Lanxess appoints Petrico as distribution partner

Petrico, the global supplier of fuel and lubricant additives, has been appointed by Lanxess as its distribution partner in the UK, France, Italy, Belgium and the Netherlands. The arrangement recognises the expertise and service excellence that Petrico can offer to the customers of one of the most important players in the global additives market.

Lanxess Deutschland GMBH is currently represented at 74 production sites worldwide and has around 15,500 employees and sales of over EUR 10 billion.

With the principals of sustainable development firmly embedded within its corporate strategy, its core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics.

“Lanxess is a world leader in its field and we are delighted to have been chosen to represent it in key European markets,” enthuses Andrew Lamb, Managing Director, Petrico. “It is testament to the efforts we have made in recent years to develop a business model based upon the highest standards of customer service, market knowledge and integrity. This appointment also preserves our vision to become the leading independent pan- European supplier of speciality products, additives and packages into the lubricants and fuels markets.”