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|Lubrizol Names New Distributors for Engineered Polymers|
CLEVELAND, June 2, 2017 - The Lubrizol Corporation announces new partnerships with distributors, Al-Shihab Al Thahabi and Al Azzaz, based in UAE and Saudi Arabia, respectively.
Al-Shihab Al Thahabi will distribute the Lubrizol Engineered Polymers portfolio for solvent-based adhesives and elastomer applications in the following countries: Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and United Arab Emirates. Al-Shihab is a reputed service organization for chemicals and additives in the Gulf region and emphasizes its aim to provide world-class after-sales support to their customers.
The agreement with Al Azzaz involves the distribution of all Lubrizol Engineered Polymers product ranges falling in the territories of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. They have warehouses, which are fully compliant with local laws and safety requirements, in all the cities in which they operate. Besides raw materials, Al Azzaz also sells plastic processing equipment for PVC (Polyvinyl chloride) and cable compounding, film and sheet, and pipe extrusion.
These new appointments strengthen Lubrizol's position in the regions with dedicated local teams with experience in the distribution of specialty chemicals, industrial raw materials and equipment. Jesus Santamaria, EMEAI (Europe, Middle East, Africa, India) engineered polymers business director, comments, "Our new distributors are appropriately located throughout that region to cover the specific needs and trends of a wide customer base; their excellent knowledge of the industry, combined with our innovative and durable solutions for specialized markets like wire and cable and hose and tubes make the partnerships a great fit."
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With headquarters in Wickliffe, Ohio, Lubrizol owns and operates manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Founded in 1928, Lubrizol has approximately 8,300 employees worldwide. Revenues for 2016 were $6.5 billion. For more information, visit Lubrizol.com.
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Lubrizol names Al-Shihab and Al Azzaz companies to distribute its engineered polymers specialties.