Vitol is a leader in the energy sector with a presence across the spectrum: from oil through to power, renewables and carbon. It trades 7.6 million barrels per day of crude oil and products, and charters circa 6,200 ship voyages every year.
Vitol’s clients include national oil companies, multinationals, leading industrial companies and utilities. Founded in Rotterdam in 1966, today Vitol serves clients from some 40 offices worldwide and is invested in energy assets globally including: 16 m m3 of storage globally, 500 k b/d of refining capacity, over 6,800 service stations and a growing portfolio of transitional and renewable energy assets.
From our office in Buenos Aires, Argentina we serve the regional market, offering a wide range of services including the supply of fuels, predominantly diesel and gasoline. We work closely with our customers to identify regional market opportunities and are able to offer them advice and administrative support, including coordinating with customs.
Our storage terminal in Zárate is operated by our subsidiary Vitco S.A. Its strategic location, on the banks of Paraná de las Palmas River, enables it to receive imports and to supply the growing inland markets of South America. We have invested in the terminal’s expansion and its total storage capacity is now 250,000 m3. Vitco S.A. is able to handle a full range of products and its two jetties and a loading rack capable of handling twelve trucks simultaneously, enables oil products to be distributed efficiently throughout the region by barge, vessel or truck.