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ILTA is the Voice for the Terminal Industry

The International Liquid Terminals Association is the only trade association focusing exclusively on the liquid terminal industry.

ILTA represents companies and partnerships that operate terminals worldwide. Products handled by our members include crude oil, petroleum products, asphalt, ethanol, bio-diesel, vegetable oils, molasses, fertilizers, and various chemicals. 

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ILTA serves as the leading trade association and advocate for the terminal industry in Washington D.C., identifying legislation and proposed regulations that impact the industry and educating key decision makers on relevant policy matters.



Members of ILTA consist of a diverse range of companies, each playing a crucial role in the intricate supply chain network of bulk liquids.



By hosting webinars and in-person conferences and supporting a variety of committees and groups, ILTA provides its members with exclusive benefits and opportunities to network, connect and learn from one another.

ILTA members span the globe. With operations in all 50 U.S. states and in 43 countries, ILTA members span the globe and are a critical link in the transportation system for liquid commodities.

Terminal Members

ILTA Terminal Members

ILTA's terminal members operate the liquid terminals and above-ground storage tank facilities (tank farms) interconnect with and provide services to the various modes of liquid transportation, including ships, barges, tank trucks, rail cars and pipelines. The commodities handled include a large variety of chemicals, along with crude oil, petroleum products, renewable fuels, asphalt, animal fats and oils, vegetable oils, molasses, and fertilizers. The customers who store products at these facilities include oil producers and chemical manufacturers, product manufacturers, food growers and producers, utilities, transportation companies, commodity brokers, government agencies and the military.

Terminal Member Benefits

ILTA Supplier Members

ILTA supplier members provide various equipment and services to the bulk liquid terminal and tank storage industry. Some organizations assist in obtaining building permits. Others build the tanks, the dikes, and the docks and provide the engineering and construction services. Others provide truck loading racks, gauges, meters, pumps, piping and valves, for example, to complete or expand the physical plant. Operating services and equipment such as terminal automation, heating equipment, insulation, and cathodic protection are also provided, in addition to others that are too numerous. The equipment and services ILTA supplier members offer are invaluable to maintaining terminal operations and the efficient, economical and safe distribution of liquid commodities worldwide.Supplier Member Benefits
ILTA 2024 - May 6-8, 2024