Truton is a Netherlands based, independent, international operator that specialises in the downstream petroleum and chemicals industry. Through its subsidiary Truton Beheer, the company operates bulk liquid storage facilities for crude oil products and chemicals. (www.trutonbv.com). Its subsidiary Truton Energie distributes LPG (butane and propane) and petroleum products. The group specialises in niche markets where it can sustain leading market positions thanks to a highly competitive product access cost, which is a result of the supply infrastructure the group controls (www.trutonbv.com).