GK Trading

GK Trading & communication

The Trading Division of GK Trading & Communication has been active in the facilitation of large commodity trades between African and Middle Eastern countries with international counterparts.

Since commodities can take so many different physical forms, at GK Trading & Communication, we have a team of specialists who assist clients on various commodity trades and associated funding. We work closely with our clients to structure commodity transactions between corporate and sovereign clients. A number of large commodity contracts involving crude oil, condensate, cotton, phosphates, precious metals, precious stones and diamonds have been structured with close involvement of the group.

The GK Trading Division has:

• Facilitated supply of refined products and building materials to African nations
• Traded in the processing of crude oil under long-term and spot agreements with independent global refiners
• Traded for Olympic Oil Company (London), Olympic Energy (Italy) and Attock Oil (U.K.)
• Facilitated commodity contracts with national oil companies in Abu Dhabi, Greece,
  Romania, Cameroon, Malaysia, Syria, China, Nigeria, Turkey, Algeria, India, Saudi
  Arabia, Ghana, Qatar, Iran, Venezuela, Bahrain and Spain
• Advised the governments of Mali, Niger, Chad and Togo on various commodity trades
• Clients have included AGIP, Elf, Amoco, Exxon, Phibro, Mitsubishi and Marubeni