Volume 1 Issue 44
There are no major changes to be seen in the United States and European markets, with both needing a fresh injection of demand. However, Asia continues to make progress, albeit painfully slowly at times.-by Adrian Brown
Lubricant suppliers and regulators may debate the merits of 303 tractor hydraulic fluids, but speakers at a recent industry conference agreed that the market needs greater transparency about product performance.
Livent, the former lithium business of chemical company FMC, raised $340 million this month in its initial public stock offering. The companys growth plan is focused on catering to electric vehicles as the portion of lithium hydroxide destined for lubricating greases dwindles.
Heritage-Crystal Cleans oil business segment reported a hefty increase in revenue, and WD-40 posted higher net income, net sales and diluted earnings per share for their most recent quarters.