Gazprom Neft Lubricants, operator of the Gazprom Neft lubricants business, has begun deliveries of Gazpromneft and G-Energy branded motor and industrial oils and lubricants to four European countries: Switzerland, Poland, and the Czech and Slovak Republics.
Sales of a wide range of products, across all market sectors, are planned in these countries, including G-Energy synthetic motor oils (intended for the highest-performance vehicles), G-Profi oils for commercial vehicles, and Gazpromneft industrial oils and lubricants.
Alexander Trukhan, CEO, Gazpromneft Lubricants, commented: “Extending our geographic range is a major strategic objective for the company. The high quality of our lubricants means they can compete successfully against foreign equivalents on the international market. We plan to further extend sales in European countries: and our refining assets in Italy and Serbia give us a major advantage here.”
Gazpromneft Lubricants Ltd (“Gazpromneft Lubricants”) is a subsidiary of Gazprom Neft, specialising in the production and sale of oils, lubricants and service fluids. Established in 2007, Gazpromneft Lubricants Ltd has five production facilities throughout Russia, Italy and Serbia. Total production volumes stand at 500,000 tonnes of premium oils, lubricants and service fluids per year. The Omsk Lubricants Plant includes Russia’s most cutting-edge facility for the mixing, dispensing and packaging of motor oils, with a total annual capacity for blending and packaging of 300,000 tonnes per year. Management policies at Gazpromneft Lubricants and its production assets are fully compliant with international ISO standards, including ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 16949 and OHSAS18001. The company supplies its products for production lines at Daimler KamAZ Rus, Rostelmash , Derways Automobile Company, KAMAZ, the Avtotor group of companies (producing Hyundai vehicles), GAZ Group, UAZ (Sollers), and BelAZ. The company’s products are used by corporate organisations including Severstal, SIBUR, Gazprom, Evraz, MMK (OJSC Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works), TMK, NLMK Group, RUSAL, ALROSA Group, Russian Railways, and other major industrial enterprises. The company’s product range includes 500 branded oils and lubricants across all market sectors (more than 1,200 branded items in total). The company’s products have received more than 250 endorsements from major equipment manufacturers including BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Volvo, Renault, General Motors, Cummins, MAN Russia, ZF, KAMAZ, AvtoGAZ, Bosch Rexroth, and others. The company currently commands a