Activities

WHAT WE DO

TRADING

Paramount trades the entire barrel, with a main focus on crude oil, fuel oil and naphtha. Volumes are sourced through direct relationships with producers and refineries and are supplied directly to the end-user.

Paramount always strives to build and maintain strong relationships with key producers and end-users and does so by working in a professional, efficient and creative manner.

CUSTOMERS

Our customers include national oil companies (both producers as well as end-users) and private oil companies of various sizes, including independent oil producers, refiners and a select group of energy traders.

Paramount’s focus is on building and maintaining direct relationships with producers and end-users and establishing long-lasting strategic alliances.

STRATEGY

The company is focused on developing its business through strategic partnerships with oil producers and key end-users.

We employ an integrated approach to trading, marketing, logistics, finance and risk management thereby enabling us to provide our customers with comprehensive and innovative solutions.

LOGISTICS

For our transportation needs, we maintain excellent relationships with the world’s key ship owners and brokers, ensuring us access to the best shipping assets. Vessels are chartered on a spot or time-charter basis.

Through our extensive global network and relationships we have access to crude oil and products storage facilities in Russia, Europe, the Middle East and the Far East.

FINANCE

Paramount has banking relations with all the principle commodity financing institutions. . Considerable credit facilities are in place to support our current and future trading operations.

Paramount exercises financial prudence and therefore maintains a strong liquidity position.

Paramount Energy & Commodities SA

Paramount Energy & Commodities SA is a privately held energy trading company established in Geneva, Switzerland. The key management has been active in various positions in the oil trading industry since the early 1990’s.