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One of the first players in the industry to introduce a range of automobile fluids tailored for electric vehicles.

PETRONAS Lubricants

We manufacture and market a full range of high-quality automotive and industrial products through our lubricants arm, PETRONAS Lubricants International (PLI).

Our sales volume is approximately 1 billion litres.

We are also one of the first players in the industry to introduce a range of automobile fluids tailored for electric vehicles. This range, called PETRONAS iona, was launched in 2019.

Apart from iona, our portfolio includes:


Automotive engine oil: PETRONAS Syntium, Urania, Sprinta


Agriculture: PETRONAS Akcela, Ambra, Akros, Arbor


Functional fluids: PETRONAS Paraflu, Tutela


Industrial and marine: PETRONAS Industrial and Marine Lubricants


Base Oil: ETRO+

We’ve also formed technical partnerships to co-engineer winning lubricants and functional fluids for our customers and partners in major motorsport competitions, including: 


Formula One

Our partnership with Mercedes-AMG since 2010 to develop PETRONAS’ Fluid Technology Solutions™ has powered the team to a historic 8 consecutive FIA World Constructors’ Championship titles. 



PLI has been the title sponsor and technical partner of Team PETRONAS De Rooy IVECO since 2012 for the Dakar Rally and Africa Eco Race.

Our global presence

Our products are available in over 90 markets globally through more than 30 marketing offices located in 27 countries. In addition, our plants and R&T (Research & Technology) centres are in the following locations:



R&T Centre

Malaysia (Global & APAC HQ)

PETRONAS Research Centre


Focus on diesel engine & lubricants



South Africa

Focus on industrial / mining lubricants





Italy (Europe HQ)

PETRONAS Global R&T Centre

Brazil (Americas HQ)

Focus on industrial lubricants

United States


Focus on agricultural lubricants

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