On 1 May 2021 – PTA Petroleum was launched focusing on the Wholesale business, this was to not only offer a quality standard of service to our customers, but to differentiate ourselves from other suppliers by offering an excellent delivery service and excellent products at competitive prices.

We are a Shell Branded Distributor based in Mkondeni, Pietermaritzburg with over 30 years experience in the fuel and lubricant business.

All our fuel is uplifted from Shell Island View, and we are one of the largest fuel Distributors for Shell.

We are extremely proud to inform all our customers and potential customers that we were placed 1st in the HSSE Category on 10 March 2022 with Shell Commercial Fuels – South Africa.


PTA Petroleum offers the following advantages to customers:

Quality Service
We provide our customers with courteous, prompt and reliable service. Our company has a reputation for timely deliveries, reliable equipment, and the best drivers.

Quality Products
We supply customers with quality Shell products.

Competitive Rates
We will provide our customers with competitive rates.


The company’s management philosophy is based on responsibility and mutual respect. PTA Petroleum maintains an environment that stimulates productivity and emphasizes respect for customers and fellow employees. The company structure is linear, which lends the staff responsibilities and decision-making power.


Kumber Chetty – Managing Director
Reagan Thomas – Logistics & Operations Manager
Greg Naicker – Group Financial Manager
Yvonne Fryer – Sales And Marketing Manager
Quentin Van Tonder – General Manager Inland
Yasirah Goolam Hoosen – Fuel & Lubricants Administrator


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