U.S. Base Oil Price Report
More price increases emerged this week, with Phillips 66, HollyFrontier, Calumet, and SK rounding up the list of paraffinic producers that have already moved postings up, and San Joaquin and Ergon each nominating a hike for naphthenic oils. –by Gabriela Wheeler
EMEA Base Oil Price Report
Returning after the Easter break, base oil markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa once again plunged into uncertainty about the direction of pricing. –by Ray Masson
SSY Base Oil Shipping Report
No region is very active presently. Prospects are rosier in the U.S. than in Europe, but both these markets look better than Asia right now. –by Adrian Brown
Asia Base Oil Price Report
BSteady demand and snug supply continued to support stable to firm prices in Asia, although some corners of the market have started to show softer numbers. –by Gabriela Wheeler
Albert J. Amatuzio, founder of Amsoil Inc., died April 1 at the age of 92.
Infineum's sales director for the Americas, Ken Kalisky, retired from the company.
C. Bradley Steven is Palmer Holland’s new president.