Petrochemicals

Malaysian oil and gas company Petronas has signed a multi-year extension to its title sponsorship of Formula One motor-racing team Mercedes.

Automotive manufacturer Chevrolet has agreed a deal to sponsor the Little Caesars Arena, the future home of the Detroit Red Wings, while fellow NHL ice hockey team the Pittsburgh Penguins has partnered with US motor fuel distributor Gulf Oil.

Multinational oil and gas company BP has signed up as a national partner of this summer’s World Para Athletics Championships, which will take place in London, England.

Oil and lubricants manufacturer Rowe has signed a partnership with Darmstadt 98 to become the shirt-sleeve sponsor of the recently relegated German Bundesliga football club.

Malaysian oil and gas company Petronas has agreed a deal to sponsor this year’s edition of the Southeast Asian Games multi-sport event, which will take place in Kuala Lumpur.

French oil and gas giant Total has renewed its partnership with the Badminton World Federation, through which it will continue to title sponsor the governing body’s flagship events.

German lubricants manufacturer Liqui Moly has made its first move into the US sports sector by partnering with NHL ice hockey franchise the Los Angeles Kings.

Oil and lubricants giant Castrol has signed a multi-year extension to its partnership with the NFL American football league.

Australian motor-racing series the Supercars Championship has agreed sponsorship deals with oil and energy giant Shell and German automotive company Porsche.

Air BP, the international aviation fuel products and service division of oil and gas giant BP, has agreed a deal to sponsor the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.

Spanish automotive manufacturer Seat has agreed a partnership with the Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) motorcycling series.

Multinational oil and gas company BP and its lubricant brand Castrol have partnered with Formula One motor-racing team McLaren-Honda.

US oil refining and marketing company Citgo has stepped up its backing of the Boston Marathon after signing a new multi-year partnership with the Boston Athletic Association.

German lubricants manufacturer Liqui Moly has strengthened its winter sports portfolio by agreeing deals to sponsor this year’s World Luge Championships and Ski Jumping World Cup series.

Multinational oil and gas company BP and its lubricant brand Castrol have partnered with French Formula One motor-racing team Renault.

The Indian Oil Corporation has agreed a deal to sponsor the Hockey India League domestic club competition.

US refining, marketing and transportation company Marathon Petroleum has agreed a deal with the Ladies Professional Golf Association to become a global partner of the 2021 edition of the Solheim Cup team tournament.

Oil and energy giant Shell has agreed a deal to continue as the title sponsor of the Malaysian round of the MotoGP World Championship motorcycle-racing series.

German lubricants manufacturer Liqui Moly has agreed a deal with the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation to become the main sponsor of its World Cup and World Championships events.

French multinational energy firm Total has entered into a one-year partnership with the World Rallycross Championship.

A series of new sponsors have signed up for the Qatar Cup, the conclusion to the Qatar Stars League football season.

German lubricants manufacturer Liqui Moly has signed on as the latest international partner of the 2016 European Athletics Championships, which will be staged in the Dutch city of Amsterdam this summer.

European petrol station network Star Tankstellen has expanded an existing deal with THW Kiel to become the German Handball Bundesliga club’s new main sponsor.

Football Federation Australia has signed a four-year deal with Caltex under which the fuel supplier will take on naming rights to the country's national team.