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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Asia - December 17, 2021

The subdued trading pace in Asia sharply contrasted the more feverish activity observed at the same time last year and t ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - December 15, 2021

Not surprisingly, the start of the holiday season had a dampening effect on base oil market activity, although several s ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - December 14, 2021

Base oil prices around the Europe, Middle East and Africa regions are softer this week, as the new Omicron COVID-19 vari ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Asia - December 10, 2021

Base oil markets in Asia displayed typical characteristics ahead of the year-end holidays, with demand slowing down, sup ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - December 8, 2021

With producers able to place surplus availability in the export market and domestic contract business remaining at fairl ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - December 7, 2021

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 - December 3, 2021

There was a sense of uncertainty in base oils market related to the discovery of the new coronavirus strain known as Omi ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - December 1, 2021

Activity was expected to pick up during the week, following the Thanksgiving holiday on Nov. 25, with suppliers embarkin ...

Base Oil Report: Pricing

Base Oil Report: Pricing

Lubes'n'Greases - December 1, 2021

The Winds of Change After several months of fairly tumultuous and heated market conditions—with monthly posted pric ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - November 29, 2021

Base oil markets reeled in recent days from news of another variant to the COVID-19 virus, which appears to have extende ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Asia - November 26, 2021

With only about one month to go until the end of the year, both buyers and suppliers were striving to lower inventories ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - November 24, 2021

Sudden bursts of activity surprised sellers in some segments of the market, ushering in what was otherwise expected to b ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - November 23, 2021

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 - November 19, 2021

Accounts about demand levels were mixed in Asia this week, with some suppliers mentioning healthy requirements, leading ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - November 17, 2021

Reports about market activity were mixed, with a number of suppliers stating that demand was stronger than expected for ...

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EMEA Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR EMEA - November 16, 2021

Base oil demand is unseasonably strong in some parts of Europe, the Middle East and Africa, while trading in others is s ...

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Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Asia - November 12, 2021

The Asian base oils segment witnessed a slight pickup in activity as participants returned from the celebration of relig ...

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U.S. Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report BOR Americas - November 10, 2021

Despite ongoing plant maintenance programs and fairly steady demand, base oil availability in the United States has atta ...