The Vital Group

Energy for Life

Welcome to the future of fuel & energy provision for the islands of Micronesia: Vital. 

An established state owned corporation, we are here to meet the challenges faced by the region to secure access of affordable petroleum products & fuel solutions and see to the core energy needs of a growing island economy. The Vital Group consists of Vital FSM Petroleum Corporation, which operates in Chuuk, Kosrae, Pohnpei and Yap of the Federated States of Micronesia, and its affiliate Vital Energy, Inc. which has operations in the Republic of Nauru and Guam.

Formally known as FSM PetroCorp, we are the same people with a new vision. 

Vital is much more than a fuel company. We are committed to improving the lives of the people of Micronesia by contributing to Micronesia’s socio-economic development.

The Voyage to 2025

In late 2015, the Vital Group embarked on the development of a new Vision, Mission and Strategic Framework to ensure the continuing success of our company moving forward.

This 10-year framework is known as Voyaging Together 2025.


We have dedicated resources and developed mutual meaningful and productive relationships with suppliers, governments, Non-Government Organizations, and financial institutions.”
Vital CEO Mr. Jared Morris presenting a donation to the Honorable Pohnpei State Governor, Mr. Marcelo Peterson and the Dept of Public Safety - Division of Fire & Emergency Services (DFES), Kolonia, Pohnpei. On February 20, 2018, Vital FSMPC and the DFES entered into an MOU concerning matters of mutual interest such as safety preparedness and response, health and environmental protection, information sharing and capacity building.
“Our services are delivered with emphasis on value-for-money, low cost, lowest possible risk, timely, safe, and in a secured manner which exceeds our customers’ expectations.”
Vital-Kosrae Terminal CSO Ludick Talley during a practical assessment on emergency response and firefighting capabilities which includes operation of a handheld fire extinguisher - Lelu, Kosrae
“Vital has competent and professional people. They lead through innovation and teamwork. Our core values create a culture that adheres to regulations, policies and general business principles that benefit the communities we serve. We are the preferred employer in Micronesia.”
Vital staff exemplify this culture of teamwork both in and out of the office, which includes volunteering at company sponsored events such as the 2018 Vital Annual Fishing Circuit - Pohnpei, June 2018.
“We have multiple lines of business that provide us with a diversified revenue stream. We operate in different markets in the region and this has strengthened our business core.”
Chairman of Vital's Board of Directors Mr. Faustino Yangmog toasting to the Coconut For Life Project Groundbreaking, Tonoas, Chuuk on October 18, 2017 with dignitaries including the Honorable Vice President of the FSM Mr. Yosiwo George, Chuuk State Governor Hon. Johnson Elimo, Yap State Governor Hon. Tony Ganngiyan, Pohnpei State Lt. Governor Hon. Reed Oliver, and Kosrae State Lt. Governor Hon. Carson Sigrah.


A career with Vital is a rewarding experience, with a corporate culture that rewards performance. When you work for Vital, you are encouraged to integrate personal goal-setting and development with the company’s strategic initiatives toward professional development over time.