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Yip’s Chemical Posts Operating Loss

Yip’s Chemical Posts Operating Loss

Lube Report Asia - September 23, 2022

The lubricants business of Hong Kong-based Yip’s Chemical Holdings Ltd. reported an operating loss and an 8% decline i ...

Trade Fair, Climate Fair, Fair Deal! The Importance of Climate Neutral Events

Trade Fair, Climate Fair, Fair Deal! The Importance of Climate Neutral Events

Sustainability InSite - September 12, 2022

No one is addressing the immense CO2 emissions of congresses, trade fair events and exhibitions.

PV Oil Lube’s Profits Rebound

PV Oil Lube’s Profits Rebound

Lube Report Asia - September 9, 2022

PV Oil Lube JSC’s profit after tax jumped by more than 70% for the first six months of this year, likely benefiting fr ...

Raw Material Costs Hinder AP Oil’s Profits

Raw Material Costs Hinder AP Oil’s Profits

Lube Report Asia - September 2, 2022

Singaporean independent lubricants blender AP Oil reported that its net profit dropped 39% to Singaporean $1 million (U. ...

Cracking Corrosion’s Code

Cracking Corrosion’s Code

Lubes'n'Greases - September 1, 2022

Costing about $2.2 trillion annually, corrosion is a costly problem. Fortunately, ever-improving lubricant technology ca ...

Leadership Is Critical Right Now

Leadership Is Critical Right Now

Lubes'n'Greases - September 1, 2022

Effective leadership is paramount to a business’ success. Jack Goodhue outlines some traits that good leaders should h ...

Container Recycling Pilot Program Launched

Container Recycling Pilot Program Launched

Lube Report Americas - August 31, 2022

The National Lubricant Container Recycling Coalition, a group of major lubricant players and packaging manufacturers aim ...

Thai Oil Earnings Fell in Second Quarter

Thai Oil Earnings Fell in Second Quarter

Lube Report Asia - August 26, 2022

Thai Oil reported that net profit for its base oil business fell 60% in the second quarter, compared to the same period ...

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Profits Rise at Vertex, Perimeter Solutions

Lube Report Americas - August 24, 2022

Vertex Energy Inc. reported a 178% increase in gross profit and increased sales for its used motor oil collection and pr ...

Ardova Posts Bigger Loss

Ardova Posts Bigger Loss

Lube Report EMEA - August 23, 2022

Nigerian blender and distributor Ardova Plc’s lubricants and greases segment reported a net loss and a 16% increase in ...

Moove Profits Jumped in Second Quarter

Moove Profits Jumped in Second Quarter

Lube Report Americas - August 17, 2022

Moove, the lubricants arm of Brazil-based Cosan, posted higher profits, revenue and sales volume for the three months en ...

Can the Lubricants Industry Truly Be Sustainable?

Can the Lubricants Industry Truly Be Sustainable?

Lube Report Americas - August 17, 2022

Like many others, the lubricants industry is facing growing demands to operate in ways defined as sustainable. A special ...

Can the Lubricants Industry Truly Be Sustainable?

Can the Lubricants Industry Truly Be Sustainable?

Lube Report EMEA - August 16, 2022

Like many others, the lubricants industry is facing growing demands to operate in ways defined as sustainable. A special ...

Liqui-Moly Reports Increased Sales

Liqui-Moly Reports Increased Sales

Lube Report EMEA - August 16, 2022

Liqui-Moly reported an 8 percent increase in sales for the first half of this year. The German company said that exporti ...

Can the Lubricants Industry Truly Be Sustainable?

Can the Lubricants Industry Truly Be Sustainable?

Lube Report Asia - August 12, 2022

Like many others, the lubricants industry is facing growing demands to operate in ways defined as sustainable. A special ...

India Firms Thrive Despite Conditions

India Firms Thrive Despite Conditions

Lube Report Asia - August 12, 2022

Several Indian lubricant companies reported strong increases in profits for the quarter ended June 30. Pricing actions e ...

Earnings Up at Valvoline, HF Sinclair, Afton

Earnings Up at Valvoline, HF Sinclair, Afton

Lube Report Americas - August 10, 2022

Valvoline Inc. reported higher net income and operating income for the quarter ending June 30, in spite of a 28% increas ...