Vietnam

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SE Asia Infrastructure Projects Abound

Lube Report Asia - June 20, 2017

Infrastructure construction is booming in Southeast Asia - particularly in Thailand and Vietnam - and new Asian lube sup ...

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Vietnam Vehicle Sales Vroom

Lube Report Asia - June 13, 2017

Vietnams demand for aftermarket motor oils is expected to see tremendous growth as an expanding middle class boosts pass ...

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Chevron to Expand Vietnamese Plant

Lube Report Asia - May 9, 2017

Chevron has broken ground on an expansion of its lubricants blending facility in Hai Phong, Vietnam, the company confirm ...

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SE Asias Auto Sales Up, Moto Sales Down

Lube Report Asia - February 14, 2017

Led by double-digit growth in Singapore, the Philippines and Vietnam, automobile sales in Southeast Asia increased 3 per ...

PetroVietnam to Merge Blending Ops

PetroVietnam to Merge Blending Ops

Lube Report Asia - December 13, 2016

Vietnams PV Oil Lube will double its production capacity in Ho Chi Minh City by upgrading its plant there and integratin ...

Asias Chemical Regulation Policies in Flux

Asias Chemical Regulation Policies in Flux

Lube Report Asia - November 1, 2016

Several countries in Asia are changing their approach to evaluating and restricting chemical substances, according to a ...

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Industrial Market Wide Open in SE Asia

Lube Report Asia - August 23, 2016

Southeast Asia should see healthy demand growth for both industrial and automotive lubricants in coming years, according ...

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Pertamina Turns Focus Overseas

Lube Report Asia - June 21, 2016

Pertamina became one of the worlds 30 largest lubricant companies by growing organically in its home market. Now the Ind ...

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Growth, Consolidation Forecast for Vietnam

Lube Report Asia - May 31, 2016

A young and literate workforce coupled with market liberalization should help Vietnams lubricant market to continue grow ...

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JX Nippon Buys into Petrolimex

Lube Report Asia - May 10, 2016

Japan's JX Nippon Oil & Energy will purchase 8 percent of state-owned petroleum company Vietnam National Petroleum Group ...

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Quality of Motorcycle Oils Revs Up

Lube Report Asia - May 10, 2016

Like passenger cars and trucks, motorcycles in Asia are facing growing pressure for fuel economy and emissions controls, ...

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Idemitsu and KPI to Set up JV in Vietnam

Lube Report Asia - May 3, 2016

Japans Idemitsu Kosan Co. and Kuwait Petroleum International Ltd. plan to set up a joint venture to distribute petroleum ...

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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 ...

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Vietnam Cuts Lube Import Tax

Lube Report Asia - February 16, 2016

Vietnam no longer collects tariffs on lubricants imported from Association of Southeast Asian Nations member states, whi ...

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ExMo Reenters Vietnam

Lube Report Asia - December 1, 2015

ExxonMobil is reentering the Vietnamese finished lubricants market via two distributors after selling its blending plant ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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South Korea Eyes Vietnamese Lube Market

Lube Report Asia - June 9, 2015

The Vietnamese lubricant markets potential for growth makes the country promising for suppliers, according to a recent r ...