7th May, 2013
Oil majors release Q1 reports
14th May, 2013
The drive for US gas is affecting the energy majors' profitability, but the lubes sector is running a tighter ship. The internet is forcing an omni-channel model in the retail sector and OATS is re-aligning its Bulletin from next month.
20th February, 2013
Latin American nation is looking to fill a dollar gap with cash for oil deals with China and Chevron and
18th February, 2013
Fourth quarter results for 2012 showed a mixed bag from the likes of BP, ExxonMobil, Shell and Chevron
28th January, 2013
Despite Baghdad's opposition, Genel Energy continues Kurdish oil exports, while BP may have approval for exploration takeover.
23rd January, 2013
Chevron to explore Pearl River Basin with Chinese counterpart
7th January, 2013
Phillips 66 and Chevron plan 2013 capital budgets worth around $40bn, with Phillips 66 also announcing creation of an MLP.
8th November, 2012
BP defied the analysts with strong Q3 results as most of the other oil majors see poor performance.
9th October, 2012
Chevron has revealed a new hydraulic pump lubes range
24th September, 2012
Korean company to expand China presence
15th August, 2012
Oil majors show drop in Q2 profits with BP the hardest hit, while its asset sale continues with the Carson Refinery.
10th July, 2012
Chevron has consolidated its gas engine oils under a single brand
4th May, 2012
Shell and Chevron both announced positive Q1 figures.
1st May, 2012
Chevron Malaysia is putting more of its Caltex service stations in the hands of retailers, while Crevier announces new facility
21st April, 2012
Argentina surprised the oil and finance world by 'nationalising' YPF, scuppering a potential Sinopec deal and is now looking to Brazil's Petrobras for production investment
4th April, 2012
News Chevron lube of medium and heavy-duty natural gas vehicles.
2nd April, 2012
Record earnings, a new plant site and political manouverings have kept Chevron Lanka busy at the start of the year.
7th March, 2012
Oronite announces its new additive package for heavy-duty truck lubes.
6th February, 2012
Oil majors and lubes producers continue to make significant profits, but Q4 figures reflect a tough end of year for most.
8th December, 2011
Chevron and Marathon Oil announce significant expenditure plans for 2012 exploration
2nd December, 2011
Prista takes on UzTexaco stake to increase its lubes output.
3rd November, 2011
Shell, ExxonMobil and Chevron all revealed strong Q3 results, although ConocoPhilips saw a fall.
14th October, 2011
BP commits to largest North Sea investment along with key partners to keep oil flowing.
3rd October, 2011
Chevron set to sell its Namibian assets, but Tullow faces further delays to its proposed exploration sell-off.
4th August, 2011
Q2 results mixed for the major oil and lubes producers.
11th February, 2011
Chevron has sold the majority of its Spanish operations to Cepsa.
2nd February, 2011
Chevron is set to extend its largest wholly-owned refinery with a new Base Oil production facility.
31st January, 2011
Chevron, Ashland and Conoco all showed positive finishes to the financial year.
24th November, 2010
BP is to sell five of its African marketing businesses, while Chevron sells marketing and aviation in the Caribbean and Central America.
1st November, 2010
Quarterly figures from the lubes and chemical produces show positives across both sectors.
6th October, 2010
An alliance between Baker Hughes and Intertek is set to enhance cargo treatment additives services, while Chevron Oranite has appointed Azelis as its Euro distributor
6th October, 2010
Chevron gained permission to drill north of the Shetland Islands as a new report reveals the potential cost of North Sea decomissioning
22nd June, 2010
Chevron has launched its Clarity marine lubricant range into Europe.
14th May, 2010
Chevron continue its downstream restructure with further job losses.
5th May, 2010
The major oil producers have reported a strong start to 2010 with significant improvements in Q1 earnings
20th April, 2010
Crude prices reach 18-month high; Opec supports price hike and Brazil; Petrobras strengthens Asian exports; Denbury makes $900m sale; and Shell and Chevron celebrate deepwater success.
1st April, 2010
Aramco expands its Yanbu refinery; Shell and BP consolidate in Africa; Chevron contracts but expands in Sri Lanka; better news for Fuchs; Ford sells Volvo to China; Renault-Nissan join forces with Daimler; and Afton buys Polartech.
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3rd October, 2009
The lastest GF-5 specs are drafted; passenger car oils will lead the lubricants recovery according to Kline; Nigeria's base oil import ban is a cause for debate and Chevron pulls out of India.
3rd October, 2009
Chevron gains a new Chairman; GM and ILSAC lose a key figure; PTT buys into Total's blending operations and Rhein Chemie opens in China.
13th July, 2009
A picture that tells a different story; the ultimate folding bicycle for your helicopter and Chevron cited in a prenup are all part of the fun and frolics in pick'n'mix this month.
7th June, 2009
The Fiat, Chrysler, GM, Magna loop is finally closed; Shell undergoes a major restructure; Chevron and ExxonMobil have a busy month and there is plenty of activity in Malaysia.