U.S. Base Oil Price Report
Base oil producers expressed optimism that orders have become more steady, stating that a number of grades appear less oversupplied than at the end of August.–by Gabriela Wheeler
EMEA Base Oil Price Report
Base oil markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa had a quiet week in terms of buying activity but were exceptionally busy for shipping fixtures, perhaps in response to deals settled at the beginning of September.–by Ray Masson
SSY Base Oil Shipping Report
Adrian Brown is away. His column will reappear in the Sept. 26 edition of Lube Report Americas
Asia Base Oil Price Report
Market participants were monitoring crude oil prices, together with developments related to severe weather conditions in the United States, which could cause logistical issues in coming weeks.–by Gabriela Wheeler
Jamie Brunk of HSB Solomon Associates retired Sept. 4.
Colleen Murphy-Smith was named director, base oils, at Motiva.
John Bucci is vice president of technical development with the Savant Group.