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November

 
 
Nov. 16, 2017:  KLINE PREDICTS ANNUAL GROWTH RATE OF 5% FOR BIO-LUBRICANTS MARKET SEGMENT
F+L Daily
 
U.S.-based consulting firm Kline & Co.'s latest report on the bio-lubricants market projects a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5% for this segment over the next five years. "Plenty of space for growth resides within the finished lubricants market, particularly within niche markets, such as bio-lubricants. Currently comprised of roughly 1% of the total finished lubricant market and driven by governmental regulations, it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5% over the next five years,"Kline said in a statement.
 
 
 
Nov. 2, 2017:  Driving Base Oil in the Future
Lubes'n'Greases
 
These evolving technological and environmental requirements in the auto industry. as well as changes in base oil supply, are creating demand for lower viscosity, higher performance base stocks, according to Parsippany, New Jersey-based market research firm Kline & Co.
 
 
 
 
 

October

 
 
Oct. 31, 2017:  Rebound Forecasted for Asia-Pacific
Lube Report Asia
 
After two consecutive years of decline, lubricant demand in the Asia-Pacific region should rebound to grow at a compound average annual rate of 0.9 percent to reach 17.7 million tons in 2021, an official from Kline & Co. consultants said last week.
 
 
 
Oct. 23, 2017:  Shell Lubricants Remains Global Market Leader for 11th Consecutive Year
OEM/Lube News
 
Shell Lubricants has been recognized as the global market leader for the 11th consecutive year, marking the start of two decades of undisputed industry leadership. This accolade was confirmed in the recently published Kline & Company's 15th Edition Global Lubricants Industry: Market Analysis and Assessment: 2016-2026 report. The report covers the sector in 2016.
 
 
 
Oct. 17, 2017:  EVs May Alter China's Lube Demand
Lube Report Asia
 
Disruptive technologies such as electric vehicles will cause China's demand for engine oils to decline faster than expected, said Steven Zhang of Kline & Co. at a conference in Beijing last month.
 
 
 
Oct. 17, 2017:  Middle East Bucks Global Downturn
Lubes'n'Greases
 
During the Base Oils and Lubes Middle East 2017 conference in May in Dubai, Milind Phadke, director of energy at Kline & Co. told delegates that preliminary estimates showed that Group I base stocks repesented almost 75 percent of the Middle East market in 2016.
 
 
 
Oct. 9, 2017:  Regional Players Lead Commercial Segment
Lube Report Asia
 
A group of more than 900 local minors collectively held around 32 percent of China's 7 million metric tons per year lubricants market in 2015, due mainly to their stronghold on the commercial vehicles segment, according to a report this year from U.S.-based consultancy Kline & Co.
 
 
 
Oct. 7, 2017:  India: The Land of Milk, Honey, and Motor Oil
Lubes'n'Greases
 
India's finished lubricants market encompasses a lot more than just vehicle oils, according to Parsippany, New Jersey-based consultancy Kline & Co. Industrial Oils make up 24 percent of its demand, for example, and process oils alone account for a whopping 30 percent of the market.
 
 
 
Oct. 4, 2017:  Alternative Waxes Gain Market Share
Lubes'n'Greases
 
The global wax market - which consists of petroleum, synthetic, vegetable and animal waxes - was estimated at 10.5 billion pounds in 2016, according to United States-based consultancy Kline & Co. Petroleum waxes accounted for around 70 percent of the global wax market, followed by other waxes.
 
 
 
 
 

September

 
 
Sep. 13, 2017:  Global Lube Demand Projected as Flat
Lubes'n'Greases
 
Global lubricant demand is expected to increase at a compound annual rate of less than 1 percent, to 41 million metric tons by 2021, according to consultancy Kline & Co., with the continued shift to synthetics both suppressing volumetric growth and boosting revenues in some countries.
 
 
 

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