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Synthetics base stock market  


The global finished lubricant market is expected to grow at a rate of roughly 3 percent in volume. The forecasted growth rate for synthetic lubricants, however, is much higher.

2017 – 2021 global lubricant market forecast  

Synthetic lubricant penetration by sector  

Demand for advanced performance

Today’s market demands contribute to growth of synthetic lubricants

Find out more about energy trends in Outlook for Energy: A View to 2040.

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