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Hartree Partners a leading global energy and commodities firm. Hartree was initially formed in 1997 as a joint venture between Stephen Semlitz, Stephen Hendel and the Hess Corporation. In 2015, Oaktree Capital Management (Oaktree) acquire Hess Corporation’s interest in the firm with the new company.  Oaktree, formed in 1995, is a leading global investment management firm with $148 billion in assets under management as of December 2020.

Since the original investment in 2015, Oaktree has made multiple follow-on investments, allowing Hartree to grow its business confirming Oaktree’s long-term commitment and confidence in the Hartree platform. Hartree will report record earnings in 2021 for the third straight year.

Hartree Partners will have a strong focus on export wheat through the T-Port system, nevertheless Hartree will buy from other supply chains up country sites to help fill their demand through T-Ports.

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