Lagos, May 9,2016 –On April 28, 2016, Total Nigeria Plc signed an after-market partnership agreement with Tata Africa Services Nigeria limited to supply high performance TOTAL branded lubricants. This local partnership is to trail and reinforce the global partnership agreement signed between Total Lubrifiants and Tata motors in Mumbai, India in September 2015. Total will support the Tata Motors service network and its customers to provide latest generation lubricants to enhance performance of Tata Motors Commercial vehicles.
The networks will receive access to high performance TOTAL Quartz automotive lubricants that will exceedingly suit all Tata’s equipment specification. Included in the agreement is a full program to provide technical training, marketing support tools and lubricant analysis services to Tata network for equipment monitoring. Tata’s customers will definitely benefit from this partnership by having access to original equipment manufacturer specified lubricant.
Alexis Vovk, Managing Director, Total Nigeria Plc, was very pleased with the partnership as this provides a channel for OEMs like Tata to have access to genuine TOTAL Lubricants and world class technical and marketing support.
“Satisfying our unique customer needs is very important to Total, which is why Total is dedicated to continuous investment in research and innovation. This dedication has lead to the development of over 400 unique Industry applications that are tailor made to suit a wide range of Industrial Lubricant needs.Total Nigeria Plc is glad to be partnering with TATA Africa Services (Nigeria) Limitedand look forward to a fruitful relationship.
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In Africa, besides exploration and production and renewable energies, Total is active across the whole petroleum product supply chain (service station network, general retail, lubricants, aviation fuels, bitumen, LPG) in more than 40 countries, where the Group is the sector leader with an estimated 18% market share. Around 1.8 million customers are served every day at one of TOTAL’s 4,200 service stations on the continent.
About Total Nigeria Plc
Total Nigeria Plc is a Marketing & Services subsidiary of Total; a multinational energy company operating in more than 130 countries and committed to providing sustainable products and services for its customers. For over 59 years, Total Nigeria Plc has remained the leader in the downstream sector of the Nigerian oil and gas industry with an extensive distribution network of over 500 service stations nationwide and a wide range of top quality energy products and services.
Total Nigeria Plc (RC 1396) was incorporated as a private company on June 1, 1956 to market petroleum products in Nigeria. In September 11, 2001, the company had a successful merger which paved way for sustainable growth and continuous development. The share capital of the company after the merger is presently =N=169,761,000 made up of 50k ordinary shares authorized and fully paid up with Nigerian Citizens and Associations holding 38.28% of the share capital.
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