U.S. Base Oil Price Report
Activity in the U.S. base oil market proceeded at a steady pace, although there were some segments that showed a bit of a slowdown, commensurate with the start of the summer season.–by Gabriela Wheeler
EMEA Base Oil Price Report
Debate continues about the direction of base oil prices in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, with some API Group I producers intent on imposing increases while others seem willing to give discounts to encourage prompt sales. Group II and Group III prices appear more stable. –by Ray Masson
SSY Base Oil Shipping Report
Adrian Brown is away. His column will reappear in the June 20 issue of Lube Report Americas
Asia Base Oil Price Report
Uncertainty about the direction of prices, combined with religious holidays in various countries, has led to static base oil market conditions, with little fresh business reported.–by Gabriela Wheeler
Pilot Chemical Co. named Mike Clark chief operating officer.
Rochna Kaul is acting CEO and managing director of Chevron Lubricants Lanka.
Kirill Vereta was appointed general director of Lukoil lube arm LLK International.