Mark Townsend

MarkTownsend@lng.com

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Who Will Market Ruwais Base Oils?

Who Will Market Ruwais Base Oils?

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – Finnish refiner Nestes role in the sales and marketing of API Group II & III base oils …

Middle East Flexes its Muscle

Middle East Flexes its Muscle

DUBAI, U.A.E. – Oil-producing countries of the Middle East will join China and other emerging markets as the main source …

Bahrain Fires Up Group III Plant

Bahrain Fires Up Group III Plant

The Persian Gulf is set to become a significant new source of API Group III base oils following the commissioning phase …

Africa Lubes Market Sparks Interest

Africa Lubes Market Sparks Interest

DUBAI – Africa has long been largely neglected by the lubricants industry, but it is beginning to attract more attention …

Middle East Faces Group II/III Shift Choice

Middle East Faces Group II/III Shift Choice

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – With API Group II and III base oil supply growing in the Persian Gulf area, the question r …

Elco Keen on Grease

Elco Keen on Grease

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Emirates Lube Oil Co (Elco) confirmed to Lube Report it commenced operations at a new grea …