An independent physical energy & commodity trader of Oil & Petroleum products and Agricultural/Food Commodities

Headquartered in Geneva – Switzerland, the one of world’s major commodity trading hub, we source refined oil products from different countries, have strategically-located infrastructure worldwide, and work with partners and customers across Europe, Middle East and Asia-Pacific regions.

With our diversified network and strong industry expertise, we leverage to access, support and extensively trade in international Oil markets in collaboration with partners and customers across the regions.


Ponza SA operates a fleet of Medium-range, LR1, Aframax, Suezmax and VLCC that are capable of carrying refined oil products and crude oil products. We intend to continue to operate the majority of our fleet in the spot market primarily through spot market-oriented pools of similarly sized vessels, which allows us to maximize our utilization and revenues benefiting from a cyclical freight rate recovery. 


Middle distillate trading represents a central aspect of Ponza’s trading portfolio. Ponza trades a full range of middle distillates, including heating oil, diesel and jet globally and work with our partners to meet all their needs incorporating logistics, finance and risk management.


Fuel oil, also referred to as, Heavy Oil or Residual Fuel Oil, is a residue obtained from the distillation of crude oil during the refining process. Fuel oil is commonly used as feedstock for refineries but is also commercially sold for power generation for either large vessels or electric utilities. Depending on the customer, our fuel oil trading operation has the capability to meet multiple specifications, tailoring blends to individual customer needs and requirements.


Gasoline continues to fuel most of the world’s automotive needs; it is made by blending a number of refined products from the light distillate streams, with this blend varying depending on local specifications. We have a range of logistical assets and capabilities to enable reliable supply of gasoline to meet our customer’s requirements.


Ponza is involved extensively in naphtha trading worldwide. Our unique and secured access to storage capacity in the main ports in which we source volumes provides a significant advantage in terms of flexibility.


Ponza is extensively involved in the global trading of Agriculture & Food commodities. Our network connects producers and end users through the sourcing, trading, and distribution of grains and oil seeds. And added processing capabilities turn agricultural commodities into high-quality ingredients, giving our customers the edge in making products that satisfy consumers around the world.