Sekelo is a name birthed out of the word Isisekelo which means basis, foundation, support or foundation stone. African communities were built through a strong support system, this was the basis for progress. The Sekelo calabash logo embodies the following:
Sekelo Oil Trading (Pty) Ltd is a subsidiary of Thebe Energy & Resources, a division of Thebe Investment Corporation. This division holds both upstream (exploration & production) assets such as coal mine and gas field developments, as well as downstream assets such as South Africa’s largest oil refinery and fuel distribution network.
Confidence in Sekelo Oil Trading as a strategic partner of choice is demonstrated through the shareholding held by one of the leading global energy company’s – Shell South Africa Holdings. Shell South Africa Holdings holds 43% whilst Thebe Investment Corporation holds a majority share of 57%.
Sekelo Oil Trading specialises in two business streams:
1. Oil Trading:
• Imports and supply of crude oil
• Refinery feed stocks and refined products.
2. Commercial Fuels:
• Jet A1