JERA Trading (JERAT) is a jointly owned company two third by JERA Trading International Pte. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of JERA Co. Inc. which is an equal joint venture between two major Japanese electric power companies, TEPCO Fuel & Power (TEPCO) and Chubu Electric Power Company (Chubu), and one third by EDF Trading. JERAT is responsible for the global coal procurement of Chubu, TEPCO and EDF. It operates an integrated coal and freight supply chain and has benefited from EDF Trading’s expertise in energy commodity trading and risk management to minimise the costs and optimise the revenues associated with the delivery of coal requirements of its shareholders and third party customers. JERAT is one of the leading utility-backed coal traders globally with a presence in both the Atlantic and Pacific basins. It operates in all major coal and freight markets (Europe, Asia, North and South America) and trades both physical and financial products. It also owns a coal handling terminal (Rietlanden) in the port of Amsterdam to service its European customers. JERAT is headquartered in Singapore with offices in London and in Maryland.