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Chinese majors collaborate with e-commerce giants

Tencent and Alibaba are teaming up with Sinopec and CNPC, respectively

Tags: China, China Internet Marketing, CNPC, Internet marketing, Mobile technology, Sinopec

4th April, 2016        

Taicang lubes base continues to attract investment

Foreign and domestic majors are increasing their presence in the port town

Tags: BP, Castrol, China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, ExxonMobil, Lubes tech

31st October, 2015        

Diesel sales giving way to gasoline due to rising consumer class

Industrial diesel sales slump as Chinese consumer class uses more gasoline

Tags: China, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, Lubes marketing, PetroChina

27th September, 2015        

Kunlun pioneers National V standard lubes

The CNPC subsidiary achieves international standards with its Tianrun line of lubes

Tags: API, China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, ILSAC, Lubes tech, S America

24th August, 2015        

China View from the Bridge: July 2015

Energy M&A slows down as Chinese firms concentrate on improving their domestic offering, creating more competition for international firms in the region

Tags: China, CNOOC, CNPC, e-commerce, Shell, Sinopec, View from the Bridge

28th June, 2015        

CNPC and Tencent collaborate on digital transformation

Two corporate giants team up to improve efficiency and share resources

Tags: China, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, Lubes marketing

27th June, 2015        

Chinese energy M&As slowing down

Sinopec, CNPC and CNOOC are scaling back on investments both at home and abroad

Tags: China, China Lubes Tech, CNOOC, CNPC, Lubes tech, Sinopec

27th June, 2015        

CNPC leading the way in biolubricants market

Global biolubes sales are slated to rise 6.3% over between 2014-2015

Tags: bio lubes, China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, Lubes tech

25th May, 2015        

Former CNPC Chairman confesses to bribery charges

Jiang Jiemin has admitted to taking bribes in one of China's most high profile corruption cases

Tags: And finally, China, China and finally, CNPC

26th April, 2015        

Tencent, Alibaba and China Mobile most valuable brands

Mobile and digital companies overtake banks and oilcos as China's most valuable brands

Tags: China, China Internet Marketing, CNPC, e-commerce, Internet marketing, Sinopec

26th April, 2015        

CNPC signs strategic agreements

Chinese oil major partners with Caterpillar and CASIC

Tags: China, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, Lubes marketing

19th April, 2015        

CNPC subsidiary fined for polluting as fire rages at Fujian PX plant

Lanzhou fines a CNPC subsidiary for polluting while a fire at a Fujian paraxylene plant releases harmful chemicals

Tags: China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, Lubes tech

19th April, 2015        

Sinopec Chairman defends oil giant’s impact on pollution

Fu Chengyu claims local authorities have more say in emissions controls than nationwide operators

Tags: China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, CO2 emissions, Lubes tech, Lubricants, Sinopec

22nd March, 2015        

PSA Peugeot Citroën is top in Europe for emissions reduction

PSA Peugeot Citroën is first in reducing emissions at end-2014 in Europe, with an average of 110.3 grams of CO2 per kilometre, compared with an average of 123.7 grams for the European market.

Tags: CNPC, CO2 emissions, Europe, Lubes tech, Renault

9th February, 2015        

CNPC pushes National IV oils in Xinjiang

The Chinese major is pushing emissions reducing products in Western China

Tags: China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, Lubes tech

21st December, 2014        

Great Wall releases new taxi lube

Chinese oil major pioneers a lubricant for tough taxi conditions

Tags: automotive industry, China, China OEM Equipment, CNPC, Great Wall, OEM Equipment

18th September, 2014        

Kunlun targets luxury car segment

Chinese lubes producer launches the high-end Tianrun aimed at top spec cars

Tags: China, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, Lubes marketing

27th July, 2014        

View from the Bridge - China, June 2014

30 years of OATS has seen plenty of change in the global and Chinese lubricants markets. Now China's oil majors are under pressure from smaller domestic producers and larger overseas competitors. 2014 is a time of convergence both nationally and internationally.

Tags: China, CNPC, ExxonMobil, Lubricants, Shell, Sinopec, View from the Bridge

28th May, 2014        

Major reforms in China’s state-owned energy sector

Oil giants are streamlining operations, leaving more space for competitors

Tags: China, China Lubes Tech, CNOOC, CNPC, Lubes tech, Sinopec

22nd May, 2014        

Chinese lubes majors feel the pinch

Sinopec and CNPC are under increasing pressure from foreign and domestic oil producers

Tags: BP, Castrol, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, ExxonMobil, Fuchs, Lubes marketing, Shell, Sinopec

21st May, 2014        

Kunlun prepares for National V standards

The Chinese producer is strengthening OEM ties and upgrading base oil quality

Tags: China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, Lubes tech

23rd February, 2014        

High-end lubes a hit with Chongqing consumers

Great Wall's Justar premium lubricants are proving popular in central China

Tags: China, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, Great Wall, Lubes marketing

18th February, 2014        

Pipeline blast calls energy companies' safety into question

A deadly explosion near Qingdao is causing energy producers to reevaluate their safety protocols

Tags: China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, Lubes tech, Sinopec

15th December, 2013        

Chinese oil majors' sales and production up

CNPC shows steady growth in the first three quarters, while Sinopec's lubes sales have grown 30%

Tags: China, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, Lubes marketing, Sinopec

16th November, 2013        

Trading oil is a guessing game in China

With limited official information, oil traders are turning to alternative sources for data

Tags: BP, China, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, Lubes marketing, oil prices, Sinopec

3rd November, 2013        

China's majors lose base oil market share

Increasing competition amongst oil companies makes for a buyers' market for lubes blenders

Tags: China, China Lubes Marketing, CNPC, Lubes marketing, Sinopec

5th October, 2013        

CNPC, Sinopec projects fail to meet emissions standards

Projects suspended after failing Government regulations.

Tags: China, China Lubes Tech, CNPC, Lubes tech, Sinopec

23rd September, 2013        

Daqing lab to analyse over 2000 lubes samples

PetroChina to test lubes quaklyt to help integration and save costs.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes tech, PetroChina

26th August, 2013        

CNPC develops National V gasoline

Chinese oil major meets and exceeds the latest fuel regs with new production batch

Tags: China, CNPC, Environment, regulatory and standards, Lubes tech, PetroChina

23rd August, 2013        

PDVSA signs $4bn China loan deal

Venezuelan oil producer gains China money for domestic production boost

Tags: Chevron, China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes marketing, S America

20th June, 2013        

View from the Bridge - China, June 2013

Tensions between China's dipping PMI and expanding auto industry sending mixed messages. Is there a danger of over-reaction to short-term figures? Is China's lubes industry ready to cope with an increasingly competitive market?

Tags: China, CNPC, Lubricants, View from the Bridge

28th May, 2013        

Kunlun to focus on better quality lubes

Chinese lubes maker to drop low-quality product in the face of quality competition.

Tags: China, CNPC, Environment, regulatory and standards, Lubes marketing

24th May, 2013        

More changing of the guard in China

CNPC and Development Bank bosses move into new roles

Tags: China, CNPC, Environment and Regulatory watch, Environment, regulatory and standards

22nd April, 2013        

View from the Bridge - China April 2013

As the new Chinese leadership is sworn in, CO2 emissions top the agenda for the regime's plans for the future.

Tags: China, CNPC, CO2 emissions, Sinopec, View from the Bridge

22nd March, 2013        

China willing to join Exxon at Iraqi oilfield

CNPC may form JV with Exxon to exploit Iraqi oil blocks.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, ExxonMobil, Middle East

22nd March, 2013        

China’s oil majors to announce falling profits, say analysts

China's largest oil producers likely to be hit by combination of increased refining costs and fluctuating crude prices and show falling profits for 2012.

Tags: China, CNOOC, CNPC, Corporate News, Forecasts, Renault, Sinopec

22nd March, 2013        

CNPC and Sinopec spend big on refinery upgrades

Cleaner fuel is motivation for refurbishment of refineries by China oil majors

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news, Lubes tech, Sinopec

22nd March, 2013        

India and China bid for stakes Mozambique's Rovuma

ONGC and Oil India have bid for a 20% stake in Mozambique's lucrative Rovuma oil & gas field, but China is also staking a claim

Tags: Africa, China, CNPC, Corporate News, India

21st March, 2013        

View From the Bridge - China March 2012

The potential deal between CNPC and Rosneft will require careful balancing on both sides, but is the balance of influence in the energy sector shifting from West to East?

Tags: China, CNPC, Rosneft, Russia, View from the Bridge

22nd February, 2013        

CNPC-Rosneft in $30bn oil talks

Cash-for-oil deal discussions underway between Chinese and Russian majors.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news, Rosneft, Russia

22nd February, 2013        

South Sudan may have its own oil pipeline

An outbreak of peace between the two Sudanese nations could mean a major new South-North oil pipeline build to start within the year.

Tags: Africa, China, CNPC, Lubes news

19th February, 2013        

Myanmar pipeline to be completed by May

Next piece of Beijing's energy plan forecast to be in place by Spring

Tags: China, CNPC, Forecasts, Lubes news, Middle East

23rd January, 2013        

CNPC misses targets despite increased output

CNPC's 2012 figures show a rise in output but the company still missed its annual oil and gas targets.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Sinopec

23rd January, 2013        

Daqing produces 40m tonnes of crude in 2012

Oilfield continues high output for domestic oil and gas

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news, PetroChina

23rd January, 2013        

Chinese majors invest heavily in LNG

LNG stations are springing up across China, helped by oil majors' investment, as PetroChina buys into Australia's largest project.

Tags: Australia, China, China lubes news, CNOOC, CNPC, Lubes news, Sinopec

24th December, 2012        

CNPC frontrunner to buy Exxon’s Iraqi oil stake

China oil giant may clinch Middle East oil deal, but it's not over yet.

Tags: China lubes news, CNPC, ExxonMobil, ILMA, Middle East, PetroChina

24th December, 2012        

Chinese majors lose out in domestic shale auction

China's major oil producers have had little success in a recent domestic auction for exploration blocks.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNOOC, CNPC

24th December, 2012        

CNPC begins oil production in Afghanistan

Chinese oil major starts drilling in troubled nation's northern provinces.

Tags: Asia, China, China lubes news, CNPC, PetroChina

21st November, 2012        

Afghanistan shortlist

Middle East bidders on shortlist for new Afghanistan exploration project

Tags: Asia, China, CNPC, ExxonMobil, Lubes news, Middle East

15th November, 2012        

CNPC starts work on $19.9bn gas pipeline

West East pipeline adds to China's Asian gas imports

Tags: Asia, China, CNPC, Environment and Regulatory watch, Environment, regulatory and standards

25th October, 2012        

China report shows boost for lubes industry

A new lubes report for China to 2015 shows positive news for the nation's lubes industry.

Tags: automotive industry, China, CNOOC, CNPC, Forecasts, Helix, Lubes news, Lubricants, Shell, Sinopec

25th October, 2012        

Shell to invest $1bn in China shale

Shell looks to exploit nation's massive shale gas resources

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNOOC, CNPC, Lubes news, shale, Shell

24th August, 2012        

China's H1 crude growth far outpaced by natural gas fields

Gas production up as China's oil fields fail to deliver.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNOOC, CNPC, Lubes news, Sinopec

24th August, 2012        

CNPC and CNOOC strengthen foreign ties

China majors increase investment in drilling rights overseas.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNOOC, CNPC, Lubes news, Shell

22nd August, 2012        

CNPC in talks to with Ecuador over $12.5bn refinery

China oil major looks to take on Pacifico operation.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news, S America

24th July, 2012        

CNPC gains approval for LNG storage facility in Hainan

China oil major set to develop major island shipping and storage operation

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news

22nd July, 2012        

CNPC oil equity output booms in H1

PetroChina's parent company reports healthy growth in overseas output.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Corporate News, Middle East, PetroChina

21st July, 2012        

China invests $20bn in Iraqi oilfields

China's oil majors have committed to a significant drilling programme in two northern Iraqi oilfields.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news, Middle East, Sinopec

21st July, 2012        

China loans for Kazakh refinery as CNPC starts plant in Iraq

Kazakh government and oil industry is set to benefit from new deal with China, while CNPC begins operations in Iraq.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Middle East, Russia

25th June, 2012        

CNPC shows interest in Norwegian oil

China oil giant may collaborate with Norway's state-owned producer.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Europe, Lubes news, Statoil

25th June, 2012        

PetroChina, Shell and Hess to explore for shale

Xinjiang region targeted for shale oil project

Tags: China, CNPC, Forecasts, PetroChina, Shell

19th April, 2012        

South Sudan closes supplies as Oryx opens in W Africa

South Sudanese oil suppliers are being shut down, but Oryx boosts lubes production on the other side of the African continent.

Tags: Africa, CNPC, Lubes news, Petronas

6th February, 2012        

CNPC aims at further records after declaring overseas milestone

China's largest energy firm announces record output levels, with more to come over the next four years.

Tags: Africa, China, CNPC, Forecasts, Lubes news, Middle East

20th January, 2012        

Sino-Afghan oil deal signed

CNPC and Afghanistan ink a long-term exploration deal in the Amu Darya Basin.

Tags: Asia, China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news

19th January, 2012        

Sinopec to double overseas output

China's Oil supplier to reach 1m barrels by 2015.

Tags: China, CNPC, Forecasts, Lubes news, Sinopec

19th January, 2012        

Senior managers for face charges over oil spill

Individual managers face charges over China's worst oil spill

Tags: China, CNPC, Environment and Regulatory watch, Environment, regulatory and standards

19th December, 2011        

Chinese oil giants ramp up diesel supply

Oil majors increase diesel supply to ease shortages at government's request.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Sinopec

14th November, 2011        

Chinese oil giants ramp up diesel supply

Oil majors increase diesel supply to ease shortages at government's request.

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC, Sinopec

14th November, 2011        

CNPC forecasts overseas growth

CNPC is looking to foreign resources to secure China's oil futures.

Tags: Australia, China, CNPC, Corporate News, Forecasts, N America, PetroChina

24th October, 2011        

CNPC signs oil deal in Afghanistan

CNPC ignores tough political environment to broker major export contract

Tags: Asia, China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news

24th October, 2011        

CNPC forms JV in Shandong

Oil giant to create JVs with local Shandong refineries

Tags: China, China lubes news, CNPC

23rd September, 2011        

Refinery fires in China and Russia

CNPC refinery catches fire in Liaoning Province and a furnace explodes at Gazprom's Omsk plant.

Tags: China, CNPC, Environment, regulatory and standards, Gazprom, Russia

25th July, 2011        

China steps up global oil investment

China is increasing its global oil presence with new investments in the Middle East, Africa and South America

Tags: Africa, China, CNPC, Forecasts, Middle East, PetroChina, S America

15th July, 2011        

China-Russia venture for oil refinery

Chinese and Russian producers are set to build a multi-billion dollar refinery for 2015.

Tags: car auctions, China, China lubes news, CNPC, Lubes news, Rosneft, Russia

23rd May, 2011        

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