EVs are everywhere, not just on-road and the growth of the delivery sector is driving some of the change.
Weaker oil prices have affected the profits of the oil majors.
The drive to reduce emissions is highlighted in regulation, testing and research.
Women have changed the Saudi auto aftermarket but men remain the focus of marketing in Russia.
Several intiatives to ensure a cleaner evironment are being developed.
China is set to produce cellulosic ethanol despite freezing plans for ethanol-containing gasoline.
Chemical technology is helping to create new bio-lubes, while majors are collaborating with non-lube giants to recycle chemicals and plas
The merger of Peugeot and Fiat Chrysler heads a number of collaborative enterprises in the auto & lubes sectors.
Research and development reveals new, climate positive sources, testing and environmental benefits.
Asia and Africa are seeing an expansion of lubricants manufacture and blending.