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Brazilian Group II Appetite Grows

Exports of Group II base oils from the United States to Brazil grew for the third consecutive year in 2019 as Brazil’s demand for more advanced lubricant formulations continues to grow. US exports of Group II products to Brazil hit

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Base Oil Break Up

US base oil exporters are facing significant demand changes because of higher Group II availability in Europe and the continued global switch from Group I to Group II base oils. Higher availability, more competitive prices and a wider range of

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The Base Oil Transition to Group II

The global base oils market is going through a structural change in the face of more advanced emissions and quality requirements across numerous markets including the shipping, industrial and automobile sectors. Base oils are used alongside additives to produce lubricants

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