International Track 200

RS Clare has made lubricants for 262 years. It now has two divisions: one makes specialist greases for the oil and gas, rail and marine sectors; the other provides anti-slip surfacing for ferries and ships that transport cars. Customers include London Underground, for whom the company supplies specialist track lubricants, and big oil and gas companies such as BP. RS Clare has bases in Abu Dhabi, Singapore and Norway, which have helped overseas sales grow 45% a year, from £2.4m in 2006 to £5.1m in 2008.

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Company details
Year2010
Rank95
CompanyRS Clare
ActivityLubricant manufacturer
LocationLiverpool
2-yr av intl sales growth pa45.17%
International sales £000s5,141
Total sales £000s18,207
Staff121
Founded1748
Websitewww.rsclare.com

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