Volume 2 Issue 13
The United States market is on stand-by mode during the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers International Petrochemical Conference in San Antonio, Texas. In Europe, there have been many more freight inquiries, and Asia too saw a small upwards shift in demand.-by Adrian Brown
Flooding along the Missouri and Mississippi rivers has forced Midwest lubricant companies to fall back on contingency plans for shipping as railways become submerged, industry insiders said this week.
Traffic through the Houston Ship Channel remains backlogged following a three day chemical fire at Intercontinental Terminal Co.s Deer Park, Texas, terminal last week.
A federal judge last week granted statewide class action status to 16 groups of consumers suing Dollar General for selling motor oil alleged to have been obsolete, but the judge rejected a request to grant national class action status.