Volume 2 Issue 29
China offers great opportunity for progress in the recycling of used lubricants - both in terms of the volume recycled and the quality of products produced, an industry insider told a recent conference in Moscow.
Malaysia is a regional leader in consumption of synthetic and semi-synthetic passenger car motor oils, with an uptake of 40 percent, according to a study by Kline & Co.
GTS Chemical reported that revenue and gross profit for its lubricant division jumped 68 percent and 61 percent, respectively, in the second half of 2014, compared to the same period of the previous year.
Solvay recently began producing specialty surfactants at its new alkoxylation plant in Singapore, which it said is the largest of its kind in Asia.