Ten Reasons Why Tanzania’s Used Car Boom Spells Opportunity in the Lubricant Oil Market!

Tanzania’s automotive scene is heating up, and if you’re eyeing the lubricant oil market, here’s why you should pay attention:

  1. Big Market Growth: Tanzania’s used car market is set to skyrocket from USD 38.5 million in 2024 to a whopping USD 55.66 million by 2029. That’s a 7.65% annual growth rate!


  1. Japanese Car Fever: Tanzanians love their imported used cars, especially those sleek Japanese models. Affordable, reliable, and available – they’re a hit!


  1. Online Car Shopping: Say goodbye to traditional showrooms! Online platforms are where it’s at. Buyers can check out everything from engine specs to mileage with just a click.


  1. Affordability Rules: New cars? Not so much. Used cars are king here because they’re easier on the wallet.


  1. Tech-Savvy Buyers: Millennials and Gen Z are all about tech. They’re driving the shift to online car shopping, making it easier and more transparent.


  1. SUVs Dominate: Tanzanians have a soft spot for SUVs, especially the Toyota Land Cruiser and Lexus LX. Tough, reliable, and perfect for the terrain!


  1. Diesel Dominance: When it comes to fuel, diesel is the go-to choice, making up a whopping 82% of used car sales. It’s all about efficiency and lower costs.


  1. Lubricants in Demand: With more cars hitting the road, the demand for lubricants like diesel engine oil, brake fluid, and transmission oil is soaring.


  1. Motorcycle Mania: It’s not just cars – motorcycles are booming too. Easy to maintain, perfect for urban traffic, and affordable.


  1. Future Looks Bright: As the market grows, so do opportunities in related industries. Get ready for a dynamic automotive landscape in Tanzania!

Ready to dive into Tanzania’s lubricant oil market? The future is revving up – don’t miss out on the ride!

P.S. Whenever you’re ready… here are 4 ways we can help you, start,  launch and growing your lubricant oil business:

Project Business Planning: We prepare professional lubricant oil business plan designed to secure funding from investors and banks. It’s your strategic roadmap to success!

Promotion and Advertising: Amplify brand awareness and generate leads by featuring your lubricant oil brands and products on our website, engaging audiences across Africa.

Expert Guidance: Access expert advice on regulatory requirements, licenses, permits, and associated costs and timelines for launching and managing a successful lubricant business in Tanzania.

Get Reliable Suppliers: Partner with trusted suppliers of lubricant oils, base oils, and used engine oils for smooth project and company operations.

Hussein Boffu runs a consultancy helping entrepreneurs achieve their goals through business planning and consultancy support. Would you like to reach out to him? Contact him via email at hussein.boffu@tanzaniapetroleum.com or by calling, texting, or WhatsApp at +255(0)655376543.