The COUNT Group

A competitive international trader, moving bulk energy products with service and convenience.

A complete-logistics service provider, sourcing and distributing selected chemicals across global markets.

An independent merchant specialized in supplying and distributing Norwegian natural gas to British and European markets.

A sustainability one-stop-shop for the petrochemical industry, accelerating the energy transition with alternative feedstocks.

Sharing our knowledge and delivering strategies to bring industry players closer to a sustainable future.

Our Mission

We aim to be the bridge between what is possible and what is sustainable in the petrochemical industry by offering accessible sustainable alternatives.

Our Vision

COUNT aims to be an agent of change in the transition to a sustainable industry. By committing to the advancement of recycling technologies and bio-alternatives, we are making it easier and more profitable for businesses and the supply chain in the sector to become more environmentally sustainable. We envision an industry in which responsible choices are easy and affordable to make.

Our Story

Our first barge

In September 2022, we started sailing our first stage V engine barge COUNTESS MARIA, transporting benzene in the ARA region.

COUNT expanded to Germany

COUNT Distribution opened its first office in Germany.

COUNT enters the gas and power business

In December 2021, COUNT acquired Westgass, a Norwegian natural gas company, adding new products to the portfolio.

A new office in Switzerland

In March 2021, COUNT Energy Trading expanded its offices in Switzerland, with a new entity in Zug.

COUNT entered the distribution market

In March 2021, COUNT entered the chemical distribution market with the acquisition of COUNT Distribution.

COUNT set foot in the United States of America

In January 2021, COUNT Energy Trading opened an office in Houston.

COUNT's second office

In December 2020, COUNT Energy Trading started expanding internationally, with an entity in Geneva, Switzerland.

Our new CEO

In March 2019, COUNT introduced a new team focused on petrochemicals and welcomed a new CEO, Jeroen Baaima.

COUNT Energy Trading was founded

In January 2017, COUNT Energy Trading was founded in Rotterdam, with the goal of supplying service and convenience, and venturing in the realms of sustainability in the petrochemical industry.

ESG Report 2022

COUNT is committed to being an agent of change in our industry, and our first ESG Report presents our strategies to achieve our goal of service and convenience alongside sustainability and responsibility.

Our Values


Reliability is the foundation of everything. We strive to maintain the impressive quality of output that our customers are accustomed to. We trust the judgment of our workforce and believe long-term commitments are needed to achieve our shared goals.

Problem solving

Problems that arise are not roadblocks, they are hurdles to be overcome. We always start with an end goal in mind, and we do not stop until we can deliver on our commitments to our partners and the planet.


Sustainability is ingrained into our company's DNA. We prioritise the most sustainable option that is viable and we openly share all our sustainability opportunities with our clients and everyone who is interested.


We practice continuous learning that drives innovation and growth and to maintain our thought leadership and expertise in the petrochemical industry.

COUNT in numbers

1.8 billion $

Revenue in 2022


Tons traded in 2022


Storage capacity

More about us

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