Trafigura

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    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 negotiate offtake agreements with oil producers, refiners, mining companies and smelters. We invest in logistics that improve market access for our suppliers.

    We store petroleum products at owned and third-party tankage. We store metals and minerals at Impala Terminals and third-party-owned facilities.

    We operate efficient, safe and high-quality logistics. We move commodities by barge, truck, rail, pipeline and vessel in support of our core trading activities and for third parties.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1993
    HQGenève, CH
    Websitetrafigura.com
    Employee Ratings3.7
    Overall CultureC+

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)4,316(-18%)
    Job Openings58
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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    Key People/Management at Trafigura

    Jeremy Weir

    Jeremy Weir

    Executive Chairman Chief Executive Officer
    Jose Maria Larocca

    Jose Maria Larocca

    Executive Director Co-Head of Oil Trading
    Mike Wainwright

    Mike Wainwright

    Executive Director Chief Operating Officer
    Andrew Vickerman

    Andrew Vickerman

    Director
    Pierre Lorinet

    Pierre Lorinet

    Director
    Mark Irwin

    Mark Irwin

    Director
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    Trafigura Office Locations

    Trafigura has offices in Genève, Houston, Stamford, Calgary and in 3 other locations
    Genève, CH (HQ)
    1 Rue de Jargonnant
    Calgary, CA
    South Tower 222 3 Ave SW
    Glifada, GR
    171 Leof. Vouliagmenis
    Singapore, SG
    10 Collyer Quay
    Houston, TX, US
    1401 McKinney St #1500
    Stamford, CT, US
    Stamford, CT 06901, USA
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    Trafigura Financials and Metrics

    Summary Metrics

    Founding Date

    1993

    Trafigura Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    85/100

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    Trafigura Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

    CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

    50-59

    out of 100

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    Trafigura Online and Social Media Presence

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    Trafigura Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      C+

      67/100

    • CEO Rating

      F

      40/100

    • Compensation

      D

      55/100

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    Trafigura News and Updates

    Trafigura, Sidenor Eye Spanish Aluminum Plant on GFG’s Buy List

    Trafigura, Sidenor Eye Spanish Aluminum Plant on GFG’s Buy List

    Trafigura 'warned' Credit Suisse over 'suspect' GFG invoice

    Commodities trading house Trafigura warned Credit Suisse over a suspect invoice from Sanjeev Gupta’s GFG Alliance in July 2020, it The post Trafigura 'warned' Credit Suisse over 'suspect' GFG invoice appeared first on CityAM.

    Trafigura to open carbon offset trading desk

    Commodities giant Trafigura has today announced that it will launch a carbon trading desk as financial institutions continue to adapt The post Trafigura to open carbon offset trading desk appeared first on CityAM.

    Buckeye and Trafigura Venture Invest in Renewables Developer

    Buckeye and Trafigura Venture Invest in Renewables Developer

    Congo Launches State Cobalt Company With Trafigura Financing

    Congo Launches State Cobalt Company With Trafigura Financing

    Trafigura Sees Green Copper Supercycle Driving Prices to $15,000

    Trafigura Sees Green Copper Supercycle Driving Prices to $15,000
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    Trafigura Blogs

    Shalina Resources Ltd concludes significant financing and marketing transaction with Trafigura enabling new supplies of cobalt hydroxide and copper cathode at a time of growing global demand

    Shalina Resources and Chemaf SA, a leading vertically integrated copper and cobalt producer in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), have concluded a financing and marketing transaction with Trafigura Pte. Ltd., one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, enabling new s…

    Nala Renewables acquires large portfolio of solar photovoltaic projects under development in Chile

    Nala Renewables announces that it has signed an acquisition agreement for a portfolio of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects under development and construction in Chile from renewable energy developer Solek

    Completion of sale of Puma Energy's assets in Angola to Sonangol and Trafigura's acquisition of Sonangol's shareholding in Puma Energy

    Puma Energy, Trafigura and Sonangol today announce the completion of Trafigura’s acquisition of Sonangol’s shareholding in Puma Energy for USD600 million and the sale of Puma Energy’s business in Angola to Sonangol following receipt of all relevant regulatory approvals.

    Planned new green hydrogen project at Port Pirie, South Australia

    Trafigura and Nyrstar and the State Government of South Australia today announced a joint investment to progress plans to construct a commercial scale green hydrogen manufacturing facility in Port Pirie.

    Trafigura acquires majority stake in power trading platform Energy Renaissance LLC

    Trafigura US Holdings, Inc, a wholly-owned, U.S. indirect subsidiary of Trafigura Group Pte Ltd, one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, has acquired a majority share in power trading platform Energy Renaissance LLC.
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    Trafigura Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Trafigura founded?

      Trafigura was founded in 1993.

    • Who are Trafigura key executives?

      Trafigura's key executives are Jeremy Weir, Jose Maria Larocca and Mike Wainwright.

    • How many employees does Trafigura have?

      Trafigura has 4,316 employees.

    • Who are Trafigura competitors?

      Competitors of Trafigura include Vedanta Resources, BP and Valero Energy.

    • Where is Trafigura headquarters?

      Trafigura headquarters is located at 1 Rue de Jargonnant, Genève.

    • Where are Trafigura offices?

      Trafigura has offices in Genève, Houston, Stamford, Calgary and in 3 other locations.

    • How many offices does Trafigura have?

      Trafigura has 7 offices.