Volume 2 Issue 21
The impact of the increasingly bitter trade feud between the United States and China is making itself felt across all shipping routes from the U.S. Gulf, resulting in reduced activity. Asian markets were quieter last week, whereas Europe stayed roughly the same. -by Adrian Brown
The American Petroleum Institute announced on May 15 that the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test, or COAT, was again available for candidate oil testing and that it was ending provisional licensing associated with that test 12 months after it was invoked.
Due to the ongoing political and economic crisis in Venezuela, acquiring goods is an uphill battle in the country - and this certainly does not exclude lubricants.
Lubricant formulators, marketers and researchers gathered in Nashville, Tennessee, this week for the Annual Meeting and Exhibition of the Society of Tribologists and Engineers. The organizations new president talked about challenges facing the industry and STLE.