Innova Refining and Trading FZE

Our History

Incepted in 2010 as Trotters FZE, a trading company dealing in petroleum and petrochemicals products in the GCC, INNOVA Refining & Trading has grown to be a frontrunner in the sector with a reputation for unmatched manufacturing facilities and uncompromising quality standards. Today, INNOVA prides itself of a state-of-the-art Hybrid Petrochemical Complex located in Hamriyah Free Zone, Sharjah, UAE. Built to global standards, this facility is powered by processes that not just minimize wastage but completely eliminate them, becoming the only one of its kind in the entire Middle East to exceed the stipulated environmental standard.

Vision & Mission


To be one of the leading petrochemical companies that enjoys the admiration of all our stakeholders – investors, customers, host governments, local communities, and our employees through excellence in operations, technology adaptation, and green initiatives.


To profitably manufacture a range of Petrochemical and Petroleum products and attract customers by investing and developing safe, environment-friendly, reliable facilities to meet and exceed customer needs and shareholder expectations to motivate our employees.


Incepted as a logistics company with expertise in the oil trading business


Diversified into re-refining of petroleum products


Laid the foundation for the largest Hybrid Petrochemical Complex in UAE


Trotters renamed INNOVA with equity participation from Jadwa group and Ashmore


Opened India office to extend geographical footprint to the Far-East


Inaugurated ISO Tank cleaning facility in DIP
Started INSL Shipping
Started SRS Project at HAFZA
Started Kuwait and Iraq operations


Acquisition of Innova Specialty Chemicals, JAFZA
Started Drilling and PU division
Foray into the African continent with an office in South Sudan


Completed SRS Terminal Project

Awards & recognition

INNOVA and its entities are certified by ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & ISO 45001 from various certification bodies.

Awards & Recognition

Certified by ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & ISO 45001 from various certification bodies

Corporate Governance

Governance Code

Our governance code mirrors international best practices, defining rules, practices, policies and management systems by which the organization is operated, directed and controlled. The code is designed to create a balance between the interests of our shareholders, senior management, other stakeholders and the wider community.


INNOVA is led by a team of talented management professionals combining decades of expertise in the petrochemical distribution and manufacturing verticals.

Corporate management

INNOVA has always attached great importance to responsible, prudent, and sustainable corporate governance. Our top priority is adherence to statutory requirements as well as voluntary internal conduct policies.

Ethics & Compliance

We are committed to integrity in all our business transactions, with customers, suppliers, competitors, towards our employees and the public.