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Turkey’s Lube Demand Stalled in 2020
Mechanic pouring oil into car at a repair garage in Istanbul. © emirhankaramuk

Turkey’s Lube Demand Stalled in 2020

Lube Report EMEA - October 26, 2021

Turkey produced and imported 754,000 metric tons of finished lubricants in 2020, the same level as in 2019 according to ...

Turkey Ramps Up Rerefined Oil Mandates

Turkey Ramps Up Rerefined Oil Mandates

Lube Report EMEA - April 27, 2021

Turkish lubricant marketers are preparing for new government regulations that mandate including rerefined base stocks in ...

Turkey Gains Group II

Turkey Gains Group II

Lubes'n'Greases - February 1, 2021

Picture a refinery and you probably think of the endless industrial landscape of the Texas Gulf Coast, not the rolling h ...

Turkish Lubes Market on the Ropes

Turkish Lubes Market on the Ropes

Lubes'n'Greases - September 2, 2020

Local economic uncertainty and a global pandemic delivered a one-two punch to Turkey’s lubricants industry this year.

Turkish Refinery Set to Reopen

Turkish Refinery Set to Reopen

Lube Report EMEA - June 8, 2020

Turkey’s only base oil plant is likely to resume production once Tupras restarts its Izmir refinery on July 1. Operati ...