About Idemitsu



PT. Idemitsu Lube Techno Indonesia and PT. Idemitsu Lube Indonesia strive to contribute to generate sustainable growth of Indonesian Industrial circles and of the motorcycle and automobile society by providing our high quality lubricants and by working together with the human society in Indonesia.


IDEMITSU started its lubricant business in Indonesia in 1991. IDEMITSU INDONESIA is part of Japanese based IDEMITSU KOSAN, one of Japan's largest companies in the oil sector with plants and offices around the world delivering outstanding products, in particular lubricants.


With more than 100 YEARS EXPERIENCE we at IDEMITSU are proud to offer you our proven products.



Under our high quality assurance standards and with our own formulations & specifications we provide lubricants with the same quality throughout the world.


Quality Assurance
We at Idemitsu apply a Global Quality Control System that includes strict quality inspection from the raw material to the finished product.


To assure quality and trust of our customers we acquired ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18000.


In our Indonesian plant we product world class lubricants for both the industrial and automotive market.




Idemitsu Shokai was founded in Moji, Fukuoka Prefecture. (Idemitsu Kosan Co, Ltd, was incorporated in 1940)

Sazo Idemitsu founded Idemitsu Shokai (Idemitsu & Co) and started the trading of petroleum based on the concept Respect for Human Beings


Tokuyama Refinery completed. Commenced oil refining business

The Company completed construction of its first refinery at Tokuyama, which served as a base for the development of the Shurian industrial Zone in Yamaguchi Prefecture.


Tokuyama Plant completed. Commenced businesses in petrochemical industry

Equipped with large scale ethylene manufacturing facilities, the Plant become the core of the Shunan Industrial Zone by taking advantage of the adjacent refinery.


Idemitsu Maru, the first 200.000 ton tanker in the world, placed in service

The Company had imported crude oil utilizing its own tankers. The Idemitsu Maru served as a pipeline connecting oil-producing countries in the Middle East with Japan.


Expanded coal business

Acquired an interest in the Ebenezer Coal Mine in Australia and started import of coal from the Company's own mine.


Started crude oil production in the North Sea

Idemitsu Petroleum Norge AS commenced oil production at the Snorre Field in the Norwegian North Sea.


Idemitsu Kosan Co, Ltd merged with Idemitsu Petrochemical Co, Ltd

Promoted integrated production capabilities at refineries and petrochemical plants.


Idemitsu listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange

The Company remains committed to meeting the expectations of its shareholders and other stakeholders through an ever more faithful adherence to its self identified role a public instrument for the benefit of society.


Idemitsu marked the 100th anniversary of its founding

As we reached the milestone of the 100th anniversary, we reaffirm our resolve and commitment to remain true to our founding spirit of "respect for human beings" and to lead the way forward for future generations.


Announcement of Final Invest Decision on Nghi Son Refinery/Petrochemical Complex at Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Construction is completed and has begun commercial operation as of November 2018