About - Spanjaard

Established in 1960, we are a leading and proudly South African manufacturer of special lubricants and allied chemical products. Since our listing on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in 1987, we have successfully grown our international footprint and have an established presence on five continents and in 31 countries across the globe.

From our head office in Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa, our passionate team of specialists continues to innovate and delight our customers with exceptional service and the delivery of our trusted high-quality product range.

At Spanjaard, our products are synonymous with quality. This is supported by our ISO 9001 Quality Management certification, our Food Safety Assessment (FSA) certification, as well as our registration, evaluation and restriction of chemicals (REACH) compliance, as required by European Union regulations.

Our technically proficient in-house research and development team continues to produce a superior range of products and solutions that provide complete peace of mind in meeting the specialised, high-performance requirements of both leading industry experts and everyday consumers alike.

In addition to our core business, we have a highly regarded and dedicated food aerosol production facility, making Spanjaard the supplier of choice for a variety of trusted and well-known household food brands to the local and international market. We continue to partner with these brands, successfully delivering on numerous ongoing contracts while growing our food business.


Since inception, we at Spanjaard have partnered with motorsport professionals through various product sponsorships.  These partnerships include teams and individuals competing at the highest level in the global arena such as the Dakar Rally and other international cross country racing events.  Our current sponsorships include:

Toyota Motorsport / Toyota Gazoo Racing South Africa

4×4 Mega World Cross Country Racing

Stiaan Kriel Racing (VW Challenge)

Willie Hepburn – South African racing legend

Blane DeMeillon – Formula Vee

This long affiliation with motorsport reflects our love of adventure and determination to take on any challenge, which underpins the very spirit of our company’s brand.

We are Spanjaard – a leading manufacturer and global supplier of superior quality products, with a proven track record of delivering excellence and exceeding expectations, since 1960


Our comprehensive brochures of special products for industrial, car care, automotive, mining and marine applications. Simply click on the brochures below for more information or go to the complete product range.

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