Chevron Supplies Group II to Australia

Chevron Supplies Group II to Australia

Lube Report Asia - August 30, 2016

Chevron will market API Group II base oils through a distribution agreement with Caltex Australia, joining the growing n ...

Asian Suppliers Push into Australia

Asian Suppliers Push into Australia

Lube Report Asia - July 12, 2016

Compared to much of Asia-Pacific, Australia has a large lubricant market with high quality products and high profit marg ...


Fuchs Expands in Australia

Lube Report Asia - April 19, 2016

Fuchs Petrolub AG has announced it is expanding two production facilities in Australia, bucking the trend of rival lube ...


Malaysias Petronas Sets up Down Under

Lube Report Asia - March 22, 2016

Malaysias state-owned Petronas Lubricants International plans to increase sales in Australia and New Zealand with a new ...


Castrol India Reports Profit Gains

Lube Report Asia - March 1, 2016

Castrol India Ltd.s 2015 year-end and fourth quarter profits jumped 30 percent and 7 percent, respectively, compared to ...


Reducing Lube Use in Trailer Couplings

Lube Report Asia - November 24, 2015

V.Orlandi, an Italian towing systems supplier for original equipment manufacturers in Australia, is developing products ...


Aussies Develop Real-time Oil Sensor

Lube Report Asia - September 15, 2015

Scientists at Australias Edith Cowan University have developed a real-time sensor to detect when an engine oil has degra ...


Imports Pushing into Australia

Lube Report Asia - August 18, 2015

Australias lubricant demand may be flat to shrinking, but foreign companies continue to increase the volume that they im ...


Aussie Light-duty Fleet Shifts to Diesel

Lube Report Asia - July 7, 2015

Australias fleet of light-duty vehicles continues shifting from gasoline power to diesel - a trend that will require cha ...


Chevron Sells NZ Fuels and Lubes Unit

Lube Report Asia - June 9, 2015

Chevron has sold its New Zealand Caltex gasoline service-station network and lubricants interests to Z Energy, the compa ...


Southern Oil Relocates Rerefinery

Lube Report Asia - May 12, 2015

Southern Oil Refinings recently relocated rerefinery includes a hydrotreater, and SOR says the experience of operating i ...


BP, Caltex Undo Aussie JV

Lube Report Asia - April 21, 2015

BP and Caltex last week dissolved Australasian Lubricant Manufacturing Co., a 15-year joint venture that makes about 50 ...


Aussie Car Bailout Boosts Lubes

Lube Report Asia - April 7, 2015

Australia announced last month that it would not scrap an automotive bailout fund as previously planned, eliciting sighs ...


Chevron Sells Caltex Australia Stake

Lube Report Asia - March 31, 2015

Chevron on Friday sold its 50-percent stake in Caltex Australia, a leading fuel retailer and one of the largest lubrican ...


Independents See Openings in Australia

Lube Report Asia - March 17, 2015

The worlds two biggest lubricant suppliers, Shell and ExxonMobil, both decided in recent years, that it was time to scal ...


Hilditch Tanks Up on Base Oils

Lube Report Asia - March 10, 2015

Graincorp this month officially opened a liquid terminals facility near Sydney, with base oils distributor Hilditch Pty ...


Hoover Containers Expands in Australia

Lube Report Asia - October 28, 2014

Intermediate bulk containers supplier Hoover Container Solutions Ltd. has moved its Australian operations to a larger fa ...


Caltex Invests in Aussie Network

Lube Report Asia - September 9, 2014

Caltex Australia announced yesterday that it will invest AU $5 million to construct and expand lubricant storage facilit ...