Press Release Geneva, Switzerland, 03.10.2019

Impala Terminals Group buys assets and operations from Puma Energy in Paraguay

Impala Terminals Group (the “Company”) today announced the acquisition of the infrastructure assets and operations from Puma Energy in Paraguay.


Impala Terminals Group, headquartered in Switzerland, owns and operates a network of terminals and fluvial operations in Spain, Mexico, Paraguay and Peru, and provides port, warehousing and multi-modal logistics services to facilitate for the movement of essential commodities globally.


Puma Energy is a leading global energy business which supplies, stores and distributes petroleum products in [47] countries across six continents.


Nicolas Konialidis, CEO of Impala Terminals Group, said: “This transaction is an excellent opportunity to expand our Impala Terminals Group portfolio with refined products assets in South America, which complement our existing portfolio of fluvial assets on the Paraná-Paraguay River.


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About Impala Terminals
Impala Terminals is a multimodal logistics provider focused on export-driven economies. It owns and operates a network of ports, port terminals and warehouses which, combined with its transport assets, provide end-to-end logistics solutions for dry and liquid bulk cargoes, general cargo and containers. Impala Terminals employs over 1,500 members of staff and owns and operates 28 facilities across 20 countries around the world, with USD2.5 billion of assets under management.


Impala Terminals was created in 2010 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Trafigura, a market leader in the global commodities industry to support the company’s commodity flows. In December 2019, a joint venture was created between Trafigura and global fund manager IFM Investors to own and operate Impala Terminals’ network of concentrates terminal infrastructure in Mexico, Peru and Spain, and also includes fluvial operations in Paraguay and operations which provide global freight forwarding and multimodal transportation services for Trafigura and third party clients. The strongly backed company has an ambitious five-year business plan with strong targets for investment and growth, whilst continuing to apply the highest standards in health, safety and environmental management.


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About Puma Energy
Puma Energy is a leading global energy business which supplies, stores and distributes petroleum products in 47 countries across six continents. Founded in 1997, Puma Energy has its headquarters in Singapore and Geneva and regional hubs in South Africa, Puerto Rico, Australia and Estonia, and employs over 8,000 people globally.

Puma Energy has a network of over 100 storage terminals, more than 3,000 retail sites, and a presence at over 80 airports. Our purpose is to energise communities to help drive growth and prosperity by sustainably serving our customers’ needs in high potential countries around the world.

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