Volume 5 Issue 2

Indian Lube Ads Rebuked

Indias advertising industry watchdog upheld recent complaints against allegedly misleading advertisements from two lubricant suppliers.

China to Revise White Oil Standards

China will introduce new national standards for industrial white oils as soon as the middle of this year, according to a Sinopec representative at a recent industry event.

Pertamina Truck Treads New Ground

Bucking the trend of on-demand, on-location mobile oil change services commonly offered in Indonesia, Pertamina Lubricants said its having success drawing customers to its itinerant service truck that it stations in various high-traffic areas.

From Other Editions of Lube Report Asia

Briefly Noted

Sinopec agreed to supply Great Wall branded engine oils and lubricating grease through the online platform Changjiu Group Auto Parts (QP Mall). Chugoku Kogyo Co. Ltd. of Hiroshima will distribute Grundy Center, Iowa-based Environmental Lubricants Manufacturing Inc.s biobased grease and lubricants in Japan.