Metalube awarded ANP license to trade in Brazil
PUBLISHED: 27 Feb 14
General Manager, Ricardo Neves, manages the company's Brazilian operation
Leading lubricant specialist, Metalube® has announced that its subsidiary in Brazil has received regulatory approval from Agência Nacional do Petróleo (ANP) for all its lubricant products.
ANP is the Brazilian government agency that issues licenses for all chemical products manufactured both inside Brazil and also imported. Now that Metalube® Brazil has the ANP license it will be able to market products to end user clients in the non-ferrous tube and wire drawing industries in Brazil.
General Manager, Ricardo Neves, manages the company's Brazilian operation. Ricardo has worked in the lubricant industry for the past 15 years with ITW ROCOL in Sao Paulo state.
Commenting on the new license, Metalube® commercial director Douglas Hunt says: "We started our application process for this license over a year ago and are thrilled to now be able to launch and sell our products into such an exciting market place. We will be heavily focusing our efforts on Brazil to enable the business to flourish and develop." Neves adds: "We know there is fantastic potential for all the Metalube® range across Brazil. Our superior-performance lubricants deliver exceptional quality and we hope our new Brazilian customers will reap many rewards from the benefits they deliver"
Metalube® is a UK-based manufacturer of specialist industrial lubricants, exporting to over 80 countries worldwide. Research and development is key to its business and the company constantly invests in its Technology Centre based at its Manchester factory, ensuring technical excellence and innovation across its entire range of products and services.
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