February 2022 - Trafigura Group Pte. Ltd. (“Trafigura” or ”the Group”), one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, today published its first stand-alone Human Rights Report. 


The report, which provides an overview of the human rights risks that are salient to Trafigura’s business and how these risks are managed, draws on and reports against the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights Reporting Framework (UNGPRF).  It also includes internal and external stakeholder voices, as well as case studies to demonstrate how the Group is implementing its commitment to respect human rights in practice.


The 2021 Human Rights Report and Trafigura’s recently published 2021 Sustainability Report, are available here.




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Notes to editors

Founded in 1993, Trafigura is one of the largest physical commodities trading groups in the world.  At the heart of global supply, Trafigura connects the world with the vital resources it needs.  Through our Oil & Petroleum Products, Metals and Minerals, and Power and Renewables divisions, we deploy infrastructure, skills and a global network to move commodities from where they are plentiful to where they are needed most, forming strong relationships that make supply chains more efficient, secure and sustainable.


Trafigura also owns and operates a number of industrial assets including a majority share of global multi-metals producer Nyrstar and fuel storage and distribution company Puma Energy; and joint ventures Impala Terminals, a port and logistics provider, and Nala Renewables, a power and renewable energy investment and development platform. With over 1,000 shareholders, Trafigura is owned by its employees and employs over 13,000 people working in 48 countries.