Global Commodities

VTB Capital Global Commodities combines sales & trading in Commodity Derivatives, Commodity Financing and Physical Trading. The long standing relationships that have been built by VTB Bank with commodities producers and consumers in both Russia & CIS enable us to be a reliable partner in risk management, structured financing and physical trading of commodities.



VTB Capital Commodities team has extensive Commodities experience and our team has developed a Global platform and infrastructure to support our customers. This includes: 

  • Hedging strategies in Precious and Base Metals, Oil, Oil products, Coal and Freight for both domestic and international clients
  • Access to structured commodity financing
  • Local trade in commodities through VTB’s Russian branches
  • International trade in physical products through VTB Capital Trading (Zug, Switzerland). VTB Capital Trading provides trade finance services, trade in physial goods, as well as monetisation of reserves on the market of oil and crude oil products, non-ferrous metals, coal, concentrates and agricultural products.
  • Purchase of Precious metals from Russian producers as well as market making, providing pricing for both Russian and foreign banks
  • We accept Precious metals for storage in our vault in Moscow and are able to deliver bullion internationally, and provide full logistics capabilities
  • Our products integrate seamlessly with the banks global product offering for the benefit of VTB’s clients
  • As part of VTB’s global offering of investment products, we offer commodity price linked deposits, bonds and other structured investment products
  • We provide extensive daily and weekly commentaries on energy and metals markets

We continually strive to grow our offerings to adapt to the changing needs of the Global commodity markets.