Fuel & Lubricants

Camel Oil Tanzania Limited is the brand of our fuel & distributing business, it is also our founding business from which we have expanded and diversified.

Camel Oil Tanzania Limited has a first-class storage facility near Dar es Salaam harbour with a capacity of 60,000 cubic meters of oil. This ultra modern depot at Kurasini Terminal enables Camel Oil Tanzania Limited to handle thousands of metric tonnes of petroleum products annually and move across Tanzania and East Africa by rail or road.

A single depot on the mainland strengthens Camel Oil's ability to meet the fuel needs of its customers in the northern, southern, western and eastern parts of Tanzania and in the landlocked countries of Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Zambia, Malawi and Eastern Congo.

Camel Oil Tanzania Limited has installed seven gigantic storage tanks for fuel; the capacities of these tanks are 60,000 cubic meters. Two tanks to store Automotive Gas Oil, two tanks to store illuminated Kerosene and another tank to store Premium Motor Spirit (Mogas) and Jet A-1. The company has a planned capital expenditure for increasing its storage capacity to 100,000 cubic meters in the near future.

All staff in Camel Oil Tanzania Limited are well trained and acquainted with Health, Safety, Security and Environmental issues (HSSE). In addition, Camel Oil Tanzania Limited aims to have an HSSE & SP (Social Performance) of which we can be proud; to earn the confidence of customers, shareholders and society at large, to be a good neighbour and contribute to sustainable development.

Camel Oil Tanzania Limited has developed a network of service stations in key strategic locations in every corner of Tanzania. At present we have 60 service stations and a further 30 more service stations are planned, some land having already been acquired to achieve this. Camel Oil Tanzania Limited has also installed fuel tanks and pumps at some of its larger customer’s premises and offered competitive prices to those large consumers of fuel in the country & region.

Supply & Trading

Over the years, we have established ourselves as a reliable trading partner with established supply sources as well as building a large customer base in our ever-expanding markets, which include governments and large private sector organisations, both local & international.

In addition, we have a team of experienced professionals who are constantly in touch with ship owners and brokerage houses for competitive freight packages & prices. We also use marine vessels that meet international standards and are from reputable vessel owners to ensure that our deliveries are done safely and within set time schedules.

Export Sales

We are actively involved in the export & sale of bulk petroleum and refined products such as AGO, IK, PMS, HFO, JET1 and LPG to many Countries in East, Central and Southern Africa. Kenya, Uganda, Mozambique, Malawi and Zambia are some of the markets currently served by our export-trading desk.

Our reliability has been recognised by our customers who continue to promote us further and drive our growth in export sales. Our flexibility & reliability to supply has taken us many years to perfect and now is paying dividends with the clientele we continue to attract. Many of our valued customers have come to us from referrals in the industry.

State-of-the-art software enables us to track and monitor our growing export market sales. We have instituted measures to ensure that all deliveries are made within the shortest time possible and expanded our capacity infrastructure in most of our subsidiaries. We now have high capacity fuel storage depots in all our subsidiaries as well as state-of-the-art LPG storage and filling plants in key areas across Tanzania.