Physical traders like Gunvor are inherently resilient, with a historical track record of rapid innovation and effective Risk management is a crucial aspect of the energy commodities trading sector that involves the identification, assessment, and prioritization of potential risks followed by coordinated application of resources to minimize,... Read more. They are built to confront changing business environments by making adjustments in location, structure, funding, operating regime and strategy. Size matters, but so too does the ability to remain nimble as new investment and trading opportunities arise. Over the last decade, Gunvor has evolved from its pure merchant heritage to being increasingly embedded all along the energy Supply Chain A supply chain is a system comprising individuals, organizations, activities, information, and resources involved in moving a product or service from supplier to customer. The supply chain starts... Read more.
Since 2008, Gunvor has been investing in Definition: Downstream refers to the final stages of the energy commodity supply chain, focusing on the processing, distribution, and end-use of the product. It encompasses activities such as refining, storage,... Read more, midstream and **Upstream (in the context of the energy industry)** In the energy industry, the term "upstream" refers to the initial phase of the oil and gas production process. It encompasses all... Read more assets that strategically complement the company’s daily trading activity. These assets enable Gunvor to enhance our management of the sourcing and distribution components of our trading platform, diversify its income streams and strengthen our competitive position.
Investments also provide valuable and detailed insights into the nature of the marketplace locally, regionally and globally. Such information supports the Group’s ability to identify and capture trading opportunities and enhances its profitability.
Wherever Gunvor operates, the Group seeks to establish long-term partnerships based on transparency and mutual respect. Gunvor aims to share expertise, provide training and build local capabilities so that its trading and investments deliver benefits to the people, communities and businesses the Group partners with and serves.
Gunvor has numerous investments, both direct and indirect, in strategically located assets. These include refineries, crude and Oil products, also known as petroleum products, are the result of refining crude oil in oil refineries. Crude oil is a complex mixture of hydrocarbons that can be processed to... Read more terminals, pipelines and storages. Increasingly, the company is making investments in Energy Transition refers to the global shift from traditional fossil fuel-based energy systems to a more sustainable, low-carbon, and environmentally friendly energy infrastructure. It encompasses the process of transitioning from... Read more assets and opportunities, primarily through Nyera, the company’s **Renewables** Renewables, short for renewable energy sources, refer to energy obtained from virtually inexhaustible natural processes. Unlike fossil fuels, such as coal, oil, and natural gas, renewables are not subject... Read more investment vehicle.
Investments also provide valuable and detailed insights into the nature of the marketplace locally, regionally and globally
As a global trading house, Gunvor brings a lot to the assets in which it invests:
Gunvor maintains a short chain of command to facilitate efficient decision-making, which ensures the company is able to act decisively to secure advantages in the interest of its partners and clients.
Gunvor has established a superior track record for undertaking massive
greenfield infrastructure development projects, delivering on-time and under-
budget, even in the most remote and difficult environments.
Gunvor employs a decentralized management approach to its assets, empowering talented professionals and experts to manage day-to-day operations, while reducing overhead and bureaucracy.
Gunvor has effectively turned under-valued and distressed assets into
profitable operations that preserve and grow jobs, while contributing
positively to the local markets in which they operate.
With operations, offices and activities on every continent, Gunvor is able to add Economies of scale refer to the cost advantages that a company can achieve as it increases its level of production or output. In simple terms, it means that as a... Read more to local operations, whether that is in the area of supply, marketing or financing.
Nyera is dedicated to identifying Energy Transition investments,
including new sustainable commodities and businesses.