A Tradition of
is one of the world's oldest oil companies, beginning in
the USA at the turn of the century. In 1901, Gulf
established the world's first oil well, spindletop, and
in 1913, the first drive-in gasoline station
Commitment to excellence in customer service, product
quality and leading edge technology have come to be
symbolized around the world by the Gulf logo and Gulf
Oil International today remains committed to building on
these strengths Gulf Oil International focusses on
lubricants - from base oil manufacturing and trading, to
finished lubricants blending, distribution and
Today Gulf Oil
International has regional offices in:
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Kuwait city, Kuwait
has its main Research Centre near Pittsburgh, USA. Here
some of the world's best qualified and experienced
lubricant technologists have at their disposal,
state-of-the-art laboratory and engine test facilities.
Every Gulf lubricant is tested to meet or exceed the
most exacting international standards.
Gulf's world-wide team of technical representatives have
the training and the experience to advise on any
lubricant application using its in house research
facilities and its capability to contact any of the
recognized original equipment manufacturers.
Gulf manufactures and blends the finest lubricants
Gulf meets the needs of every market, from the most
simple to the most sophisticated. Over 300 grades of
lubricants are produced to the highest standards at some
of the most efficient facilities in the world, providing
the assurance of unrivalled quality, reliable delivery
and competitive pricing.
With experienced traders in Singapore, New York,
Amsterdam and Madrid, supported by
in-house shipping and finance experts in Vienna, Gulf's
Base oil Business Centre aimís to:
- Secure a constant
supply of base oils to Gulfs operating companies
- Sell base oils to
- Reinforce the
Gulf's position as a unique independent player in
lubricants marketing and base oil trading.
Gulf's global coverage
means timely, reliable and efficient supplies of a
complete range of base oils.
Gulf's strengths are:
- Term contracts
with independent refiners
- Capability to
market specialty base oils
- A truly
professional trading and shipping organisation
with competitive advantages.
strategies for Gulf lubricants have been built on the 90
years' reputation of the Gulf region, and its
distinctive logo. Gulf sells lubricants in all market
segments (automotive, transportation, marine,
industrial, construction, and agricultural) through a
network of direct operations, joint venture companies,
distributors and licensees.
promotional programmes are specifically tailored for
each market and country.
Motorsports in many
countries endorse the quality and performance of Gulfs'
International continues the tradition of excellence even
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