BP in India

With an investment of over US$ 8 billion and employing over 8500 people in the oil, gas, lubricants and petrochemicals businesses, BP today has the largest international energy company presence in India. But our commitment goes beyond figures
Girls dancing in Bandiya. Young girls in traditional dress dancing in the village school of Bandiya

Gas value chain: building a material presence

In a historic partnership with Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) in 2011, BP took a 30% stake in 21 oil and gas production sharing contracts in India, including the producing KG- D6 block and the formation of a50/50 joint venture to source and market gas in India – India Gas Solutions Limited.

Market Leadership in lubricants

BP’s association with India goes back to 1909 with Castrol. The Castrol brand has established itself as the market and technology leader in the Indian lubricant industry.

Castrol India Ltd is a public limited company with the gross turnover of over $735 million in 2011. Its products and services are available in over 70,000 outlets across India that spans across the automotive, marine, industrial, power generation sectors and offshore drilling.

Growing value through petrochemicals

BP has licensed its proprietary petrochemicals technology to two Indian companies. It continues to explore options to bring its world class technology to the Indian petrochemicals market, to help the industry expand and compete globally.

Trading Activities

BP maintains a strong focus on the exciting Indian oil market. Led by our London and Singapore-based trading teams, we trade crude oil, bulk chemicals and petroleum products with Indian counterparties and help customers manage their energy price risk exposures. We aim to raise volumes, widen our product reach and forge alliances by matching local market positions with our global expertise in trading and supply.

Investing in technology and talent development

We have made a point of transferring technologies, knowledge and expertise from our mature operations to new developments for the benefit of resource holders with whom we work. In support of BP’s agenda of simplification, standardization and corporate efficiency, BP continues to invest significantly in India by outsourcing activities for its global information technology, finance and procurement functions.

Please use the contact details below to email, call or write to us at BP India. We aim to deal with your enquiries as quickly as possible.


BP offices in India

  • BP India Services Pvt. Ltd
  • 15th Floor, Dr. Gopal Das Bhawan
    28, Barakhamba Road
    New Delhi - 110 001
  • Tel: +91 11 4375 5000
    Fax: +91 11 4375 5001
  • BP Exploration (Alpha) Limited
  • Unit No 71 & 73, 7th Floor, 2nd North Avenue
    Maker Maxity, Bandra Kurla Complex, Bandra (E)
    Mumbai – 400051, India
  • Tel: +91 22 7177 7000
    Fax: +91 22 7177 7001
  • Castrol India Limited
  • Technopolis Knowledge Park
    Mahakali Caves Road,Andheri East
    Mumbai 400 093 India
  • Tel: +91 22 6698 4100
    Fax: +91 22 6698 4101

Employment enquiries

  • V.V. Narayanan
  • HR Manager - Upstream & Gas India, BP Exploration (Alpha) Limited
  • K.S. Kumar
  • Vice President - HR, Castrol India Limited