Volume 8 Issue 1

Cambodia Nixes Duties on Some Lubes

Cambodia will eliminate tariffs on imported industrial lubricants effective Jan. 1 in an attempt to boost competitiveness of industries that use them.

Indian Oil Opens Blending Plant

Indian Oil Corp. Ltd. opened a lubricant blending plant in Kolkata last month, saying the plant will support and benefit the economic development of Eastern India.

Vietnam Lube Consumption Rebounds

Vietnam is returning to pre-pandemic levels of lubricant consumption, an industry insider said, boosted by strong growth in automotive production and sales volume, along with improved financial performance by textile companies because of a free trade agreement with the European Union.

From Other Editions of Lube Report

U.S. Agency Upbeat on Rerefining

Martin Midstream Sells Mega Lubricants

More Aggressive Climate Tack for Europe?

Briefly Noted

The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand’s new chemical laboratory in Sai Noi district in central Thailand includes a petroleum product analysis laboratory that can analyze industrial and automotive lubricants.