Marine Lubricants


Asian Shippers Consume Most Marine Lubes

Lube Report Asia - December 2, 2014

Asian shipping companies account for just over half of global demand for marine lubricants, an industry insider said dur ...


Gazprom Bunkers Lubes in St. Petersburg

Lube Report - November 26, 2014

Gazprom Neft Lubricants signed a marine oil supply deal and has started to offer marine lubes in bulk quantities at a ke ...


What Floats Your Powerboat?

Lubes'n'Greases - November 2, 2014

U.S. spending on powerboats has come roaring back, and so has consumer demand for outboard engine oils that can deliver ...


Nigeria Plots Lube Industrys Future

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - October 21, 2014

Nigeria held its first Lubricant Summit in Lagos in August to discuss the state of the industry and plan the sectors fut ...


Asia-Pacific Leads in Marine Lubes

Lube Report Asia - September 23, 2014

Asia-Pacific accounted for more than half of the 2.1 million ton total of global marine lubricant demand in 2013, consul ...


Global Marine Lube Growth Flat

Lube Report - September 17, 2014

Global marine lubricant consumption will stay flat, with 1 percent compound annual growth per year from 2013, reaching a ...


Gazprom to Oil Russian Icebreakers

Lube Report - September 17, 2014

Russias Gazprom Neft Lubricants and Rosmorport, a major icebreaker fleet operator, signed a marine oils supply deal as p ...


Marketing Matters

Lubes'n'Greases EMEA - August 12, 2014

Kunal Mahajan reviews the marine lubricants market.


Call It All Castrol

Lube Report - June 18, 2014

Castrol will become the sole brand for BP Groups marine lubricant offerings, consolidating offerings provided under both ...


What Propels Marine Lubes?

Lubes'n'Greases - May 21, 2014

Global shipping consumes about 3 million metric tons of lubricants a year, from trunk piston engine oils to cylinder lub ...


Reliability: the Navy’s Watchword for Lubes

Lubes'n'Greases - May 7, 2014

Aboard a guided missile destroyer, lubrication helps ensure the safety of sailors and the integrity of the equipment.


At Sea, a Raft of Challenges

Lubes'n'Greases - January 31, 2014

Global trade, fuel costs and environmental needs are reshaping the marine lubricants business, even as demand sails on t ...


Gazprom Bunkers in Primorsk

Lube Report - October 16, 2013

Gazpromneft Lubricants is offering marine oil bunkering services at a key Russian port to enhance its maritime product c ...


Gazprom Eyes Baltic Market

Lube Report - September 18, 2013

Gazprom Neft and Chevron recently signed an agreement to widen the sales network of Texaco branded marine oils in the Ba ...


Lukoils Marine Lubes Grow

Lube Report - August 14, 2013

Russian oil major Lukoils marine lubricants division recently posted strong results for 2012, with increased sales compa ...


Gazprom Marine Oil Business Grows

Lube Report - July 31, 2013

Gazpromneft-Lubricants increased its marine oil sales by 7.5 percent in the first six months of 2017, compared to the ye ...


Pertamina Expands into U.A.E.

Lube Report - February 13, 2013

PT Pertamina is collaborating with Sharjah National Lube Oil Co. (Sharlu) to manufacture and market Meditran Series mari ...


Chemoil Buys Into N.Y.s Chemlube

Lube Report - August 8, 2012

Marine fuel supplier Chemoil Energy Ltd. acquired a 50 percent stake in Chemlube International and sister company Sopetr ...