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Global Lubricants: Market Analysis and Assessment

Base Year: 2016
Published October 2017
Forecasts to 2021 and 2026

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Base Year: 2017
To be Published 3rd Qtr 2018
Forecasts to 2022 and 2027

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  • Description
  • Regional Coverage: North America, South America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East

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    In continuous publication since 2003, Global Lubricants: Market Analysis and Assessment provides a comprehensive, in-depth analysis of automotive and industrial finished lubricant products, end-use industries, trade classes, major suppliers, and market trends in the leading country markets and regions.

    This Report Helps Subscribers to:

    • Assess the current size of the global finished lubricants market by geographic region and product categories
    • Understand emerging product, performance, promotion, pricing, and channels of distribution trends
    • Identify barriers to growth and develop strategies to overcome them
    • Analyze the leading suppliers that are active in the global marketplace and their tactics and strategies
    • Evaluate opportunities for mergers, acquisitions, and alliances
    • Assess opportunities for revenue growth in flat to declining markets
  • Contents
  • Year in Review
    • Global lubricant industry market review
    • Top 20 global lubricants supplier market share
    • Lubricant performance trends
    • Lubricant basestock market review
    • Competitive review
    • Overview of leading country markets and region
    Country Market Profiles
    • Country overview including political and economic background, trade barriers, vehicle parc- sales- production, basestock and additive manufacturing and supply
    • Commercial automotive market segment overview: product category, type, viscosity grade, API service category, on-highway and off-highway, synthetics penetration, supplier market share, forecast and assumptions
    • Consumer automotive overview: product category, type, viscosity grade, API service category, installed and retail, synthetics, supplier market share, forecast and assumptions
    • Industrial oils and fluids overview: product category, type, viscosity grade, leading industries, synthetics, supplier market share, forecast and assumptions
    • Appraisal
    Lubricant Supplier Profiles
    • Background and organizational structure
    • Financial performance
    • Recent developments
    • Basestocks and additives production and manufacturing
    • Finished lubricants
    • Distribution and marketing
    • Appraisal

    Table 1: Country Markets for Subscriber Selection
    Argentina Bangladesh
    Brazil Cambodia
    Chile China
    Columbia India
    EUROPE Kazakhstan
    Austria Myanmar
    France Sri Lanka
    Italy Taiwan
    Portugal Nigeria
  • Scope
  • Global Lubricants: Market Analysis and Assessment provides a detailed independent appraisal of the finished automotive and industrial lubricants industry and identifies market opportunities and challenges for lubricant suppliers, distributors, lubricant additive suppliers, and basestock manufacturers.

    • Industrial oils and fluids: hydraulic fluid, compressor and refrigeration oils, turbine and circulating oils, gear oil, grease, and other general industrial oils and fluids
    • Process oils: white, electrical, rubber, and all other
    • Industrial engine oil: natural gas, railroad, marine, aviation piston aircraft, and all other
    • Consumer automotive lubricants: passenger car engine oil, 2T/4T, ATF, gear oil, and grease
    • Commercial automotive lubricants: heavy duty engine oil, hydraulic and transmission fluid, gear oil, and grease
    • Metalworking fluids: removal, forming, protecting, and treating fluids
    • Penetration levels of synthetic and semi-synthetics will be analyzed and assessed
  • Key Benefits
  • This market study assists senior executives, product and market managers, strategic planners, raw material suppliers, and lubricant distributors to assess the market for their products and understand their competition on a global level.

    • Customized report covering your choice of 10 country market and/or supplier profiles plus a comprehensive Year in Review PowerPoint document summarizing the overall global lubricants industry
    • Accurately estimating the current size of the global lubricant market by geographic region and product type
    • Identifying barriers to growth and developing strategies to overcome them
    • Evaluate opportunities for mergers, acquisitions, and alliances
    • Identify volume and revenue growth opportunities at the product level (synthetics) or channel level (for example franchised workshop), especially in country markets with little or no growth
    • Identify macro and micro-economic trends shaping and driving the global lubricants industry
  • Methodology
  • Kline’s approach places the principal emphasis on primary research techniques to ensure that the foundation of business intelligence and insight is accurate, current, and reliable. Building on our 50-plus years in the business and leveraging our worldwide network of offices, our teams of seasoned professionals draw upon pragmatic industrial and commercial experience to understand and interpret global impacts and local perspectives.

    Primary Research
    We Know Who to Talk to. We Know How to Listen.

    A high number of in-depth discussions are conducted by each analyst. Up to 60% of interviews are done with the true industry insiders!

    Kline’s analysts draw upon pragmatic experience to understand global impacts and local perspectives. Our interviews engage experts across all pertinent fields and sectors including:

    • Marketers/manufacturers
    • Distributors
    • Government agencies
    • Retailers
    • Suppliers
    • Trade organizations

    Secondary Research
    We Know Where to Look – Mining the Details.

    Analysis is further supplemented by secondary research, consisting of constant tracking of annual company reports, national statistics bureaux, trade/ industrial/professional associations and the like.

    Relevant developments are diligently followed and their impact closely monitored. Reports also draw upon non-confidential data from Kline’s internal database, consisting of over half a century’s syndicated research.

    Comprehensive Market Intelligence
    We Know How to Verify.

    Data are rigorously analyzed, cross-checked, distilled and validated. Kline’s proven methodology allows exceptionally effective, precise and reliable market intelligence procurement and assessment, giving subscribers a solid foundation on which to grow, refine and expand their business with confidence.

    Kline Credentials

    Kline is a leading global management consulting and market research firm offering the complete spectrum of services. The firm has served the management consulting and market research needs of organizations in the chemicals, materials, energy, life sciences, and consumer products industries for over 50 years.

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