Trading Africa

Trading Trading in Africa

According to the African Development Bank (AfDB), Africa's economy is growing faster than any other continent in the world. A report from the AfDB shows that one-third of Africa's countries have GDP growth rates of more than 6%, thanks to improved economic governance and a better business climate on the continent.


Traders in Geneva supply oil products to subsidiaries and many other companies and countries in Africa. In addition, Optima Energy exports crude oil and products supplied by national oil companies throughout the region.

The Neptune Oil Group is increasingly active in the trading and distribution of oil products in Cameroun and Senegal, supplying local industry and the population of the region with vital fuel supplies.

Optima Energy Resources Ltd is a trading partner of NNPC and is involved in the export of crude oil, fuel oil, naphtha, LPG and pentane. It is a major supplier of oil products, particularly gasoil and jet fuel to the private sector and local industry.

Nigerpet Ltd is an important player in the Nigerian bunkering sector and a marketer of middle distillates to industry and major oil companies. The company is licensed as an independent oil marketing company by the Department of Petroleum Resources of Nigeria, a role expanding significantly as the petroleum sector is deregulated and liberalised.