African Energy: Training, consultancy, reports, bespoke projects, data, documents

Are you looking to expand your activities in Africa?

Our rigorous analysis, objective insight and practical knowledge of the African downstream energy market will enable you to:

  • Understand exactly how the market works in practice
  • Discover new opportunities
  • Identify and mitigate risk
  • Find solutions to your problems
  • Open new doors
  • Gain competitive advantage
  • Position yourself for success

Through our expert training, in-depth market analysis, bespoke consulting and authoritative data, you will receive all the intelligence you need to succeed.

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Market Reports

Market Reports

Keep one step ahead with all the latest developments in the African downstream energy market by subscribing to our in-depth publications and reports. They are an unrivalled source of comprehensive, forward looking information and analysis that you can trust



Whether you are a global or African player, benefit from our range of specialist courses, workshops and bespoke training that will equip you with the practical knowledge, skills and competencies you need to succeed in your African downstream energy market activities.



Let us help you develop your energy business in Africa by undertaking a tailor-made consultancy project for you. Our specialist market knowledge, coupled with our rigorous analysis will equip you with practical solutions, enabling you to make superior business decisions.

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Bespoke Training

Are you looking for a particular type of training that’s not on our schedule?

We can collaborate with you to create a unique programme that contains all the answers to your questions about operating successfully in the African downstream energy market. Our highly experienced trainers are able to create theoretical, practical and interactive training courses to build your team’s capacity. Our wide-ranging expertise covers Africa and global trading, operations, […]

Training Schedule

Oil Trading and Operations (May 2023)

This training course gives an insight into the crude oil and products trading markets and, the operations and control of supply contracts, including shipping.

Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
08 May - 12 May 2023
Training Schedule

Understanding and Adapting Price Structures (June 2023)

Does your price structures import parity pricing reflect the reality? Where does your Marketer Margin calculation come from? How to model the Retail Margin? CITAC’s interactive workshop will give participants an understanding of the principles underpinning import parity and pump price parity pricing in Africa. Real-life examples from different countries will be analysed with a […]

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
06 Jun - 08 Jun 2023
Training Schedule

Solving Oil Product Supply Chain Challenges (September 2023)

Intense competition and razor thin margins put supply chain efficiency at the core of a profitable supply and distribution business. CITAC’s course ‘Solving Oil Product Supply Chain Challenges’ introduces analytical methods for identifying areas for improvement as well as covering industry best practise. During this 5 day course, participants cover topics such as risk assessment, […]

Johannesburg, South Africa
18 Sep - 21 Sep 2023