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February 8, 2019

Volume 6 Issue 6

Asia Forecast to Raise PIB Demand

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Polyisobutylene demand in Asia-Pacific currently lags behind North America and Europe, but is expected to take a big leap forward in the next decade, according to consultancy Kline & Co. Driven by growing additive demand and production capacity, Asia-Pacific will lead in PIB demand by 2028. read more

Briefly Noted

Sinopec's Great Wall Lubricants signed an agreement with Mercedes-Benz in Fuji to provide after-sales services for certain Mercedes-Benz models. A fire broke out at a RM Level lubricant warehouse in Narayanganj, Bangladesh this week. A reported Tk 6 crore (U.S. $715,000) worth of lubricants were lost in the fire.