2020 crystal ball

2020 Vision

OATS MD, Mike Skypala, gazes into the Lubes Sector crystal ball with the help of some industry influencers.

View from the Bridge - November 2016

Could the role of the car in global society be waning? If so, what are the implications for the lubricants industry and motor oil?

View from the Bridge - November 15

As global growth swithes from China to the US, the lubes industry looks to increased viscocity and biolubes for a sustainable future.

View from the Bridge - Bulletin 154

The re-balance in the lubricants economy; UEIL conference contributions, refining over-capacity squeezes the oil majors and the Middle East enters the fray and how the lubes industry is helping to drive F1.

Tags in Tags

ACEA(25) additives(100) Africa(102) Afton Chemical(19) And finally(311) API(32) Aramco(5) Asia(233) Australasia(14) Australia(43) automotive industry(543) Aviation(36) base oil(50) BASF(4) Bikes(11) bio fuels(64) bio lubes(43) BMW(36) BP(123) Brazil(35) Calumet(7) Castrol(42) Chevrolet(7) Chevron(84) China(1098) China and finally(145) China Internet Marketing(99) China Lubes Marketing(91) China lubes news(137) China Lubes Tech(105) China OEM Equipment(107) CNOOC(57) CNPC(74) CO2 emissions(118) ConocoPhillips(46) Corporate News(302) Daimler(13) Dexos(9) e-commerce(46) electric vehicles(78) electric vehicles (117(4) Environment(115) Environment and Regulatory watch(207) Eurasia(11) Europe(566) ExxonMobil(122) F1(14) Facebook(18) Ferrari(12) Fiat Chrysler(17) Ford(45) Forecasts(85) Forrester(13) fracking(10) Fuchs(63) Gazprom(21) Germany (1)GF-5(7) GF-6(11) GM(54) Google(28) grease(21) Great Wall(30) Holly(6) hybrids(11) hydraulics(8) IEA(10) ILMA(7) ILSAC(18) India(86) Infineum(13) innovation(112) Inovation and environment(39) Internet marketing(217) Japan(51) Kline(19) Lubes marketing(311) Lubes news(276) Lubes tech(313) Lubricants(363) Lubrizol(30) marine(63) Mazda(13) Middle East(129) mining(14) Mobil1(11) Mobile technology(89) motorsport(59) N America(267) Nissan(33) North America(214) OATS(33) Obama(9) OEM and automotive(133) OEM Equipment(271) oil prices(15) OPEC(15) Petrobras(5) PetroChina(41) Petronas(20) Phillips 66(31) Porsche(12) Q8(5) rail(6) regulatory and standards(100) Renault(17) Repsol(10) Rosneft(18) Russia(99) S America(53) Scandinavia(36) shale(15) Shell(194) Sinopec(110) social media(31) Statoil(12) Tata (1)Total(94) Toyota(54) Twitter(10) UEIL(13) US (1)Valvoline(18) View from the Bridge(121) Volkswagen(82) Volvo(38) waste(24) white papers(29)