Similar Organisations


Country Entity's name Description Website
Austria ELG – Erdöl-Lagergesellschaft m.b.H. ELG is Austria’s central stockholding entity. As such it plays a major part in fulfilling the country’s 90-day oil stockholding commitment – and thus maintaining energy supply security during emergencies.
Belgium APETRA APETRA is the public limited company with social goal that manages the strategic oil stocks of Belgium.
Bulgaria SA – State Agency “State Reserve and War-time Stocks” Organizes and controls the accumulation, maintenance, refreshing and accounting of the state reserves and war-time stocks.
Croatia Handa – Croatian Compulsory Oil Stocks Agency Agency that assures the competence of compulsory oil stocks in Croatia.
Cyprus The Cyprus Organisation for Storage and Management of Oil Stocks Cyprus organisation for storage and management of oil stocks.
Czech Republic SSHR – Administration of State Material Reserves SSHR is the state administration’s central body in the sphere of crisis situations - related economic measures and state material reserves.
Denmark FDO – Danske Olieberedskabslagre The Danish Central Oil Stockholdings ensures oil supply security in Denmark.
Estonia OSPA – Estonian Oil Stockpiling Agency Company established by the Government of the Republic on the basis of the Liquid Fuel Stocks Act for the purpose of establishment, maintenance and holding of the compulsory oil stocks of the Republic of Estonia.
France SAGESS – Société Anonyme de Gestion de Stocks de Sécurité SAGESS has the role of maintaining and managing strategic oil reserves.
Finland NESA – National Emergency Supply Agency Organisation working under the Ministry of economic affairs and employment. It is tasked with planning and measures related to developing and maintaining security of supply.
Germany EBV – Erdölbevorratungsverband The EBV take on exclusive responsability for Germany's strategic oil reserves.
Hungary HUSA – Hungarian Hydrocarbon Stockpiling Association Organização responsável pelo armazenamento de hidrocarbonetos na Hungria.
Irland NORA – National Oil Reserves Agency NORA is responsible for the maintenance of strategic supplies of oil in line with the state’s stockholding obligations to the EU and IEA.
Italy Acquirente Único – Organismo Centrale di Stoccaggio Italiano OCSIT is a non-profit entity with the task to manage the stocks of petroleum products within the Italian territory, as well as to manage a stockholding and transport service of emergency and commercial petroleum stocks.
Japan JOGMEC – Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation JOGMEC integrates the functions of the former Japan National Oil Corporation, which was in charge of securing a stable supply of oil and natural gas, and the former Metal Mining.
Korea KNOC – Korea National Oil Corporation Korea National Oil Corporation is carrying out its national mission of "securing stable oil supply" through domestic to overseas oil development and domestic oil stockpiling business.
Lithuania State Enterprise Lithuanian Oil Products Agency Central organization of the Republic of Lithuania that collects and manages stocks of petroleum products and crude oil.
Malta MRA – Malta Resources Authority Malta Resources Authority is a public corporate body set up in 2000 through the Malta Resources Act to regulate water, energy and mineral resources, to promote energy efficiency and renewables, and with responsibilities in the areas of oil exploration and climate change.
Netherlands COVA – Centraal Orgaan Voorraadvorming Aardolieproducten he Netherlands Petroleum Stockpiling Agency (COVA) is the independent national organization which is responsible for the strategic oil stocks of the Netherlands.
Poland ARM – The Material Reserves Agency The Material Reserves Agency executes tasks mainly in management of strategic reserves, creates and maintains agency stocks of crude oil and petroleum products and oversees the compulsory stocks of crude oil and petroleum products.
Slovak Republic State Material Reserves of Slovak Republic The State Material Reserves consist of material reserves,
mobilization reserves and emergency stocks.
Slovenia The Agency of the Republic of Slovenia for Commodity Reserves The Agency of the Republic of Slovenia for Commodity Reserves was established to provide services of general economic interest for the establishment and utilisation of strategic community reserves, and the establishment and maintenance of emergency reserves of crude oil and/or petroleum products.
Spain CORES Cores is the stockholding entity responsible for maintaining and controlling strategic reserves in Spain.
Switzerland CARBURA CARBURA is the Swiss Organisation for stockholding of liquid fuels.
USA Strategic Petroleum Reserve The Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) is the world's largest supply of emergency crude oil.