Talk about excellence and quality; talk about AMMASCO Oil. A product of AMMASCO INTERNATIONAL LIMITED, an indigenous brand largely recognized for its quality and problem-solving ORIGINALITY. AMMASCO is a morphological derivation of the initial alphabets in the name of the Chairman of the group: Alhaji Mohammed Mustapha Ado Supply Company. Despite the economic downturn in Nigeria, AMMASCO products have remained a giant.
Alhaji Mustapha Ado Mohammed, a Nigerian businessman, philanthropist, industrialist, and the founder and chairman of AMMASCO group, at different fora, has pushed for strengthening of local products and manufacturers, so as to drastically reduce the importation of lubricants which amounts to mortgaging jobs meant for skilled workers in the Nigeria.
AMMASCO group has got its tentacles spread not just across Nigeria, but across Africa. AMMASCO group headquarters is situated at No 15D Sani Marshal Road, Nassarawa Local Government Area of Kano State. AMMASCO group has been identified as the fastest growing lubricant blending plant in Nigeria and the West African region.
Alhaji Mustapha Ado Mohammed was born in the ancient city of Kastina in 1958. He attended Gobirawa Primary School, Kano in 1977, Government Secondary School, Gwale, Kano in 1985, and Kano State Polytechnic in 1989 (School of Management Studies).
Stakeholders in both the business and political sphere have described Alhaji Mustapha Ado Mohammed as a disciplined entrepreneur, a dedicated achiever in setting goals, and a firm believer in equity.
At a time when the rich and influential are only interested in showing their subordinates who’s boss, Alhaji Mustapha Ado Mohammed cares, respects and empathizes with both his workers and customers, irrespective of age, sex and religion.
As a catalyst to economic growth, experts agree that Alhaji Mustapha Ado Mohammed’s contributions have been a major driver to economic growth and development in Kano State and in Nigeria as a whole. The industry takes particular note of his provision of employment opportunities and sundry services to society and concludes that the real value of his chains of businesses to the nation’s economy can not be over emphasized.
In 2021, Alhaji Mustapha Ado Mohammed empowered over 130 members of National Automobile Technicians Association (NATA) across Nigeria with mechanical tools worth millions of Naira.
The tools distributed were 130 boxes of complete mechanic tools, each worth about N150,000. The company also donated millions to the association. The distribution, according to Alhaji Mustapha Ado Mohammed, was part of the company’s efforts at appreciating the union’s patronage.
AMMASCO was incorporated on 3rd October 1997, commenced full commercial operations on November 16th, 1997. As the first lubricant blending plant in Northern Nigeria as well as the first of such companies to be owned by a Northerner, AMMASCO has never looked back. It has leaped from height to height since its incorporation.
AMMASCO, which was incorporated to engage in general marketing and blending of lubricants and other petroleum and allied products, has since diversified to other allied fields of enterprises and businesses.
At the very top of its mission is to become a major oil company in West Africa, manufacturing high-quality lubricants and allied products for diverse consumers and market needs. AMMASCO hopes to achieve this defining mission through the deployment of highly competent personnel, high-quality raw material inputs, and cutting-edge technology.
In order to reach these goals, AMMASCO enlisted the support of a renowned group as its technical partner- LUBRIZOL INC USA. This company is a leading additive company in the United States of America (USA) as well as in Europe. This partnership ensures that LUBRIZOL INC USA provides it with a wide range of technical support, including regular training of its personnel and appointees.
AMMASCO INTERNATIONAL LIMITED has become a household name in Nigeria and beyond. It is one of the biggest suppliers of the best quality industrial lubricants to industries and companies across the nation. It supplies industrial lubricants to civil engineering and manufacturing companies, power generation companies, textile companies as well as mechanical engineering companies across Nigeria and other countries. Its lubricant plant, which in 2007 had just a capacity of 40,000 metric tons per annum has since increased its capacity to above 150,000metric tons per annum.
Some of the special and allied products of AMMASCO include greases, penetrating oil, aerosol, oil treatment, fuel injector cleaners, fuel additives, white products as well as chemicals and solvents.
VANTAGE NEWS has gathered that none of these products so far is a small player in the market as a consumer – demand drives unbeatable upwards sales. In the years and in response to the emergent market needs, the conglomerate has diversified into allied business areas like packaging, printing and recycling, delving into areas that offer it a comparative edge or sectors that serve as backup to its main concerns. Not surprisingly, a whole annex along the Bompai area in the metropolitan area of Kano State is packed with AMMASCO.
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