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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - March 8, 2022

Western governments are considering bans on Russian crude oil and petroleum products, actions that could seriously disru ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Asia - March 4, 2022

Market participants were trying to assess what impact the sanctions imposed on Russia as a consequence of its invasion o ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - March 2, 2022

Paulsboro, Avista Oil, Safety-Kleen and SK Lubricants Americas implemented posted price increases during the week, follo ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - March 1, 2022

Editor’s note: Due to an editing error, last week's issue of this column initially contained a previously published re ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Asia - February 25, 2022

Base oil prices were exposed to upward pressure as certain market segments displayed further tightening of supplies, whi ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - February 23, 2022

ExxonMobil, Calumet, Excel Paralubes, HollyFrontier and Petro-Canada have joined Motiva and Chevron in communicating pos ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - February 22, 2022

The standoff between Russia and Ukraine may be a localized conflict, but an invasion by Russia has global implications a ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Asia - February 18, 2022

Base oil pricing in Asia was stable to firm, supported by revived demand and steep crude oil and feedstock costs. After ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - February 16, 2022

Two paraffinic base oil producers nominated posted price increases with effective dates this week, while naphthenic mark ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - February 11, 2022

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 BOR Asia - February 11, 2022

Base oil market activity has started to improve in many Asian nations as participants returned to business following the ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - February 9, 2022

Naphthenic base oil price increases will be going into effect this week, after several producers nominated 25 cents-per- ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - February 8, 2022

Ongoing tensions over Russia’s military build-up on Ukraine’s borders continue to disrupt supply of goods and raw ma ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Asia - February 4, 2022

Market activity was subdued in Asian nations that celebrate the Lunar New Year or Spring Festival this week, while in ot ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - February 2, 2022

Several naphthenic base oil producers have communicated price increases, driven by rising crude oil and feedstock prices ...

Base Oil Report: Pricing

Base Oil Report: Pricing

Lubes'n'Greases - February 1, 2022

Whether 2022 brings the base oil market hardship, prosperity or a combination of the two remains a mystery, but the indu ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - February 1, 2022

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 BOR Asia - January 28, 2022

Participants in different nations in Asia were dealing with diverse issues, with some facing heightened supply chain dis ...