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Calumet Acquires Wax Maker

Calumet Acquires Wax Maker

Lube Report Americas - March 4, 2020

Calumet Specialty Products Partners L.P. announced yesterday it had acquired Paralogics LLC, a producer of candle and in ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - March 3, 2020

As the Covid-19 coronavirus spreads, base oil markets are anxiously awaiting some form of respite. Markets are slowing i ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - February 28, 2020

The Covid-19 virus continued to take center stage in discussions about the market situation, as the outbreak continued t ...

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - February 26, 2020

In a somewhat startling move, Motiva communicated a posted price decrease this week, thought to be driven by plunging cr ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - February 25, 2020

With attendee numbers down from last year, the ICIS World Base Oils & Lubricants Conference was obviously feeling effect ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - February 21, 2020

Not all countries in Asia have been affected by the coronavirus outbreak to the same degree as China, but there was stil ...

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - February 19, 2020

The Presidents Day holiday on Feb. 17 and the start of the ICIS World Base Oils Conference in London drew participants a ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - February 18, 2020

As the industry prepares for the ICIS annual base oil conference in London, markets are still reeling from the coronavir ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - February 14, 2020

Asian suppliers were making a concerted effort to maintain spot levels despite growing downward pressure from a slowdown ...

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - February 12, 2020

Phillips 66 will be increasing posted prices this week, rounding out a series of posted price hikes that were first intr ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - February 11, 2020

The coronavirus outbreak has paralyzed much of the Chinese economy, putting a dent in global demand for crude and petrol ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - February 7, 2020

Activity in the base oils market remained subdued as participants assessed product needs for the next few weeks, taking ...

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - February 5, 2020

SK Americas, Petro-Canada and Kleen Performance Products communicated price increases for their API Group II+ and Group ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - February 4, 2020

With falling fundamentals, the opportunity to raise base oil prices may have eluded sellers. The whole oil industry is f ...

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Pakistans NRL Posts Lower Lube Segment Profit

Lube Report Asia - January 31, 2020

Pakistans National Refinery Ltd. reported its half-year net profit for its lube segment - which includes API Group I bas ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - January 31, 2020

Trading remained muted in the base oils market in Asia, both because of the Lunar New Year holidays celebrated during th ...

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Americas - January 29, 2020

Paulsboro's posted price increases will go into effect this week, rounding up a series of initiatives implemented by par ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report EMEA - January 28, 2020

Despite a retreat by crude oil costs, base oil prices have started to rise across Europe, the Middle East and Africa tha ...