Volume 3 Issue 5

Green Cars a Boon for Indie Workshops?

As warranties expire on the first waves of Indonesia's low-cost green cars, independent automobile workshops are likely ...

Asia-Pacific Forecast to Use Half of Worlds Energy

Asia-Pacifics energy demand is expected to grow by 40 percent from 2014 to 2040, with oil, gas, and coal making up 80 pe...

Chevron Expands Karachi Blend Plant

Chevron Lubricants Pakistan announced that it is expanding its blending plant in Karachi and that it will extend its lub...

S-Oil, Chevron Lanka Post Earnings Jumps

S-Oils base oil business posted a 23 percent gain in operating profit in 2015 despite reduced sales revenue, while Chevr...

PetroChina Ties Up with FAW

PetroChina announced an agreement with automaker FAW Group for the supply and joint development of automotive lubricants...

Briefly Noted

Klueber LubricationandChem-Trend, sister companies of Germanys Freudenberg Group,opened an R&D lab at the site of its Mysore, India, production facility.Dutch-Anglo energy giantShellsaid it will retain its fuel and lubricant marketing business in Malaysia despite divesting its 51 percent share ofShell Refining Co., operator of a fuel refinery at Port Dickson, Malaysia. Shell is selling toMalaysia Hengyuan International Ltd., subsidiary of a Chinese company.