Base Oil Price Report


By Tim Sullivan

U.S. base oil producers reported no price changes in the wake of terrorist attacks in New York and Washington, D.C. Tuesday. One marketer downplayed the likelihood of near-term increases stemming from the violence.

I think its a matter of demand, the marketer said Tuesday afternoon. And if things come to a halt like they have today, there wont be any increase in lube consumption.

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