Spanjaard Ltd. engages in the manufacturing and distribution of lubricants and allied chemical products. It operates through the following segments: Automotive, Industrial, Exports, Consumer Goods, and Head Office, Manufacturing and Other. The Automotive segment comprises product sales to the automotive aftermarket industry such as to aftermarket wholesalers, workshops and automotive spares suppliers. The Industrial segment comprises product sales to the industrial hardware, marine, mining, manufacturing and other industries. The Exports segment comprises product sales to all customers outside of South Africa excluding certain neighbouring countries forming part of the automotive and industrial segments. The Consumer Goods segment comprises fast moving consumer goods generally unrelated to traditional business. The Head Office, Manufacturing and Other segment comprises all other sales and expenses generally not attributable to a specific sales segment. Its brands include Spanjaard and Molyslip. The company was founded by Robert J. W. Spanjaard in 1960 and is headquartered in Sandton, South Africa.