Philippines

1978

CFP takes licenses in Philippines

1996

Total strengthens distribution of petroleum products

1998

Total enters the fuel distribution market

2000

New investments in LPG

The first presence of the Group dates back to 1978 with the entrance of the CFP in upstream. 

Since 1978

  • 1978, CFP takes new licenses in Philippines

  • 1981, CFP discontinues exploration in Philippines following dry drilling.

  • 1989, Sanofi Bio-Industries and Marcel Trading create Philippines Bio-Industries Inc to develop algae extracts for food

  • 1996, Total strengthens distribution of petroleum products

  • 1998, Total enters the fuel distribution market.

 159/5000 Inauguration of a Total gas station in San Fernando by Philippine Vice President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and San Fernando Mayor Rey Aquino
Inauguration of a Total gas station in San Fernando by Philippine Vice President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and San Fernando Mayor Rey Aquino
  • 1999 TotalFina enters the Tabangao LPG Terminal

  • 2000, the Group continues to develop activities in Asia including new investments in LPG

  • Today, the Group is mainly active in Philippines in the marketing of petroleum products and chemical products. Its SunPower subsidiary is also strongly established in the country.