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Global Petroleum Additives Industry


Petroleum Additives Market - A Primer II-1

Fuel Oil Additives Market - The Faster Growing Segment II-2

Factors Influencing Lubricant Functions (Thermal and

Oxidative Stability is Imperative) II-3

Lubricating Oil Additives Market: The Larger Segment II-3

Analysis by Functional Class II-4

An Insight into End-Use Markets of Lube Oils II-4

Engine Oil Additives II-5

Driveline Additives II-5

Industrial Additives II-5

HDMO & PCMO - Major Applications of Lube Oils II-6

Lubricant Additives Hold the Key II-6

Economic Uncertainties & End-Use Market Dynamics Affect Growth II-7

Emerging Markets: Drivers of Future Economic Growth II-7

Going Forwards II-8

Competitive Landscape II-8

Table 1: Leading Players in the Global Lube and Fuel Oil

Additives Market (2011): Percentage Share Breakdown of Sales

for Lubrizol, Exxon-Shell, Ethyl, Chevron, and Others

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-8

Table 2: Global Lubricant Additives Market (2011): PercentageShare Breakdown of Value Sales for Lubrizol, Infineum,Chevron Oronite, Afton Chemical and Others (includescorresponding Graph/Chart) II-9


'Value Added' Margins for Petroleum Additives II-10

Refiners Use Petroleum Additives to Enhance Product Performance II-10

Tightening Regulatory Standards Drive R&D Efforts II-10

Environmental Concerns & Petroleum Additives II-10

Aftermarket Additives - Concerns over Mass-Marketed Products II-11

Capacity Expansion: Trend in Making II-11

Consolidation in Petroleum Additives Market II-11

Research & Development Activities II-12

Innovation - Name of the Game II-12

Testing II-12

Regulatory Issues II-12

Lubricating Oil Standards II-12

Regulating Agencies II-12

The International Lubricant Standardization and Approval

Committee II-12

American Petroleum Institute, the Society of Automotive

Engineers and the American Society of Testing and Materials II-12

Regulating Bodies in Different Regions/Countries II-13

REACH Regulation II-13

3. LUBRICANTS MARKET - AN OVERVIEW II-14Impact of Recession on the Global Lubricants Market in Retrospect II-14Current Scenario: Optimism Tempered by Uncertainty II-14Factors Impacting the Lubricating Oil Industry II-14Developing Regions: Largest Markets for Lubricants II-15Engine Oils Dominate the Lubricants Market II-15Review of Automotive Lubricant Market in Select Regions II-16Investments and Capacity Expansions of Lubes and Base Oils toIncrease II-16Lubricating Oil Industry - Industry Composition II-16Key Companies by Category II-17Flow Chart of Value Chain for Lubricants II-17Competitive Scenario in Specific Geographic Regions II-18Focus on Distribution & Product Differentiation II-18

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