Vilma Oil

Vilma Oil

Since 1996

scroll down to learn more


Transmitting energy

The company’s most important asset is our workforce, a passionate team of 50 highly qualified professionals committed to provide added-value services to our clients and suppliers.

Learn more Learn more

At Vilma oil we strive to provide value-added services for our customers by creating successful partnerships. Our pledge is to establish a sustainable organization of qualified creative professionals.

Vilma oil was founded in Madrid, Spain in 1996 by a group of experienced entrepreneurs from the International oil trading sector.

At the same time, opportunities developed to provide similar services to new public and private companies being established throughout the former Soviet Union.

As a result of our consistent positive performance and the confidence placed in us by our partners, customers and the financial community, Vilma oil has grown continuously since inception, becoming an established and highly respected player in the oil trading world.

Vilma oil’s employees are continuously trained internally and externally to ensure first-rate personnel skills, safeguarding the company’s sustainability and development.


Besides the successful core oil trading business, we support a foundation called Veron, cooperating with several encouraging initiatives aiming to offer a brighter future for those living in underprivileged populations. An organization that develops, collaborates and supports educational projects and initiatives that improve the quality of learning, teaching, personal development and socio-labour integration. The beneficiaries of their work are young people in vulnerability, promoting their labour inclusion and their entrepreneurial initiative.


understanding the bigger picture

The ability of understanding  the global needs, requirements and flows. Being creative and quick to continuously search for the best solutions.

Learn more Learn more

For us trading means the art of commerce. Ensuring safe, solid and dependable logistics combined with measured, intelligent price- risk.

Vilma oil trades yearly more than 4 million metric tons of petroleum products (LPG, Naphtha, Fuel oil and Gasoil) operating in more than 25 countries around the world.

Our customers include all key players across the trading space, ranging from petrochemical producers, banks, trading houses and integrated oil majors.

Bunker Supply

Strategically located in the strait of Gibraltar

Vilma has developed a first-class bunkering service in the port of Ceuta based on quality and time efficiency. More than 2,000 ships are supplied every year.

Learn more Learn more

As a natural extension of our established trading activities, in 2006 Vilma oil started physical bunker supply operations at the port of Ceuta.

Being strategically located in the Strait of Gibraltar, one of the world’s busiest seaways with over 100,000 vessels transiting each year, Ceuta is ideally situated for a bunkering operation.

With a time-chartered bunker barge Vilma also supplies vessels that cannot go into the port.



Growing storage terminals at algeciras & ceuta

Consistent with the strategic growth plan in the Strait of Gibraltar, Vilma participate with 20% of total investment in the Vopak Terminal Algeciras (VTA).

Learn more Learn more

At the South side of the Strait, Vilma has exclusive use of 83,500 m3 storage facilities at Ceuta to support bunkering operations. Consistent with the strategic growth plan in the Strait of Gibraltar, Vilma participate with 20% of total investment in the Vopak Terminal Algeciras (VTA). In a first phase, 403,000 m3 of capacity is on stream since 2013.


A cutting-edge terminal for storing and distributing hydrocarbons at the Port of Algeciras on an area of approximately 60,000 m2.

port of ceuta

Ceuta is a Spanish enclave located in the Moroccan side of the Strait of Gibraltar, the port has become a major bunkering site in south west Europe, supplying yearly to more than 2,000 vessels (approx. 675,000 Mts). Additionally the weather conditions and highly skilled labour force make the port one of the most reliable and free of interruptions.

Since Vilma commenced operating in the port the volumes have steadily increased by 300% and is now recognized for the premium quality supply service and efficient delivery. At the moment Vilma Oil has 11 tanks of storage (83.500m3) from where it supplies' from both berths, Levante and Poniente, and at the anchorage by a bunker vessel.

Vilma Oil, S.L. has been granted the ISO 9001:2008 Management System Standard and the ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management Standard certification attesting the company's standard operating procedures and successful performance in Quality and Environment endeavors throughout its activity in the "Commercial service for the supply of marine fuels at berth and by bunker vessel".

port of algeciras

The Port of Algeciras is one of the Spanish leading ports in terms of volume with yearly numbers of 4.1 million TEU and 2.9 million metric tons of marine fuel supplies, holding a top position in the Mediterranean.

The ports in the Straits -Algeciras, Ceuta and Gibraltar -are second only to the so-called Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp (ARA).

The new built Vopak Terminal at Algeciras in which Vilma Oil has been active promoter and holds a stock of 20%, has a total of 403.000 m3 in 22 tanks. It's the first semi-automatic terminal in the Mediterranean area and with further capacity expansion already planned in a second phase.

Vilma Oil