First presence of Total in the country


Start of the refinery of Sihanoukville


Creation of Elf Cambodia


Total enters into some blocks


First Total gas stations in Cambodia

The first presence of the group goes back to 1965. Total leads community outreach initiatives in the country, with a focus on road safety, education, health and access to energy.


Since 1965

  • 1965, L'Erap draws up the geological map of Cambodia.

  • 1967, Elf builds the Sihanoukville (Kompong Son) refinery in Cambodia which will be commissioned in 1968.

  • 1969, Agreement between Erap and the Cambodian Government for the exploration of Cambodia’s continental shelf.

  • 1970, Creation of Elf Cambodia

  • 1993, Total enters into some blocks in Cambodia.

  • 1994, Total created a joint-venture in Cambodia to revamp two oil storage terminals.

  • 1995, First Total gas stations in Cambodia.

  • 1996, Total strengthens its distribution in Cambodia