Argentina

YPF Distributes Chevron Base Oils

YPF Distributes Chevron Base Oils

Lube Report Americas - June 28, 2020

Chevron Products Co. announced a base oil distribution agreement with Argentine energy company YPF S.A., adding its seco ...

Coronavirus Constricts Lithium Supplier Livent

Coronavirus Constricts Lithium Supplier Livent

Lube Report Americas - March 24, 2020

Lithium supplier Livent Corp. suspended operations at its two Argentinian facilities this week in accordance with a nati ...

Car Sales Mixed in Latin America

Car Sales Mixed in Latin America

Lube Report Americas - February 5, 2020

Vehicle sales for last year were up in Brazil and Colombia but down in Mexico, Argentina and Chile, according to data fr ...

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Petronas Closes Argentina Plant

Lube Report Americas - October 30, 2019

Malaysias Petronas Lubricants International recently closed its lubricant blending plant near Buenos Aires, Argentina, a ...

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Mobil Re-positions in Argentina

Lube Report Americas - August 28, 2019

ExxonMobil is working to reposition its Mobil brand in some South American countries, including Argentina where it recen ...

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Taking Advantage of Crude Price Volatility

Lube Report Americas - August 21, 2019

A consultant told an industry conference that lubricant companies can benefit from crude oil price volatility if they ca ...

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Puma In, Petrobras Out at Argentina Plant

Lube Report Americas - April 10, 2019

The new owner of a blending plant in Avellaneda, Argentina has entered a contract to make lubricants for Puma Energy, an ...

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South America Survives Without PdVSA Base Oils

Lube Report Americas - February 6, 2019

The sidelining of base oil plants operated by Venezuelas national oil company may be crippling that nations lubricant in ...

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Shell Completes Sale of Argentina Assets

Lube Report Americas - October 10, 2018

Shell announced last week the closing of its sale of downstream assets in Argentina to Raizen - a 50-50 joint venture be ...

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Trafigura Acquires Blend Plant in Argentina

Lube Report Americas - June 13, 2018

Trafigura Group Pte. Ltd. closed last month on the purchase of most of Pampa Energias downstream assets in Argentina. Th ...

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Shell Sells Argentina Business to JV

Lube Report Americas - April 25, 2018

Shell announced yesterday that it agreed to sell its downstream business in Argentina to Raizen, a 50-50 joint venture w ...