Cathay Petroleum International Ltd. Cathay Petroleum International Ltd.

Get to know us

At Cathay Petroleum, we pride ourselves on our strong expertise and our global reach.

We have offices in Hong Kong, London, and Singapore, and are strategically positioned at the forefront of the world’s energy markets. Our trading team is supported by experienced operations, finance, shipping, and business development specialists.

The highly skilled people we employ at Cathay Petroleum offer a full range of services. Carefully maintaining a balance of supply and demand, we are constantly leveraging opportune moments to make strategic trades.

Our Mission

People remain at the core of our business. Through dedicated partnerships and a resilient team, we will continue to provide energy solutions internationally for many years to come.

Our Values


We conduct business at the highest level of honesty, transparency and fairness at all times.


Careful and deliberate in our actions, we weigh all risks and benefits to make calculated decisions.


Always striving for excellence, we are constantly looking out for opportunities to deliver greater value.


Be it our customers or our day-to-day operations, we aim for the highest standards in service and productivity.


We are a global community of people centred on inclusivity, respect, and meritocracy; people are the foundation of our success.

Cathay Petroleum
over the years

Journey through our legacy: Join us as we trace the remarkable milestones in Cathay Petroleum's history, a testament to our enduring commitment to the energy industry.


Cathay Petroleum was established in Hong Kong with a vision of becoming an East to West trading house.


We obtained greater credit facilities supported by First Class International Banks to trade with state-owned oil companies, oil majors, and other trading houses.


Cathay Petroleum secured term contracts from oil-producing countries and stood in a better position to serve our end-users.


We opened offices in Singapore and London. We enhanced our share structure to diversify our business activities. Together with our partners, we have continued to bolster our trading team’s profiles.


We celebrated 20 years in business. Our company has matured in our expertise and has assembled more experienced industry professionals to join the team and the management as a global trading house.

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company culture

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