The first Gulf Branded fuel service station has been opened in the town of Abucay, located in Bataan province. Bataan province is part of North Luzon region of Philippines and most famous for the Battle of Bataan during World War II and carries a rich historical heritage.
Another milestone has been achieved in the Philippines fuel retail market with JBY Petrol Trading Inc., licensee partner of Gulf Oil International, opening its first Gulf branded fuel service station.
Spread over a huge area on a national highway , the fuel station will also have state of art Lube Express services and a Gulf store . In attendance for the opening were the Provincial Governor and City Mayor , senior delegates of JBY Petrol Trading & senior officials from Gulf Oil International including Mr Frank Rutten.
The launching events included a Motorcade of Gulf decaled Racing cars & Bikes around major towns of Gulf station. A Gulf Oil exhibition basketball challenge match was also organized between two top teams of the city and well attended by country s 3 top Basketball players to meet and greet the local community during the launch.
The Gulf Oil brand has a rich history spanning over 100 years, the story began in 1901 in the USA, the company was an early innovator in branded product sales with its distinctive Orange Disc logo. Gulf Oil is famous worldwide for its high performance Lubricants being sold in more than 150 countries worldwide.
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