Camel is a privately-owned South African Energy Trading company that began wholesaling Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) in South Africa in 2001. The company now specialises in the sourcing, trading and distribution of Oil & Gas throughout Sub-Saharan Africa.

Camel delivers unique solutions by developing supply routes for all logistics options. Camel has experience in trading and sourcing crude and refined petroleum products from a range of South African and international oil companies, national oil companies and commodity traders. Camel imports and exports LPG throughout Southern Africa and is recognised as the largest independent trader of LPG in the region.

Camel is an accredited Level 3 B-BBEE company and a registered petroleum products wholesaler in South Africa.

Bongani Raziya is the majority shareholder and Chairman of Camel.

Bongani has a proven track record in the Petroleum industry over the past 10 years, trading across the product spectrum with South African refineries while establishing strong relations with international oil companies and major trading houses.

To be recognised as a leading African brand in Oil & Gas trading in Southern Africa.

Camel is focused on forming strategic relationships with Oil Majors, traders and clients in the Oil & Gas industry in Southern Africa, and achieving consistent, profitable long-term supply.

In fulfilling our purpose, we are committed to the following values:

  • Unwavering Integrity
  • Service Excellence
  • Open Communication
  • Solution Orientation
  • Enterprise and Community Upliftment
  • Expertise in Oil & Gas trading
  • Logistical strength; Import & Export experience in Southern Africa
  • Bulk Import facilities in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Service excellence
  • Flexibility; solution orientated
  • B-BBEE commitment

Camel has formed valuable strategic relationships with major Oil companies and refineries around the world. These relationships ensure that supply is maintained and pricing is constantly in line with global movement.

Camel partners with regional logistics experts to ensure the right product is at the right destination at the right time.

Camel invests in bulk storage facilities across Southern Africa. These are both strategic as well as client serving, to ensure supply-chain optimisation.

As a South African company committed to social and economic change, and as an accredited Level 3 B-BBEE company, our employment equity policy and preferential procurement policy are the cornerstones on which we aim to make a difference.

Camel is keenly aware of the need for emerging B-BBEE corporates to contribute generously to the upliftment and care of broader South African society. We have adopted a policy to focus our corporate social investment (CSI) activities primarily on these areas – education and feeding schemes.

Phone: +27 21 555 0919
Albion Springs Suite 104, 183 Main Road,
Rondebosch, Cape Town, 7701