CHEMICALS FOR INDUSTRY
Welcome! PETROFER is your global partner for specialised industrial lubricants and process fluid technologies.
PETROFER is a recognised industrial chemistry specialist
that is constantly setting new technology standards.
A FAMILY OWNED COMPANY SINCE 1948
We are your global partner for specialised industrial lubricants and process fluid technologies. As a market leading industrial chemical company, we formulate and produce over 600 quality products. We work with customers to improve their process efficiency, productivity and commercial advantage. The company, from research and development, through production, logistics and service is totally customer focused.
GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CENTRES
Our locations worldwide
With 70 locations globally PETROFER has successfully positioned itself as a partner to our customers wherever they are. 15 subsidiaries/Joint Ventures, 14 production plants and four licensees underline the international importance and presence of the company, which was founded in Germany in 1948.
In Mexico, Brazil, India, China, Turkey and the Republic of South Africa, we have state of the art production sites that supply the local markets. Production plants are constantly being improved and expanded to meet market demands.
OUR INDUSTRIAL OILS AND CHEMICALS RANGES
PETROFER is one of the worlds’s leading suppliers of high quality and innovative lubricants and speciality fluids. As a certified process expert, the company supplies customers all over the world – with a comprehensive range of around 600 premium products.
OUR PAPER CHEMICALS PRODUCT RANGES
Our advanced chemicals are used for paper, tissue, towel and board production, along with a speciality range of products for all converting industries. PETROFER coating and release agents are formulated for all types of Yankee cylinder found in the tissue industry enabling production of superior quality papers. In the board industry debonders, stiffness improvers, biocides, adhesives and other technical products are available.
The topic of sustainability is playing an increasingly important role for companies these days to be viable for the future, as is transparent communication about… Read more EcoVadis Silver Medal for PETROFER Germany
Do you have problems with the dry strength properties and quality of your finished paper roll? Do you spend too much energy on refining to… Read more PETROZYM STR
We are proud to announce that PETROFER won The Best Sustainability Project award in the “Large Enterprises, Social Responsibility” category at the Sofidel 2021 3SAwards.… Read more PETROFER wins Sofidel 2021 3SAward
Connected to today, committed to tomorrow As a leader in industrial lubricants, specialised fluids and process technologies, PETROFER is committed to sustainability and has joined… Read more PETROFER Germany – New sustainability initiatives
We are approaching the end of another turbulent and eventful year, not only due to the corona virus pandemic, sure that threw up great challenges… Read more Christmas Greetings 2021
This month our Managing Director of PETROFER UK and PETROFER Group Executive Committee member Stuart Gregory gave a speech to mark the end of his… Read more Stuart Gregory: the former Chairman of the Cast Metals Federation draws a positive conclusion at the farewell despite Covid
With the rapid development of the Turkish Industry over the last 40 years, and the simultaneous increase in demand for industrial lubricants, PETROFER Turkey has… Read more PETROFER Turkey – New production area and warehouse
Pre-HT washing, hardening, final cleaning – the complete solution for all heat treatment processes The focus is increasingly turning towards component cleanliness in thermochemical processes… Read more PETROFER: The complete solution for all heat treatment processes
PETROFER places great importance on nature conservation and sustainability. As a result, we are actively involved in nature and environmental initiatives to protect bee species… Read more PETROFER bee project – Introduction of a new bee colony
PETROFER Latinoamericana S.A. de C.V. has successfully expanded its production plant due to increasing demand. The existing floor space has now doubled and production capacities… Read more Expansion of Production Plant in Mexico
OUR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
As one of the world’s leading suppliers of high quality lubricants, specialised fluids and process technologies, we understand our responsibility towards our fellow citizens, nature and the environment. As a holder of ISO 14000, ISO 9001 and ISO 50001 certifications, sustainability defines our strategies, our actions, and our commitment to the society in which we operate.