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Saudi-based ULC Signs Distribution Deal with Petronas

Date : Dec 21, 2016

Saudi Arabia-based Unified Lubricants Company (ULC) has signed an agreement with Petronas Lubricant International (PLI), an industry giant owned by the Malaysian government, for the exclusive distribution of PLI products in the kingdom.


PLI is a key manufacturer of high-quality automotive and industrial lubricants products that meet or exceed original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and industry requirements in over 80 markets globally.


Ranked among the ‘Top 10 Finished Lubricants Company’ by market share, PLI is anchored on research and development programmes in driving an aggressive business growth agenda to secure its position as a leading global lubricants company, it added.


The partnership with ULC will allow motorists in the kingdom to experience optimum engine performance and longer engine life from a wide range of high-quality products uniquely formulated by Petronas, said a statement from the company.


Among the products that will be distributed by ULC are Petronas Syntium, engineered to fight excessive engine heat; Petronas Mach 5, developed to provide reliable protection; and Petronas Urania with ViscGuard to cater for the commercial vehicle segment, in addition to gear oils, hydraulic oils, greases, coolants, brake fluids and more, it said.


The United Fuel Company is owned by Tama International Investment Company and Asyad Holding. Its first partnership with Petronas dates back to 2012, with a company to provide aviation-fuelling services at airports throughout Saudi Arabia.