North America may be the home of API, but the organization’s next engine oil category, API SN Plus, should also spread to other regions, according to industry insiders. Officials from two lubricant additive companies told Lube Report it only makes sense since small displacement, direct injected and turbocharged engines are also common in Asia-Pacific. read more
February 9, 2018
Volume 5 Issue 6
Gulf Oil Lubricants India and Savita Oil Technologies posted increased profits and revenues for the quarter ending Dec. 31 of last year, while Chevron Lubricants Lanka reported decreased operating profit and revenue for the quarter and full year. read more
Switzerland-based lubricants manufacturer Motorex Australia announced a partnership with Husqvarna Motorcycles Australia, an Austria-based motorcycle manufacturer, becoming Motorex Husqvarna’s exclusive first-fill supplier. Husqvarna will also recommend the use of Motorex products from the lubricant manufacturer’s Motoline product line for servicing purposes. BP Castrol and Renault Sport Racing will collaborate on developing advanced mobility solutions and new technologies as an extension of their already established supply relationship. Through this deal, BP will now work with the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance.