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05/07/2021 CITGO FY 2020: Strong Performance Despite Challenging Market Conditions

Despite the unprecedented challenge COVID-19 presented for refiners, CITGO Petroleum Corporation continued to make strong progress in optimizing operational performance, aggressively managing...

Categories: Financial, Houston, National
04/22/2021 CITGO Names Steven Scarpino New Chief Compliance & Ethics Officer

CITGO Petroleum Corporation announced the appointment of Steven Scarpino as the company's new Chief Compliance & Ethics Officer, overseeing all facets of the company's existing compliance and...

Categories: Houston, National, Personnel
04/17/2021 Saturday Volunteer Event Caps Three-Year 'Fueling Good, Rebuilding Lives' CITGO/Rebuilding Together Partnership

Saturday, April 17 marks the culmination of the three-year Fueling Good, Rebuilding Lives charitable partnership between CITGO and Rebuilding Together Houston. Appropriately, TeamCITGO volunteers...

Categories: Houston, National
03/19/2021 Employees Advised of Change in Board

Today, CITGO President and CEO Carlos Jordá, sent the following message to employees.

03/19/2021 CITGO Corpus Christi Refinery Earns Prestigious 2020 ENERGY STAR® Certification

CITGO Petroleum Corporation today announced its Corpus Christi Refinery has received the prestigious 2020 ENERGY STAR® certification, awarded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),...

Categories: Corpus Christi, National
03/12/2021 CITGO Steps up After Severe Winter Storms Hit Texas, Louisiana

In the wake of severe, back-to-back mid-February winter storms that seriously impacted Texas and Louisiana, CITGO stepped up to provide ongoing support to affected communities. The intense,...

Categories: Lake Charles, National
03/01/2021 CITGO Equips Local High Schools with CPR Kits for Required Curriculum

The CITGO Lake Charles Manufacturing Complex recently contributed CPR kits to two local high schools through its support of the American Heart Association (AHA). Because the COVID-19 pandemic has...

Categories: Lake Charles
02/25/2021 A Letter to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights

The Simón Bolívar Foundation (Foundation), the 501(c)(3) private foundation of CITGO Petroleum Corporation, upholds high standards of corporate governance and ethics.

Categories: Simon Bolivar Foundation
02/12/2021 Jose R. Pocaterra Elected Chairman of the CITGO Board of Directors

The CITGO Petroleum Corporation Board of Directors announced today that Jose R. Pocaterra has been elected Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Pocaterra brings more than 20 years of financial...

Categories: Houston, National, Personnel
02/11/2021 CITGO Corporation Refinances Debt

CITGO Petroleum Corporation (the "Company") confirmed today it has completed its previously announced private offering of $650 million aggregate principal amount of 6.375% senior secured notes due...

Categories: Financial, Houston, National
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CITGO is a refiner, transporter, and marketer of transportation fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and other petroleum-based industrial products.

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