The Story

Petromin Corporation (Petromin) is a leading lubricants and automotive services company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia operating four lines of business: oil lubricants, car servicing (Petromin Express), fuel retailing and car dealerships.  With more than 5,000 employees, Petromin exports its products to over 40 countries in the GCC, Middle East, Africa and Asia.

Operating in the Kingdom for nearly 50 years, Petromin traces its origins back to 1968, when the company built its reputation for producing the highest quality lubricants in the region.

In 2007 Petromin went through a change of ownership and the start of a journey that has transformed the business into the leading automotive services company it is today, with an unmatched reputation for the highest quality products and services in the industry.

At the heart of Petromin’s success is our commitment to maintaining the highest level of service quality and customer convenience.  Five values underpin our commitment:

  1. Integrity 

    We subscribe to honesty and responsibility to the global community at large

  2. Passion 

    We embrace our work with a thoughtful methodology and genuine commitment

  3. Respect 

    The conduct of our business, locally as well as internationally, recognizes cultural differences and is respectful towards all its clients

  4. Forward Thinking 

    Petromin promotes ethics and flexibility of its practices to guarantee its position in front of the rapid-fire evolution of the global landscape

  5. Teamwork 

    We strongly believe that collaboration with the foremost experts in variety of fields is a key of success


Excellence and continuous improvement is Petromin’s motto. As we strive to exceed expectations — our own and those of others – we aim to undertake new professional challenges and ventures, with a sustainable accountability as a framework. Thus, business-oriented and thinking out of the box are our special characteristics.