ENOC Group, the official integrated energy partner of Expo 2020 Dubai, announced on Sunday the results of its successful partnership with Japan’s Idemitsu for the supply and distribution of lubricants to the Japanese company’s customers in the UAE and the wider region.
In the first year, ENOC Group recorded strong growth in sales volumes and plans to achieve a five-fold growth in sales volume by further expanding its geographical reach to Jordan, Kuwait, Yemen, Sudan, Ghana, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan by end of 2021.
“Our successful partnership with Idemitsu underlines the Group’s strong competencies in the lubricants business,” Saif Humaid Al Falasi, Group CEO, ENOC Group, said. “We offer products of the highest quality while adhering to all international safety and quality standards”.
To ensure production, supply and service, the lubricants are blended at ENOC’s Lubricant and Grease Manufacturing Plant (ELOMP) in Fujairah. One of the single largest plants in the region, ELOMP features a fully automated blending facility that enables the production of a full range of lubricants and greases for a comprehensive application line.
In 2020, ENOC signed an agreement with the Japanese conglomerate to produce, distribute and manage the supply of lubricants for Idemitsu and Japanese OEM clients.
Idemitsu, established in 1911, is a 110-year-old Japanese conglomerate that provides petroleum, lubricants, petrochemicals renewable energy, agri-bio business and resource development, and has a strong global presence driven by innovative products and best-in-class services.