Volume 5 Issue 3
A recent survey of Russian motorists found that Shell, Lukoil and ExxonMobil were the most recognized motor oil brands in 2021, the same results as in 2020. It also found that a majority of motorists change the oil once a year.
Custom Content in association with Valvoline
Valvoline continues to cement its status as a leading provider of greases and is proud to have recently received accreditation for its new state-of-the-art laboratory and R&D facility in Krusevac, Serbia.
Lubricant demand in France was up year over year in November 2021 for the first time since August and only the second time since May, lifted by substantial increases in demand for passenger car engine oil and industrial lubricants.
Passenger car registrations in the European Union declined 2% to 9.7 million units in 2021, despite the record low base of comparison of 2020, due to impacts related to the global semiconductor shortage, the European Automobile Manufacturers Association reported today. “This fall was the result of the semiconductor shortage that negatively impacted car production throughout the year, but especially during the second half of 2021,” ACEA said in a news release. “Indeed, last year total EU ca...