Volume 3 Issue 39

Brenntag Adopts New Structure

Chemicals distributor Brenntag said last week that it will change its operating model by forming two units – one to su...

In Russia, Clawing Back from Lockdown

Lukoil’s LLK International and Total’s subsidiary in Russia both suffered setbacks due to the country’s COVID-19 l...

Total Acquires Lubrilog

French energy major Total announced last week that it had acquired Lubrilog SAS, thereby strengthening Total’s presenc...

Briefly Noted

Registrations of new passenger cars in the European Union fell to 769,525 in August, down 19% from 949,034 in August 2019, according to data released by the European Automobile Manufacturers Association. Among the largest EU markets, Germany and France posted the largest declines, both down 20%, while Italy had the smallest drop, 0.4%.