Company Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
Brand Value US$ 539 Million
Headquarter City Mumbai
Industry Oil And Gas
Year Formed 1974
Hindustan Petroleum is major public sector integrated oil and gas SOE (State Owned Enterprise) that’s active, directly or through subsidiaries, in petroleum exploration and the refinement and distribution of petroleum products.
The company maintains over 12,100 retail outlets, all under the brand identity Club HP to signify a commitment to customer service and excellent care. HPCL recently introduced a premium version, Club HP Star, with service improvements including automated pumps and electronic payment.
To strengthen the brand’s position as a supplier of liquified petroleum gas, the propane Indian’s generally use for cooking, the brand expanded its distribution network to around 3,200 distributors.
In addition, as the operator of India’s largest lubricant refinery, HPCL created a network of over 200 distributors who serve the almost 40,000 shops where Indians buy lubricants. The company also continues to expand its R&D, pipeline network, and refinery infrastructure.
Social action activities span health care, childcare, education, and programs for professional training or job skills building in an effort to increase employment among economically or socially disadvantaged young people.
Incorporated as Standard Vacuum Refining Company of India Limited, in 1952, the company became Esso Standard Refining 10 years later and subsequently Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited in 1974.