Elf starts exploration production


Petrofina creates a subsidiary for lubricants in Brazil and opens an office in Peru

The Group is present in Peru since 1981. 


1981 - 2019

  • 1981, Coframines (Total 8.57%) participates in the feasibility study of a copper mine in Peru.

  • 1995, Elf signs an agreement to operate on Block 66.

  • 1996, Elf mining area expanded to new deep offshore areas in Peru

  • 1998, Elf Gas started operations in Peru.

  • 1998, In the lubricant sector, Petrofina creates a subsidiary in Brazil and opens a representative office in Peru

  • Since 2012, the Group has been active in Peru in the fields of the marketing of petroleum products and associated services, refining and petrochemicals