CITGO Petroleum Corporation, a Delaware corporation with headquarters in Houston, refines, markets and transports gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, lubricants, petrochemicals, and other petroleum-based industrial products. CITGO has 3,700 employees and is owned by PDV America, Inc., an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA), the national oil company of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.
CITGO owns and operates three highly complex crude oil refineries located in Lake Charles, La. (425,000 barrels-per-day [bpd]), Lemont, Ill., (167,000-bpd) and Corpus Christi, Texas, (157,000-bpd). These refineries process approximately 285,000 bpd of Venezuelan crudes, including supplies from Orinoco Oil Belt upgraders. CITGO’s combined aggregate crude oil refining capacity of 749,000-bpd positions it as one of the largest refiners in the nation. The company owns and/or operates 48 petroleum product terminals, one of the largest networks in the country.
In 2013, CITGO sold a total 14.8 billion gallons of refined products. The company markets motor fuels to independent marketers who consistently rate CITGO as one of the best branded supplier companies in the industry. CITGO branded marketers sell motor fuels through nearly 6,000 branded retail outlets.
CITGO markets jet fuel directly to airlines and produces a variety of agricultural, automotive, industrial and private label lubricants which are sold to independent distributors, mass marketers and industrial customers as well as other clients. In addition, the company sells petrochemicals and industrial products directly to various manufacturers and industrial companies throughout the United States.
Jul 31, 2015
Record-breaking attractions, live music and recently launched Club CITGO app all part of free community event
BELLEVILLE, Wis. – July 31, 2015 – Belleville area residents are invited to join CITGO Petroleum Corporation in celebrating CITGO Marketer Francois Oil’s 75 years of service to the...More
Jul 20, 2015
"El Bronx en Caracas" Celebrates El Sistema's 40th Anniversary
CITGO has proudly welcomed home a delegation of 40 orchestra students who it sponsored to participate in musical activities celebrating the 40th anniversary of El Sistema, Venezuela's national...More
Jul 17, 2015
CITGO, Knapp Oil Company, Inc. and Miss Illinois Raise Funds for Pinckneyville Community High School and Pinckneyville Public Library
Fundraiser at new gasoline station grand opening matches consumer donations
PINCKNEYVILLE, Ill. – July 17, 2015 – Pinckneyville Community High School and the Pinckneyville Public Library are the recipients of two special fundraisers, courtesy of Knapp Oil...More
Jul 16, 2015
CITGO Marketer will support the motor bike rally to benefit a local charity
ERIE, Penn. – July 16, 2015 – For the second consecutive year, local CITGO Marketer Country Fair, Inc. and CITGO Petroleum Corporation are teaming up to support the Roar on the Shore®...More
Jul 15, 2015
CITGO Petroleum Corporation recently led a volunteer restoration and clean-up project to beautify Hans and Pat Suter Park in Corpus Christi. The project is part of CITGO Caring for Our Coast, a...More