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Argus Rio Crude Conference 2016

Marketing, Branding and Lead Generation through our Sponsorship and Exhibitor Platform

Customizing the right mix for your business needs

The Argus Rio Crude Conference provides an unparalleled platform to leverage your brand. This event is where hundreds of decision-makers meet to exchange ideas, do business and plan for the year ahead. Argus will customize the most effective package to meet your business objectives. A wide range of sponsorship and exhibitor packages are available for your budgets to deliver the highest return on your investment available at any industry conference. 

  • Be recognized in front of stakeholders, meet new customers and get deals done.
  • Customize and secure your package today
  • Sponsorship opportunities

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Platinum Sponsor

Shell 100Shell Trading is one of the largest energy trading operations in the world, with a global network of more than 15 companies. With trading volumes of about 13 million barrels of oil equivalent per day, the organization has the skill base and international scope to capitalize on trading opportunities inherent in Shell’s asset and market positions around the world. On the crude oil side, we manage the global movement of over 8 million barrels per day.

Gold Sponsor

PetrobrasWe are a publicly traded corporation, the majority stockholder of which is the Federal Government (represented by the National Treasury), and we perform as an integrated energy company in the following sectors: exploration and production, refining, marketing, transportation, petrochemicals, oil product distribution, natural gas, electricity, chemical gas, and biofuels.

A leader in the Brazilian oil industry, we have expanded our operations aiming to be among the top five integrated energy companies in the world by 2030. We have a presence in 17 countries.

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Silver Sponsors

PrumoPrumo is a multi-business company that provides infrastructure solutions for the energy and O&G industry. Strategically located 150 km away from the Campos Basin, Açu Port started its operations in the end of 2014 and provide services with excellence and security for world leaders companies in their industries, as BP, NOV, Technip, Edison Chouest, Petrobras and Wärtsilä.

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Thomson ReutersThomson Reuters are the leading source of intelligent information for the world’s businesses and professionals, providing customers with competitive advantage. Intelligent information is a unique synthesis of human intelligence, industry expertise and innovative technology that provides decision-makers with the knowledge to act, enabling them to make better decisions faster. We deliver this must-have insight to the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world’s most trusted news organization.

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Bronze Sponsor

Porto CentralPorto Central is an International Project developed by TPK Logística S/A, a Brazilian company, and the Port of Rotterdam, the largest industrial port of Europe. Porto Central is a major greenfield port development, strategically located in the industrial heartland of Brazil, in the South of Espírito Santo State and will serve as a multi-purpose port for several industries, such as oil & gas, agribulk, offshore supply, container, general cargo, shipyard and others. Porto Central will bring world-class standards and logistics efficiency to the Brazilian market.

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GlobalViewGlobalView is a leading provider of innovative energy and commodity market data solutions. Unique in its ability to integrate real-time, historical and customer proprietary data, GlobalView has helped global organizations reduce costs and improve trading results. GlobalView provides solutions for front to back offices and offers one of the only SaaS-based solutions in the market, delivering unprecedented levels of portability and accessibility.

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IIR Energy’s PetroCast Live provides clients with capacity and turnaround information for 80% of the world’s oil refineries. Users are provided real-time updates for all major global downstream refinery units, including: Crude Distillation Units (CDUs), Fluid Catalytic Cracking Units (FCCUs), Alkylation Units, Reformers, Cokers, Hydrotreaters and all other primary and secondary units within the refining process, including coverage of ethylene production units.

Installed Base,
Turnarounds & Future
Capacity sum up
supply balance.

Market intelligence of these units helps participants in the oil, gasoline, diesel and residual fuel trading and marketing sectors make better decisions, leading to increased savings and bigger profits. Actionable information and a clear understanding of supply fundamentals help users monetize their assets and positions in the petroleum markets.
PetroCast Live combines the current details for all planned and unplanned turnarounds with information on all new capacity, de-rates, capital projects, crude slates, capacity reductions and product yields in multiple views, helping traders and analysts predict the impact of physical operating conditions on the price of crude and refined products.
PetroCast Live makes understanding the past, current, and future markets easier to quantify and predict by delivering the full supply picture with the most accurate detail in an easy-to-use environment.
Information is delivered through:

• IIR’s proprietary online database
• Email delivery of turnaround alerts following discovery and research
• Daily and weekly reports that show offline capacity
• Customized Excel tools
• Interaction with IIR’s research staff by email, phone or instant message

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Simultaneous translation

Simultaneous translation in Spanish and Portuguese will be available onsite throughout the event


Gold Sponsor


Silver Sponsors


Thomson Reuters

Bronze Sponsor

Porto Central


AmCham Brasil


FGV Energy




Supporting Partners

Cámara Boliviana de Hidrocarburos y Energía (CBHE)

  TN petroleo

Voices of Leaders

World Oils 150