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Larco Petróleo will generate new jobs with expansion of activities

Written by Roberta Souza
Published 29/09/2020 às 14:26
Oil, jobs, Bahia, distributor
Larco Petroleum

Fuel distributor in the Northeast, Larco Petróleo expands its storage bases in Bahia, generating new jobs

Larco Petróleo, a company that is among the 10 largest fuel distributors in the country and the fastest growing in the Northeast region, inaugurated 2 storage bases in Bahia. In March, a base was inaugurated in the municipality of Luís Eduardo Magalhães, with an investment of R$ 10 million. In the last month, in Jequié, also in Bahia, the twelfth base of operation was inaugurated, where R$ 14 million were invested. These new bases will generate new jobs in the future.

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According to Márcio, director of operations at Larco Petróleo, “In all the years I've been in the fuel industry, I've faced several challenges, but this one has been particularly intense. Growing against the tide of retraction caused by the pandemic has been a step of great boldness for Larco”, when speaking of the company’s expansion in the middle of the pandemic.

“We understand that expanding our company to a new region is investing in the development of that location. With the increase in the capacity of our service, we generated 250 direct and indirect job openings and in a moment of uncertainty for so many families, this is fundamental”, he added.

Jequié, a reference municipality in fuel supply thanks to the pipeline that connects the Madre de Deus terminal, in the reconcavo, and the southwest of the state, now gains a reinforcement in the supply structure through the Larco base, which encompasses a total area of ​​20 thousand square meters, and has the capacity to store approximately four million liters of static fuel in the first six months. The initial sales estimate is eight million liters per month.

The distributor also operates in the Southeast and Midwest of the country, with operations in the states of São Paulo and Mato Grosso. Having also expanded operations outside Bahia, with the investment in two new branches, in Ribeirão Preto and Várzea Grande. The units added up to a total contribution of approximately R$400 and represent Larco's consolidation in the regions, expanding the company's logistics network in these locations.

Roberta Souza

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