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Aljomaih and Shell Lubricating Oil Company Limited is a joint venture between Aljomaih Holding Company and Shell Overseas Services B.V.

The company blends, markets and sells Shell lubricants in the assigned boundaries of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The company has a high-tech Lube Oil Blending Plant that is situated in Riyadh. The plant has the capability to produce world class Shell lubricants. Apart from blending lubricants locally, the company also imports specialty lubricants from Shell plants worldwide.

The actual production began on the 15th of October 1985. The Plant was officially inaugurated by His Royal Highness Prince Salman Bin Abdulaziz, the Governor of Riyadh (at the time), on 16 March 1987 endorsing continuous support to the national and enhancement of the constructive cooperation between the two partners.


JOSLOC board members
Sheikh Mohammed Al Abdulaziz AlJomaih (chairman), Riyadh (chaired), Mr. Amr Adel, Dubai, Mr. Patrick Van Daele Riyadh, Mr. Pim Erkelens, London, Mr. Colin Abraham, London, Sheikh Ibrahim Mohammed Al Abdulaziz Aljomaih, Dammam, Mr. Issam Saleem Taissoun, Riyadh, Mr. Imran Ahmed Riyadh (Finance and Administration Manager), Mr. Waqar Irshad Siddiqui Riyadh (General Manager). (From left to right)

The formal business relationship between Aljomaih Group and Shell started on 15 October 1956. Since that time wide experience has been gained together with full awareness of the Saudi market requirements, enabling Shell International to develop high quality Lubricants specifically for the Saudi Market. As a result, Aljomaih and Shell Lubricating Oil Company Limited has become one of the top ranking joint ventures of Shell Lubricants worldwide.

Company Vision

Be the first choice for our customers, shareholders, people and business partners.

Mission Statement

Offering top quality products served by world class local professionals living with our values.

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Learn about our business and people, and how we grew from a small shop in London nearly 200 years ago.