Total is one of the largest integrated oil and gas companies in the world, with activities in more than 130 countries. It is also a first rank player in chemicals. Its 97,000 employees put their expertise to work in every part of the industry – exploration and production of oil and natural gas, refining and marketing, gas and new energies, trading, and chemicals. Total is working to help satisfy the global demand for energy, both today and tomorrow. www.total.com


Total has been present in China for more than 30 years, where it has 30 subsidiaries and 4,000 employees. The company has an array of businesses participating in China’s energy industry – ranging from upstream to downstream, providing win-win partnerships by sharing technology and knowledge, as well as developing business opportunities both in China and globally.

In refining and marketing, Total co-operates with key partners PetroChina and Sinochem in the West Pacific Petrochemical Company Ltd. (WEPEC), China’s first refinery with foreign investment.

Total and Sinochem are working together to build and operate two retail networks of 200 stations and 300 stations respectively in northern and eastern China. Total’s other petroleum marketing activities in China include lubricants, and special fluids. www.total.com.cn

TOTAL Lubricant China:

TOTAL Lubricant China has entered the China market for over 20 years with its headquarter in Shanghai. TOTAL Lubricant China provide a full range of lubricant products to customers, including Passenger Car Motor Oil (QUARTZ Series), Diesel Engine Oil(RUBIA Series), Motor Cycle Oil(HI-PERF Series) and all kinds of additives. TOTAL has extended its offer to services for most industries with a complete range of industry oil and grease.

Since 2005, TOTAL Lubricant China keeps rapid growing since 2005. Kline, in its last survey, took all these achievements into consideration, declaring total has the fastest growth on the Chinese market for the last three years.

As the global lubricant sponsor for F1, WRC and Dakar, TOTAL has kept Long-term cooperation with Renault F1 Team and Red Bull Team. With the support by TOTAL, Red Bull Team won three consecutive Constructors’ and Drivers’ championships in 2010, 2011 and 2012. Citroen-TOTAL Racing Team has won 9th consecutive Drivers’ championships and 8th consecutive Constructors’ championships in WRC.  At the same time, TOTAL Lubricant China also delegate to sponsor Chinese local racing team such as Great Wall to attend competitions both in and abroad and also get great results. In these competitions, considered as the most extreme tests in motor sport, our involvement would have no sense unless the technologies used could benefit to the large majority of people.

TOTAL Lubricant meets most OEM’s high standards and certification. TOTAL is the only designated global lubricant supplier for Peugeot and Citroen. In China, SAIC GM Wuling Automobile, Shanghai GM, SAIC, Great Motor, Haima Automobile, SANY Heavy and Jincheng Motor also recommend and choose TOTAL Lubricant.

TOTAL Lubricant China is committed to strengthened retail and distributor network, partnership with Michelin, development of Quartz Rapid Auto Centers. This justifies a new start of Tianjin Lubrication Oil Blending Plant which will go on stream in March 2013. At the same time, TOTAL Lubricant China also constantly fulfill Corporate Social Responsibility, delegated to long term investment on Public activities, donations and new energy development and population


Tianjin Lubrication Oil Blending Plant

Tianjin Lubrication Oil Blending Plant is wholly owned and operated by Total (Tianjin) Manufacturing Co. Ltd., a new subsidiary of Total in China, which will produce a full range of lubricant products. The plant is designed to reach a maximum capacity of 200,000 metric tons per annum at the end of the investment program. It has been in operation by the second quarter of 2013.

The new investment in Tianjin marks a strategic move to expand Total’s lubricant manufacturing presence. Added to existing plants in Guangzhou and Zhenjiang, the new Tianjin facility will cover the high-potential provinces in northern and western China. The new state-of-the-art plant, designed according to the most rigorous international quality standards, will produce diversified lubricant products for the car and motorcycle consumers, industrial and OEM markets. The construction and operation of the plant will meet the highest international safety and environmental requirements. Once completed, the new facility will deliver premium products, adding value for local and international partners and will bring onstream Total’s unique range of fuel-economy lubricant products that will help reduce fuel consumption for vehicles and heavy equipment.

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