CAPACITY (m³)218,000
NUMBER OF TANKS24
NUMBER OF JETTIES2
MAXIMUM DRAFT (m)10.37

Handling a full range of products, Vitco’s location at the Port of Zarate means it is ideally placed to receive imports and serve the growing internal markets of South America. This key asset enables convenient and efficient regional distribution of oil products by barge, vessel or truck. Demand has led to three phases of expansion, with the latest adding three new tanks and taking total nominal capacity to 218,000 m³.


  • Terminal name Vitco S.A.
  • Port Port of Zarate
  • Address
    Camino de la Costa Brava s/n
    Zarate
    Provincia de Buenos Aires
    B2800DCA
    Argentina
  • Tel +54 3487 423 382
  • Fax +54 3487 423 382

Terminal specification

Tank capacity
Tank capacity
218,000 m³
Number of tanks
24
Type tank
Mild steel
Yes
Mild steel coated
Yes
Mild steel insulated
No
Stainless steel
No
Concrete
No
Sphere
No
Classification
K1
Accessibility
Seagoing vessel>180m
Yes
Coaster
Yes
Barge
Yes
Road
Yes
Rail
No
Pipeline to other sites
No
Other
Jetties
Number of jetties
2
Maximum draft*
10.37m
Maximum length
230m
Maximum width
35m
Classification**
K1

* For information only. Contact local port authority for detailed information.

** Flash point: K1 < 21˚C; K2 21-55˚ C; K3 >55˚C; K4 >100˚C

Product scope

Minerals
Crude
No
Gasoline
Yes
Jetfuel
Yes
Kerosene
Yes
Naphtha
Yes
Gasoil
Yes
Diesel
Yes
LPG
No
Fuel oil
No
VGO
No
Others
Chemicals
Petrochemicals
No
Acids
No
Base
No
Solvents
No
Lubricants
No
Alcohols
Yes
Others
Vegoils
Palm oil
Yes
Soy oil
Yes
Molasse
No
Oleochemical
No
Methylesters
Yes
Others
The above stated product list is an indication, however not exclusive.

Vitco news and media

Our Vitco terminal in Argentina has seen significant expansion and investment in recent years, and in fact the upgrades are continuing. Roberto Ubaldo said: &ldquo;We have recently added a new...

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19th May 2015
4 Years. 0 Accidents.

There are many statistics that suggest the success of a terminal, but there is no contest about which is the most important: safety. At Vitco, we are proud to be able to announce four years of...

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