The Lubrizol Corporation has announced new partnerships with distributors, Al-Shihab Al Thahabi and Al Azzaz, based in UAE and Saudi Arabia, respectively. Lubrizol Engineered Polymers offers a broad portfolio of engineered polymers, applicable to many industries, including power and fluid systems.
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.