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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - June 17, 2020

A slightly better supply-demand balance supported firming spot price indications in Asia, although producers still faced ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - June 14, 2020

Motiva stepped out with a base oil posted price increase this week, and was quickly followed with similar initiatives by ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - June 14, 2020

Despite the easing of coronavirus lockdowns in many countries, base oil markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa co ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - June 10, 2020

Sentiment was less positive this week amid renewed concerns of a second coronavirus wave and a World Bank forecast that ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - June 8, 2020

Despite less than ideal market conditions as the U.S. economy has fallen into recession, protests demanding racial justi ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - June 8, 2020

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

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - June 3, 2020

The coronavirus specter was still looming over business in Asia, with some countries still under partial lockdowns and o ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - May 31, 2020

Against the backdrop of a country roiled by protests and riots motivated by the tragic death of George Floyd, together w ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - May 31, 2020

Europe, Middle East and Africa base oil markets are still being buffeted by the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Alt ...

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Base Oil Production Falls in Japan

Lube Report Asia - May 27, 2020

Japan’s base oil production for April fell 20 percent compared to the same month last year, according to data recently ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - May 27, 2020

Prospects of a swift recovery for the battered base oil market appeared slim; instead, a majority of participants expect ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - May 22, 2020

Lingering Covid-19-related issues and the Memorial Day holiday resulted in a fairly subdued domestic base oils market, b ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - May 22, 2020

Beginning this month, Lube Report will temporarily publish Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Pri ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - May 20, 2020

With many of the world's economies hitting a reset button and reopening to business following Covid-19 related lockdowns ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - May 19, 2020

There were signs that base oil demand had started to improve in the domestic market as coronavirus-related lockdown meas ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - May 12, 2020

Base oil markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa are reeling from continuing effects of the coronavirus pandemic. ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - May 11, 2020

Beginning this month, Lube Report will temporarily publish Ray Masson’s column every other week. His EMEA Base Oil Pri ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - May 8, 2020

There was guarded optimism that the phased reopening of businesses and easing of lockdowns in Asia would lead to an incr ...