Base oils & Lubes

DYM Resources at 13th European Base Oils & Lubricants Summit in Lisbon

The 13th ACI Base Oils and Lubricants Summit in Portugal is getting near and DYM Resources is very much looking to participate in. This time our company will be represented by our Managing Director Denis Varaksin on 16th-17th November in Lisbon. The 2022 European Lubricants Summit will bring together senior base oil and lubricants manufactures, […]
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Tatneft starts VHVI-6 loadings

Tatneft started production of Group III 6 cSt base oil (VHVI-6) at the TANECO refinery in Nizhnekamsk. After the installation of the furnace and vacuum column, in addition to the previously produced base oils 2 cSt and 4 cSt, it became possible to produce 6 cSt grade.  According to Argus Media, the nominal crude oil primary […]
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Global lube player to exit Russian market

Shell plans to sell its Russian lubricant blending plant and all its fuel stations in Russia to Lukoil, according to insider’s information. On March 8th, Shell announced its intent to withdraw from Russian oil and gas. By the end of 2022 Shell is planning to completely stop cooperation with Russia.   Shell’s blending plant, located in Torzhok […]
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Russian base oil exports decrease 12% in January

Base oils exports by railroad from Russia dropped 12% compared to the previous month to 109’000 tons of base oils. It is the lowest January volume in three years.  January decline in exports came after record-high exports in December, when they reached 123’000 tons. The main reason for export decrease were congestions in Russian and Baltic […]
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