Petrobras Transporte S.A. (Transpetro) is the fuel transportation and logistics arm of Brazilian state-run energy group Petrobras. Transpetro specializes in the storage and transport of oil and by-products, LPG, petrochemicals, alternative fuels, biofuels and natural gas. The company has a presence in 20 Brazilian states, and international activities are conducted through subsidiary Transpetro Internacional BV (TIBV). It operates more than 14,000km of oil and gas pipelines, 47 terminals (20 land-based and 27 maritime) and 56 tankers. The firm was incorporated in 1998, and is based in Rio de Janeiro.