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The Valero Energy Corporation commonly known as Valero is an American multinational petroleum corporation. The company operates in more than 80 nations around the world. Headquartered near San Antonio, it employs more than 27,000 workers worldwide.
Valero focuses much of its activity on oil refinery processing and transportation operations in the United States and Canada. It also owns and operates a retail station under the Valero brand in Laredo, Texas. All of its retail stations are located in the South Central United States. The company has refineries in Texas City, Houston, Krotz Springs (Louisiana), St. Charles (Louisiana), Borger (Texas) and Edmonton (Alberta).
The Valero Energy Corporation was founded by Charles E. Fischer in the Valero Building in San Antonio, Texas on September 10, 1980.