The Oil Additives business line has appointed Umongo Petroleum (PTY) Ltd. The distribution setup will take effect in January 2022.
The Oil Additives business line of Evonik has restructured its distribution setup for its products in South Africa, announcing Umongo Petroleum (PTY) Ltd as its new distribution partner.
The lubricant additives business develops formulation solutions and base oil technologies that improve fuel economy and flow efficiency of automotive lubricants for passenger cars and commercial vehicles and increase energy efficiency and productivity of industrial lubricants for construction, mining, agricultural, and manufacturing equipment.
“We are looking forward to the partnership with Umongo Petroleum. I am certain that the company’s customer centric approach and prominence will contribute to the success of the Oil Additives business line distribution in the Republic of South Africa” said Dr. Can Turhan, Head of Global Channel Management, Evonik Oil Additives.
Umongo Petroleum will officially start distribution of Evonik Oil Additives in January 2022. The portfolio contains VISCOPLEX® and VISCOBASE® viscosity index improver, pour point depressants and synthetic base oils.