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For the fourth consecutive year, Shell Lubricants is the number one lubricants supplier globally1. We manufacture and manage a diverse range of products and services for motorists, transport providers and industrial applications, working in many sectors from automotive and mining to power generation and commercial transport. 

With leading research centres in Germany, Japan (joint venture with Showa Shell), UK and the US, we market some of the world's top lubricants brands including Pennzoil®, Quaker State®, Shell Rotella T, Shell Helix, Shell Advance, Shell Rimula, Shell Tellus, Monarch and Jiffy Lube®.

We have leading research centres in Germany, Japan (joint venture with Showa Shell), UK and the US.

1Kline & Company’s report ‘Competitive Intelligence for the Global Lubricants Industry, 2008 – 2018’.

Cutting-Edge Technology and Innovation

Shell employee checks barrels at our Lubricants filling plant in Muscat, Oman

Shell employee checks barrels at our Lubricants filling plant in Muscat, Oman

We are passionate about cutting-edge technology and innovation. Our in-house research and development professionals combine knowledge, capability and innovation to deliver solutions that add real value to our customers’ businesses, and our investment in technology means we are often first to market with products and services that provide superior protection and efficiency.

We work with some of the world’s biggest brands and original equipment manufacturers who trust us to deliver technically superior products. Our technical partnerships with motorsport champions Ferrari, Ducati and NASCAR teams allows us to test our products in extreme conditions and transfer leading technology from the race track to commercial products.

Global Presence

We have a global presence to match that of our most international customers, combined with on-the-ground capability and expertise to deliver our products and services locally.  Our international network of lubricants manufacturing facilities means we offer customers global consistency – and the reassurance that we can deliver the same, high quality products, wherever they operate. Our products are marketed in around 100 countries.

Preferred Partner

Our aim is to develop long-term relationships with our customers and distributors by being the best, most reliable and easiest partner to do business with. We have the largest sales team and most direct customer relationships of any global lubricants supplier and have contact with millions of motorists through our Jiffy Lube fast lubes oil change business.

We work closely with our customers to develop a deep understanding of the challenges they face which means we are able to advise them on the most effective products and services to meet their needs today and work closely with them to develop solutions for tomorrow.