Volume 7 Issue 40

Asian Base Oils Show Signs of Recovery

While most base oil markets in Asia are on a path to recovery following the damage inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic, industry insiders said at a recent conference, the approach of the flu season and potential of further virus outbreaks cast a shadow on the industry’s future wellbeing.

Gulf Makes Lubes for S-Oil

Gulf Oil Lubricants International Ltd. has agreed to manufacture and market S-Oil lubricants in India – a deal that will mark S-Oil’s entry into the market as it seeks to build its finished lubes business.

ExxonMobil, Ampol Ally in Australia

Ampol will blend, distribute and market Mobil lubricants in Australia under a marketing alliance with ExxonMobil announced yesterday.

From Other Editions of Lube Report

U.S. Finished Lube Prices on the Move

Allison Announces New ATF Spec

In Russia, Clawing Back from Lockdown

Briefly Noted

ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. appointed Quality Logistics Services Asia as its base oil distributor for Malaysia. QLSAsia, which is a subsidiary of Quality Logistic Services Australia, plans to offer a range of API Group I and Group II products.