Buying and selling transactions in the international markets based on the opportunities that the market can offer at any given time. Trading is grouped into three main divisions:
- Steel Finished Products
- Steel Semi-Finished Products
- Raw materials for the Steel Industry
Financing and facilitating the execution of international trading transactions for companies that due to organizational, financial or technical reasons cannot handle such transactions on their own.
In this context Trafigura SE. acts as “Principal”, at a variable cost, covering the full range of required activities such as contract stipulation, logistic arrangements, insurance coverage, Customs clearance, warehousing, always on behalf of its clients, with full transparency at a fixed and pre-agreed cost.
Assistance in the opening of Bank Guarantees, Letters of Credit, leverage operations, currency hedging, contacts with banks and other financial institutions for corporate operations or foreign investments. Trafigura SE. can provide assistance in managing relationships with international financial institutions and underwriters, perform accounting services, implement cost and administrative controlling systems
Technical advising such as market analysis, appraisal of companies and equipments, restructuring plans, technical training, re-start of production activities. The services are provided by by Trafigura SE. staff together with a network of consultants with a long-historic relationship with Trafigura SE. management
Legal advice, follow up of commercial Contracts and Agreements for international trading transactions (financing, agency agreements, product off-take, inventory consignment Agreements, share purchase/sale Agreements, Shareholders’ Agreements, profit sharing, consulting, escrow Agreements. Newcoregistrations and management, management contracts and temporary management services