World Fuel Services Corporation (the "Company") was incorporated in Florida in
July 1984 and along with its consolidated subsidiaries is referred to
collectively in this Annual Report on Form 10K ("2015 10K Report") as "World
Fuel," "we," "our" and "us."
We are a global fuel logistics, transaction management and payment processing
company, which provides energy management solutions to the aviation, marine and
land transportation industries. We compete by providing our customers with
valueadded benefits, including singlesupplier convenience, competitive
pricing, the availability of trade credit, price risk management, logistical
support, fuel quality control and fuel procurement outsourcing. We primarily
contract with third parties for the delivery and storage of fuel products,
however, we also operate storage facilities and transportation assets.