Castrol products have been available in India since 1909. With over 100 years of presence in the country, the company is today the second largest lubricant player and the largest in the retail automotive lubricant market.
Castrol India Ltd. is a public limited company with around 51% equity held by BP.
Castrol is one of the world’s leading lubricant brands globally. Our passion for performance, combined with a philosophy of working in partnership with manufacturers, has enabled Castrol to develop oils that have been at the heart of numerous technological feats on land, air, sea and space. Castrol India Limited is the leading automotive and industrial lubricant manufacturing company in India. The company has a proud heritage of innovation and success over 100 years in India. Castrol India is the market leader in the retail automotive lubricants segment.
Castrol India has one of the largest manufacturing and marketing networks amongst the lubricant companies in India. The company has three manufacturing plants located at Silvassa, Patalganga and Paharpur and has a strong distribution network reaching out to over 105,000 customers including retail outlets, which are serviced through 420 distributors nationally. The company also reaches out to its customers through exclusive outlets including Castrol Bike Points, Castrol Pitstops, Castrol Rural Outlets and Castrol Authorized Service Associates (CASAs).
The company markets automotive lubricants under two brands - Castrol and BP. It has leadership positions in most of the segments it operates in, including passenger car engine oils, 4-stroke motorcycle engine oils and multi-grade diesel engine oils.
In the Indian Industrial lubricants segment, Castrol is recognised as a total solution provider for lubrication needs. It is the market leader in Corrosion Preventives & Metal working fluids and provides unique offers like Chemical Management Services.