U.S. Base Oil Price Report
It appears that the strategies implemented by a number of producers to manage inventories at a time when supply tends to lengthen worked, as availability in a few segments has tightened and discounts seemed less prevalent.–by Gabriela Wheeler
EMEA Base Oil Price Report
Dynamics for base oils in Europe, the Middle East and Africa are varying these days based on product group and region. The traditional seasonal slowdown in trade is in full swing, but several developments are roiling the markets.–by Ray Masson
SSY Base Oil Shipping Report
Adrian Brown is away. His column will reappear in the Dec. 11 edition of Lube Report Americas.
Asia Base Oil Price Report
The downward pressure on Asian base oil pricing generated by ample supply and tepid demand was partly offset by strengthening crude oil and feedstock values this week, resulting in a largely static price scenario.–by Gabriela Wheeler
Evonik Oil Additives USA appointed Richard Van Sleet regional president in the Americas.