Binan, Philippinen 05.11.2015. LUBCON LUBRICANTS ASIA PACIFIC Inc. officially opened the new Philippine production site. Binan Mayor Marlyn B. Alonte-Naguiat and CEO of Lubricant Consult GmbH Katharina Hedy Engelke cut the symbolic ribbon. Employees, distributors and customers from various Asian countries as well as international guests and friends of LUBCON celebrated the opening. The event ended with a successful party and many good wishes for the future of LUBCON.

LUBCON LUBRICANTS ASIA PACIFIC Inc.has 19 employees with a production and warehouse area of 1200 sqm, complemented by a well-equipped quality laboratory, modern offices and conference rooms. Roland Metelmann, President of the subsidiary, looks into a promising future, “The new production site opens up opportunities to supply the increasing demand of the Asian market more flexibly.” Being located within a Philippine free-trade zone (PEZA) LUBCON special lubricants can be quickly supplied to the customer without complications. At the same time, the consultancy network is being expanded: Technical consultants, who are specialising in their field, visit the customer on site, analyse problems and offer individual tribological solutions. Heiko Engelke, CEO of the German mother-company Lubricant Consult GmbH concludes: “We are proud to have a team of specialists in the Philippines from the very beginning. Thus, we will continue to establish LUBCON as a brand of known quality in Asia.”