United Global Completes IPO

Lube Report Asia - July 12, 2016

Singaporean lube supplier United Global raised SG $10.7 million (U.S. $7.9 million) in its initial public stock offering ...


Singapores United Global Applies for IPO

Lube Report Asia - June 21, 2016

Singaporean lubricant manufacturer and trader United Global filed a preliminary offer document for an initial public off ...


Industry Responds to Growing Halal Demand

Lube Report Asia - June 14, 2016

The Asia-Pacific regions market for halal-certified products is booming, observers say, and that could lead to an increa ...


Singapore Lube Park Opens Facilities

Lube Report Asia - May 31, 2016

The Singapore Lube Park - a joint venture between Sinopec, Total and Shell - officially opened in the islands Tuas area ...

Afton Opens Singapore Plant

Afton Opens Singapore Plant

Lube Report Asia - May 24, 2016

Afton Chemical opened a lubricant additives factory in Singapore last week, joining the ongoing march of lubricant and a ...


Auto Sales Down in Southeast Asia

Lube Report Asia - February 23, 2016

Despite a 4 percent drop in Southeast Asias sales of four-wheel vehicles in 2015 and a 12 percent slide in motorcycle an ...


Croda Expands Singapore Plant

Lube Report Asia - December 29, 2015

Croda International Plc announced last week that it completed an expansion that doubled the size of its alkoxylation pla ...


Tianhe Builds Additive Plants

Lube Report Asia - November 3, 2015

Tianhe Chemicals is in the midst of building two lubricant additive factories that it plans to open next year, in Dubai ...


Idemitsu in Flux in Asia

Lube Report Asia - October 13, 2015

Japans Idemitsu Kosan Co. will supply finished lubricants from its blending plant in Vietnam to Southeast Asia by next y ...


ExMo Expands Plant for Mobil 1

Lube Report Asia - September 22, 2015

ExxonMobil announced last week that it will expand its lubricant blending plant in Singapore to allow production of Mobi ...


Singapore Venture Will Make VI Improvers

Lube Report Asia - September 8, 2015

Dutch additive supplier BRB International is partnering with a Singapore engineering firm to build a viscosity index imp ...


Afton to Expand Singapore Plant

Lube Report Asia - August 25, 2015

Afton Chemical Corp. announced last week that it will expand its new lubricant additives plant in Singapore, increasing ...


Solvay Starts Surfactants Plant

Lube Report Asia - July 21, 2015

Solvay recently began producing specialty surfactants at its new alkoxylation plant in Singapore, which it said is the l ...


Total Opens Singapore Plant

Lube Report Asia - July 7, 2015

Total announced the opening Friday of a 310,000 metric ton per year blending plant in Singapore - the French energy gian ...


Asia Base Oil Price Report

Lube Report Asia - June 9, 2015

Prices in the Asian base oils market were largely steady, with trading heard to have waned as many participants headed t ...


Singapore Plant is Now Evonik’s Biggest

Lube Report Asia - May 12, 2015

Evonik Industries AG announced last week the completion of an expansion that nearly doubled capacity at its oil additive ...


ExMo Completes Singapore Expansion

Lube Report Asia - April 14, 2015

ExxonMobil confirmed that it completed an expansion of its base oil plant at Jurong, Singapore, last quarter. The projec ...


Survey: Asians Follow Oil Recommendations

Lube Report Asia - March 31, 2015

Most motorists in five Asian nations get their engine oil changed by professionals and follow experts advice in choosing ...