Mexico

Mexico to Revamp Motor Oil Standards

Mexico to Revamp Motor Oil Standards

December 4, 2019

The Mexican government is preparing to publish new national engine oil standards that are modeled on those in the United ...

Shell Tops North American Competition

Shell Tops North American Competition

October 30, 2019

Shell was the largest North American lubricants supplier in 2018, beating out ExxonMobil and Chevron, according to consu ...

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Shell, CISA Form JV for Mexico’s Lube Market

August 21, 2019

Shell Lubricants and Comercial Importadora, S. de R.L. de C.V. - known as CISA - recently announced a new joint venture ...

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BASF Expands Antioxidants Capacity

January 23, 2019

BASF increased lubricant antioxidant capacity at its Puebla, Mexico, site to keep up with growing demand for additives t ...

Mexico Ups Motor Oil Standards

Mexico Ups Motor Oil Standards

December 19, 2018

Starting next year, passenger car and heavy-duty diesel engine oils sold in Mexico will be required to meet standards th ...

Scant Growth Forecast for North America

Scant Growth Forecast for North America

September 19, 2018

North Americas lubricant market is expected to inch up from 2.9 billion gallons in 2017 to 3 billion gallons by 2020, wi ...

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Repsol Gains Foothold in Mexican Market

July 25, 2018

Repsol announced Monday an agreement to acquire 40 percent of lubricant distributor Bardahl de Mexico, which will enable ...

New Vehicles Reshape Latin Americas Market

New Vehicles Reshape Latin Americas Market

January 3, 2018

Many of the automotive engine oil trends that are swaying markets globally - the drive for greater fuel economy, extende ...

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Focus on Mexico

January 6, 2015

Reform of the country's energy sector in 2014 opened the door for new business opportunities and players, but also usher ...

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A Boost for Mexico

May 27, 2014

The countrys automotive industry is helping to spark a revival of lubricants demand. And to do its part, state oil compa ...