March 24, 2011: Total Lubrifiants and Kia Motors Corporation, on 22 March 2011, entered into a five-year international cooperation (1) agreement.
Under the terms of this agreement, Total Lubrifiants becomes Kia Motors Corporation’s recommended partner for the sale of lubricants across all the networks concerned.
The networks will get access to Total Quartz automotive, lubricants of very high-performance, as well as all marketing expertise of Total with which they will be able to further develop Kia motorists’ loyalty.
Total Lubrifiants and Kia Motors Corporation attach the same levels of importance to performance, innovation and reliability. Through this partnership Total and Kia are confirming their shared aim of strengthening their presence at international level and working together on developing high-quality products and services that meet their customers' requirements.
(1)The whole world except Europe and South Korea
Total Lubrifiants, a subsidiary of the Total group, sells its products in more than 150 countries.
Total Lubrifiants is ISO 9001-certified and produces base oils, lubricants - for the automotive, industry and marine sectors -, greases, anti-freeze and coolants. It is involved in all aspects of the petroleum industry, from supplying factories to engaging in logistics operations.
Total Lubrifiants has a number of research centres and pursues a Research and Development policy based on product innovation, safety, and health.