A physical presence in all major global markets

Every day we use our expertise and logistical network to distribute energy around the world, efficiently and responsibly.

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Responsibly supplying the world’s energy needs

Responsibility defines how we work, how we behave and how we interact with our customers, our partners and our communities.

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Supporting global energy flows for over 50 years

We are a trusted partner, moving energy safely, securely and cost-effectively all over the world.

What we do
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Trading energy globally for over 50 years

We have offices in 40 locations globally and serve a diverse customer base.

Operating globally
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We sit at the heart of global energy flows, moving energy from source to customer quickly, responsibly and cost-effectively.

Founded in Rotterdam in 1966, today Vitol trades over seven million barrels of crude oil and products a day. Our business is founded on the long-term relationships we’ve built with our customers, on our expertise, market understanding and reputation for reliably delivering the required products, on time and to specification.

What we do

Our people

Our culture

Vitol’s culture is integral to the business. It characterises the way our people work, creates an optimal working environment and underpins its success.

Vitol’s culture originated over 50 years ago with our founders and their combination of entrepreneurship, determination to succeed, integrity, hard work and humility. As the company has grown, the company’s leadership has been mindful to preserve and evolve the elements it believes to be both the foundations of a successful business and conducive to a pleasant and constructive working environment.

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Work with us

Our people are our business. It is on our people’s expertise, innovation, drive and relationships that we depend for the development and growth of our business. Talent is precious to us and we strive to create an environment in which individuals from a diverse range of backgrounds can reach their full potential.

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