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Lubes industry could be caught in US-China trade war

China may produce more vehicles because of tariff stand-off with US, with the lubes and additives markets being caught in the crossfire.

Tags: automotive industry, China, Lubes marketing, Lubricants, North America, US

28th August, 2018        

China set to hit US lubes with 25% tariff hike

A tit-for-tat tariff battle sees China responding to US legislation with proposed tax increases that would directly target US-made lubricants and base oils.

Tags: China, Lubes marketing, Lubricants, US

18th April, 2018        

US vehicle market hits dip in the road

New auto sales in the US are continuing to decline, which could have a longer-term impact onthe lubes sector.

Tags: ACC, Australasia, automotive industry, Lubes marketing, US

7th September, 2017        

US Automatic Transmission Fluid Survey reveals quality and integrity issues

Misleading labelling and confusion over ATF specifications have been revealed in the Petroleum Quality Institute of America's Automatic Transmission Fluid Survey.

Tags: automotive industry, Lubes marketing, PQIA, US

8th July, 2017        

December is US luxury vehicle month

Experian Automotive discovered more than 10%t of all luxury vehicle registrations between 2010 and 2014 occurred in December.

Tags: Lubes marketing, US

26th December, 2015        

Environmental Protection Agency aims to cut truck carbon emissions

US regulators have proposed new plans for lorries and vans to cut emissions to 2027.

Tags: CO2 emissions, Environment, Lubes tech, US

1st July, 2015        

Independent global lubes market to reach $8.5bn

New research shows growth, but challenges, for lubes before the end of the decade

Tags: Asia, automotive industry, bio lubes, Lubes marketing, Lubricants, US

9th June, 2014        


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