When you visit your local CITGO to fill-up with gas, grab a snack, a hot cup of coffee, some groceries, and your breakfast, lunch or dinner, you're walking into a locally owned and operated business.
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CITGO, based in Houston, is a refiner, transporter, and marketer of transportation fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and other petroleum-based industrial products.
With the support of 3,500 employees, CITGO owns and operates three highly sophisticated crude refineries located in Lake Charles, La. (425,000 barrels per day [bpd]), Lemont, Ill., (177,000 bpd) and Corpus Christi, (167,000 bpd). The combined aggregate crude oil refining capacity of 769,000 bpd positions CITGO as one of the best-branded supplier companies in the industry. Also, CITGO owns or operates 42 terminals, six pipelines and three lubes blending and packing plants, with a storage capacity of over 22 million barrels-one of the largest networks in the country.
The company markets quality 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 more than 4,500 independently owned, branded retail outlets.
CITGO markets jet fuel directly to airlines and produces a variety of consumer, commercial, 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 solvents directly to various manufacturers and industrial companies throughout the United States.