Saudi Arabia

Aramco Enters Lubricants Business
Industrial equipment clearing land in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. © Leo Morgan

Aramco Enters Lubricants Business

Lube Report EMEA - December 7, 2021

The world’s largest crude oil supplier and one of the largest owners of base oil assets is getting back into the finis ...

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Dorf Ketal, TriBonds Form Saudi JV

Lube Report EMEA - September 21, 2021

Dorf Ketal Chemicals and TriBonds Chemical Co. announced today the formation of a joint venture that will manufacture lu ...

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Saudis Form Lubes Business Group

Lube Report EMEA - June 29, 2021

Saudi Arabia’s main business association formed a committee this month to promote reforms for the nation’s finished ...

Fuchs Adds JV In Egypt

Fuchs Adds JV In Egypt

Lube Report EMEA - March 16, 2021

German independent lubricants blender Fuchs Petrolub SE announced on March 12 a joint venture in Egypt with longtime par ...

Luberef Touts Plan for Lubes Hub

Luberef Touts Plan for Lubes Hub

Lube Report EMEA - February 23, 2021

Luberef launched an initiative to encourage lubricant blenders to locate at a site adjacent to its base oil plant in Yan ...

Colonial Breaks Ground in Saudi Arabia

Colonial Breaks Ground in Saudi Arabia

Lube Report EMEA - February 9, 2021

A joint venture of United States-based Colonial Chemical Inc. announced on Jan. 20 that it broke ground on a specialty c ...

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Rebound Forecast for Africa, Middle East

Lube Report EMEA - November 15, 2020

Although COVID-19 impacted the economies of Africa and the Middle East in three key ways – the cost of coping with the ...

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PIB Plant Planned in Saudi Arabia

Lube Report EMEA - February 5, 2019

South Korea's Daelim Industrial will build an 80,000 tons per year polyisobutene plant in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, that is ...