About Us

Petrico is a supplier of speciality products into the petroleum and chemical industries with extensive experience of the lubricants and additives markets. Founded in 1987, the company was recently acquired by KRAHN Chemie, a global chemical distribution company with a history spanning over 100 years. Its core competence is the sales, marketing and distribution of speciality chemicals, blends and formulations, working alongside world class suppliers and manufacturers to deliver the very best and most flexible solutions for its customers.

For Petrico customers and suppliers, this opens up new markets and opportunities to drive up revenues across a much wider geographical reach. In addition, it strengthens the value that Petrico provides to its customers and producers as both a knowledge provider and driving force in sustainable technology.

Petrico serves customers throughout Europe and as an ISO 9000 certified company safety, responsibility and integrity are placed at the heart of its operation.

Our mission:

To be the preferred supplier of speciality products, and formulation know-how, working closely with our customers to develop long term alliances based upon service excellence, quality and integrity.

Our values:

Utilising our years of experience for the benefit of our customers and suppliers, work hard, be the best we can and always look to improve. Safety, Quality and Business Best Practice are paramount in everything we do.

Our people:

Experienced, agile, knowledgeable and ready to deliver results that exceed the expectations of your business.

Work team

Andrew Lamb

Managing Director

Alex Galbur

Regional Sales Manager

Rachael Turner

Finance Administration Manager

Chris Cullen

Supply Chain Manager

Ben Walter

Sales & Customer Service Coordinator

What we can do for you

Distribution Partnerships

A trusted route to market for many well-respected international manufacturers and suppliers. Petrico’s partnership approach creates open dialogue that ensures the dynamic requirements of our customers are fully achieved.

Own Formulations

Formulations with an outstanding reputation for performance and cost competitiveness. Our Suretech® Antifoam range, for example, has excellent knock down capabilities and exceptional foam control at low treat rates.

The Complete Service

World leading products, technical excellence and market knowledge are part of the service available to every Petrico customer. We also offer toll manufacturing, filling, premix and blending; all designed to fulfil your needs and aspirations.

World Class Products

Working alongside leading specialty chemical companies such as Lanxess, Petrico utilises its expertise and know-how to deliver world class products and sustainable sustainable solutions across a range of market sectors.