U.S. Base Oil Price Report
Export sales and a slight pick-up in domestic demand may help alleviate the oversupply conditions currently weighing on base oil pricing.–by Gabriela Wheeler
EMEA Base Oil Price Report
Base oil trading across Europe, the Middle East and Africa was subdued the past week. All grades appeared flush and in some areas downright over-supplied, and demand was generally slow, though there continues to be strong draw for API Group II and oils carrying full slates of finished lubricant approvals.–by Ray Masson
SSY Base Oil Shipping Report
Global activity has been suspended until China is back and fully operational again after the New Year holidays, at least, that is what everyone is hoping for. Time will tell.–by Adrian Brown
Asia Base Oil Price Report
The base oil market in Asia slowly regained its regular pace, following several days of muffled activity due to the Lunar New Year holidays, when many participants were away from their workplace.–by Gabriela Wheeler
Specialty chemicals distributor Connell appointed Azita Owlia president and CEO.
Senior key account manager Bob Rechtin retired from Pilot Chemical Co.
Ametek Land promoted Manfred Hayk to global infrared product manager.