Ray Masson

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Weather-related disruptions in Texas have caused a perfect storm for the base oil industry as new problems at multiple r …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report temporarily publishes Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Price Report will appear aga …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

The seasonal rise in demand that would normally take shape at this time of year appears as if it may pass by base oil ma …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report temporarily publishes Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Price Report will appear aga …

Base Oil Report: Trends

Base Oil Report: Trends

2021 Will Be Marked by Pandemic and Politics

Almost everyone was glad to see the back of 2020, and in anticipation o …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

The coronavirus again holds center stage. With the emergence of variants from the United Kingdom, South Africa and Brazi …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report temporarily publishes Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Price Report will appear aga …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

The calendar may have turned and vaccines may be rolling out, but base oil markets – along with much of the world – …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report temporarily publishes Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Price Report will appear aga …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

With most players determined to put 2020 behind them, the markets are looking forward to the New Year, hoping that the w …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report temporarily publishes Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Price Report will appear aga …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Base oil prices are firmer across the board due to tight supply patterns and stronger numbers for crude and feedstocks. …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Base oil prices are firmer across the board due to tight supply patterns and stronger numbers for crude and feedstocks. …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report temporarily publishes Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Price Report will appear aga …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Base oil markets – like the rest of the world – have been encouraged by preliminary results from trials for COVID-19 …

Base Oil Report: Trends

Base Oil Report: Trends

The State of Base Oils at the End of 2020

Whilst it would be remiss to not mention the devastating effects of the on …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report temporarily publishes Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Price Report will appear aga …

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

EMEA Base Oil Price Report

With most of mainland Europe and key locations in the Middle East and Africa still in some form of lockdown, economies a …