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Lubricants Market by Type (Mineral Oil, Synthetic Lubricants, Bio-Based, and Greases), by Application (Transportation and Industrial Machinery & Equipment), and by Region (APAC, EU, NA, MEA, AND SA) - Global Forecast to 2021

By: marketsandmarkets.com
Publishing Date: March 2016
Report Code: CH 2730

 

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The lubricants market is estimated to have accounted for USD 144.45 Billion in 2015 and is projected to reach USD 166.59 Billion by 2021, registering a CAGR of 2.4% between 2016 and 2021. In this report, 2015 is considered as the base year and forecast period is between 2016 and 2021. The global lubricants market has been segmented on the basis of type, application, and region. Transportation is expected to play a key role in fueling the growth of the overall lubricants market, owing to the increased number of on road vehicles. It accounted for the largest market share in the global lubricants market in 2015. However the industrial machinery & equipment is projected to be the fastest-growing application between 2016 and 2021. Mineral oil lubricants are the major type of lubricants owing to its low cost and easy availability.

In this report, market sizes have been derived using both bottom-up and top-down approaches. First, the market size for each type (Mineral Oil Lubricants, Synthetic Lubricants, Bio-Based Lubricants, and Greases) for various regions (Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, the Middle East & Africa and South America) and countries have been identified using secondary and primary research. The overall lubricants market size for various regions and countries has been calculated by adding these individual markets. Regional level lubricants market size has been further broken down on the basis of application, using percentage split gathered during the research. For future growth (CAGR) trends of the lubricants market, the application– transportation (passenger vehicle, commercial vehicle, aviation, and marine) and industrial machinery & equipment have been analyzed. Findings of this study have been verified through primary research by conducting extensive interviews with key officials such as CEOs, VPs, directors, and executives. The breakdown of profiles of primary interviewees is depicted in the below figure:

Lubricants Market

Lubricant is the mixture of base oil and additives. Base oil is derived from crude oil in various refineries such as Jamnagar Refinery (Reliance Industries Ltd.) (India), Paraguana Refinery Complex (PDVSA) (Venezuela), GS Caltex Yeosu Refinery (GS Caltex) (South Korea), and others. Then the additives are added to get lubricants which are further distributed amongst wholesale distributors, retailers, bulk consumers, OEMs, and others. These lubricants are used by the various end-use industries such as automotive, manufacturing, marine, and aviation.

The major lubricants manufacturers are Royal Dutch Shell Plc. (Netherlands), Exxon Mobil Corporation (U.S.), Petrochina Company Limited (China), Sinopec Limited (China), Total S.A. (France), Lukoil (Russia), BP Plc. (U.K.), Chevron Corporation (U.S.), Fuchs Petrolub AG (Germany), Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. (Japan), and others.

The target audiences for the lubricants market report are as follows:

  • Lubricants manufacturers
  • Lubricants suppliers
  • Government and research organizations
  • Lubricant traders, distributors, and suppliers
  • Investment banks and private equity firms
  • Raw material suppliers
  • Service providers
  • End users such as automobile, marine, and manufacturing companies

Scope of the Report:

This report categorizes the global market for lubricants on the basis of type, application, and region.

Market Segmentation, by Type:

The lubricants market has been segmented on the basis of type into mineral oil lubricants, synthetic lubricants, bio-based lubricants, and greases.

Market Segmentation, by Application:

The lubricants market has been segmented on the basis of application into transportation (passenger vehicle, commercial vehicle, aviation, and marine) and industrial machinery & equipment.

Market Segmentation, by Region:

The regional analysis covers Asia-Pacific, Europe, North America, the Middle East & Africa, and South America.

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction (Page No. - 15)
    1.1 Objectives of the Study
    1.2 Market Definition
    1.3 Market Scope
           1.3.1 Years Considered for the Report
    1.4 Currency
    1.5 Limitations
    1.6 Stakeholders

2 Research Methodology (Page No. - 17)
    2.1 Research Data
           2.1.1 Secondary Data
                    2.1.1.1 Key Data From Secondary Sources
           2.1.2 Primary Data
                    2.1.2.1 Key Data From Primary Sources
                    2.1.2.2 Key Industry Insights
                    2.1.2.3 Breakdown of Primaries
    2.2 Market Size Estimation
           2.2.1 Bottom-Up Approach
           2.2.2 Top-Down Approach
    2.3 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
    2.4 Research Assumptions

3 Executive Summary (Page No. - 25)

4 Premium Insights (Page No. - 29)
    4.1 Significant Opportunities for the Lubricants Market
    4.2 Lubricants Market: By Region, 2016-2021
    4.3 Lubricants Market in Asia-Pacific, By Application and Country
    4.4 Lubricants Market Attractiveness
    4.5 Lubricants Market, By Type, 2016 vs 2021
    4.6 Lubricants Ma Rket Share, By Application and By Region, 2015
    4.7 Life Cycle Analysis, By Region

5 Market Overview (Page No. - 36)
    5.1 Introduction
    5.2 Market Segmentation
           5.2.1 Lubricants Market, By Type
           5.2.2 Lubricants Market, By Application
    5.3 Market Dynamics
           5.3.1 Drivers
                    5.3.1.1 Growing Automotive Industry in Asia-Pacific
                    5.3.1.2 Massive Industrial Growth in Asia-Pacific and Africa
                    5.3.1.3 Increased Consumer Awareness Coupled With Stringent Government Regulations Driving Sale of Synthetic Lubricants
           5.3.2 Restraints
                    5.3.2.1 High Price of Synthetic and Bio-Based Lubricants
                    5.3.2.2 Increasing Popularity of Hybrid Electric Vehicles Expected to Lead to Decline in Demand for Lubricants
           5.3.3 Opportunities
                    5.3.3.1 Industrial Growth in the Middle East & Africa
                    5.3.3.2 Bric Countries Expected to Be the Lucrative Markets

6 Industry Trends (Page No. - 42)
    6.1 Introduction
    6.2 Value-Chain Analysis
    6.3 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
           6.3.1 Threat of New Entrants
           6.3.2 Threat of Substitutes
           6.3.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
           6.3.4 Bargaining Power of Buyers
           6.3.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

7 Lubricants Market, By Type (Page No. - 46)
    7.1 Introduction
    7.2 Market Size Estimation
    7.3 Mineral Oil Lubricants
    7.4 Synthetic Lubricants
    7.5 Bio-Based Lubricants
    7.6 Greases

8 Lubricants Market, By Application (Page No. - 56)
    8.1 Introduction
    8.2 Market Size and Projection
    8.3 Transportation (commercial vehicle, passenger vehicle, aviation, marine)
    8.4 Industrial Machinery & Equipment

9 Lubricants Market, By Region (Page No. - 62)
    9.1 Introduction
    9.2 Asia-Pacific
           9.2.1 China
           9.2.2 Japan
           9.2.3 India
           9.2.4 Taiwan
           9.2.5 Thailand
           9.2.6 Australia & NZ
           9.2.7 Malaysia
           9.2.8 South Korea
           9.2.9 Singapore
           9.2.10 Philippines
    9.3 Europe
           9.3.1 Russia
           9.3.2 U.K.
           9.3.3 Germany
           9.3.4 Turkey
           9.3.5 France
           9.3.6 Italy
           9.3.7 Spain
           9.3.8 Poland
    9.4 North America
           9.4.1 U.S.
           9.4.2 Canada
           9.4.3 Mexico
    9.5 Middle East & Africa
           9.5.1 Iran
           9.5.2 Saudi Arabia
           9.5.3 Egypt
           9.5.4 Iraq
           9.5.5 UAE
    9.6 South America
           9.6.1 Brazil
           9.6.2 Argentina
           9.6.3 Chile
           9.6.4 Colombia
           9.6.5 Venezuela

10 Competitive Landscape (Page No. - 132)
     10.1 Overview
     10.2 Ranking of Key Market Players
     10.3 Strategic Benchmarking
             10.3.1 Expansions
     10.4 Competitive Situation and Trends
             10.4.1 Expansions
             10.4.2 Contracts & Agreements
             10.4.3 New Product Lauches
             10.4.4 Acquisitions
             10.4.5 Joint Ventures
             10.4.6 Divestments
             10.4.7 Partnerships & Collaborations

11 Company Profiles (Page No. - 141)
(Company at A Glance, Business Overview, Products Offered, Key Strategy, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis & Mnm View)*
     11.1 Introduction
     11.2 Royal Dutch Shell PLC.
     11.3 Exxonmobil Corporation
     11.4 BP PLC.
     11.5 Chevron Corporation
     11.6 Total S.A.
     11.7 Petrochina Company Limited
     11.8 Sinopec Limited
     11.9 Lukoil
     11.10 Fuchs Petrolub AG
     11.11 Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd

*Details on Company at A Glance, Recent Financials, Products Offered, Strategies & Insights, & Recent Developments Might Not Be Captured in Case of Unlisted Companies.

12 Appendix (Page No. - 169)
     12.1 Insights From Industry Experts
     12.2 Recent Developments
             12.2.1 Expansions, 2012-2013
             12.2.2 Contracts & Agreements, 2012-2013
             12.2.3 New Product Launches, 2012-2013
             12.2.4 Acquisitions, 2012-2013
             12.2.5 Joint Ventures, 2012-2013
     12.3 Discussion Guide
     12.4 Knowledge Store: Marketsandmarkets’ Subscription Portal
     12.5 Introducing RT: Real Time Market Intelligence
     12.6 Available Customizations
     12.7 Related Reports


List of Tables (182 Tables)

Table 1 Lubricants Market, By Type
Table 2 Lubricants Market, By Application
Table 3 Lubricants Raw Material (Base Oil) Classification
Table 4 Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 5 Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 6 Mineral Oil Lubricants Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 7 Mineral Oil Lubricants Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 8 Synthetic Lubricants Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 9 Synthetic Lubricants Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 10 Bio-Based Lubricants Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 11 Bio-Based Lubricants Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 12 Greases Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 13 Greases Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 14 Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 15 Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 16 Lubricants Market Size in Transportation Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 17 Lubricants Market Size in Transportation Application, By Region, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 18 Lubricants Market Size in Industrial Machinery & Equipment Application,  By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 19 Lubricants Market Size in Industrial Machinery & Equipment Application,  By Region, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 20 Lubricants Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 21 Lubricants Market Size, By Region, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 22 Asia-Pacific: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 23 Asia-Pacific: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 24 Asia-Pacific: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 25 Asia-Pacific: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 26 Asia-Pacific: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 27 Asia-Pacific: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 28 China: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 29 China: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 30 China: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 31 China: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 32 Japan: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 33 Japan: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 34 Japan: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 35 Japan: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 36 India: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 37 India: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 38 India: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 39 India: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 40 Taiwan: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 41 Taiwan: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 42 Taiwan: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 43 Taiwan: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 44 Thailand: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 45 Thailand: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 46 Thailand: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 47 Thailand: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 48 Australia & NZ: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 49 Australia & NZ: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 50 Australia & NZ: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 51 Australia & NZ: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 52 Malaysia: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 53 Malaysia: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 54 Malaysia: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 55 Malaysia: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 56 South Korea: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 57 South Korea: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 58 South Korea: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 59 South Korea: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 60 Singapore: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 61 Singapore: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2013-2020 (Kiloton)
Table 62 Singapore: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 63 Singapore: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 64 Philippines: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 65 Philippines: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 66 Philippines: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 67 Philippines: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 68 Europe: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 69 Europe: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 70 Europe: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 71 Europe: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 72 Europe: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 73 Europe: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 74 Russia: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 75 Russia: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 76 Russia: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 77 Russia: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 78 U.K.: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 79 U.K.: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 80 U.K.: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 81 U.K.: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 82 Germany: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 83 Germany: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 84 Germany: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 85 Germany: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 86 Turkey: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 87 Turkey: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 88 Turkey: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 89 Turkey: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 90 France: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 91 France : Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 92 France: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 93 France: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 94 Italy: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 95 Italy: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 96 Italy: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 97 Italy: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 98 Spain: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 99 Spain: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 100 Spain: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 101 Spain: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 102 Poland: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 103 Poland: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 104 Poland: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 105 Poland: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 106 North America: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 107 North America: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 108 North America: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 109 North America: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 110 North America: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 111 North America: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 112 U.S.: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 113 U.S.: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 114 U.S.: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 115 U.S. : Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 116 Canada: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 117 Canada: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 118 Canada: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 119 Canada : Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 120 Mexico: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 121 Mexico: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 122 Mexico: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 123 Mexico : Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 124 Middle East & Africa: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 125 Middle East & Africa: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 126 Middle East & Africa: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 127 Middle East & Africa: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 128 Middle East & Africa: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 129 Middle East & Africa: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 130 Iran: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 131 Iran: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 132 Iran: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 133 Iran: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 134 Saudi Arabia: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 135 Saudi Arabia: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014-2021 (Kiloton)
Table 136 Saudi Arabia: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 137 Saudi Arabia: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 138 Egypt: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 139 Egypt: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 140 Egypt: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 141 Egypt: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 142 Iraq: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 143 Iraq: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014-2021 (Kiloton)
Table 144 Iraq: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 145 Iraq: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 146 UAE: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 147 UAE: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 148 UAE: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 149 UAE: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 150 South America: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 151 South America: Lubricants Market Size, By Country, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 152 South America: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 153 South America: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 154 South America: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 155 South America: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 156 Brazil: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 157 Brazil: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014-2021 (Kiloton)
Table 158 Brazil: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 159 Brazil: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 160 Argentina: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 161 Argentina: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 162 Argentina: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 163 Argentina: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 164 Chile: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 165 Chile: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 166 Chile: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 167 Chile: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 168 Colombia: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 169 Colombia: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 170 Colombia: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 171 Colombia: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 172 Venezuela: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 173 Venezuela: Lubricants Market Size, By Type, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 174 Venezuela: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (USD Million)
Table 175 Venezuela: Lubricants Market Size, By Application, 2014–2021 (Kiloton)
Table 176 Expansions, 2014–2016
Table 177 Contracts & Agreements, 2014–2016
Table 178 New Product Launches, 2014–2016
Table 179 Acquisitions, 2014–2016
Table 180 Joint Ventures, 2014–2016
Table 181 Divestments, 2014–2016
Table 182 Partnerships & Collaborations, 2014–2016


List of Figures (53 Figures)

Figure 1 Lubricants Market: Research Design
Figure 2 Key Data From Secondary Sources
Figure 3 Key Data From Primary Sources
Figure 4 Breakdown of Primary Interviews
Figure 5 Market Size Estimation: Bottom-Up Approach
Figure 6 Market Size Estimation: Top-Down Approach
Figure 7 Market Breakdown and Data Triangulation
Figure 8 Mineral Oil Lubricants to Continue Dominating the Lubricants Market, 2016–2021
Figure 9 Passenger Vehicle Projected to Be the Fastest-Growing  Sub-Application for Lubricants
Figure 10 Middle East& Africa to Be the Fastest-Growing Market for Lubricants, 2016-2021
Figure 11 High Growth in the Lubricants Market Between 2016 and 2021
Figure 12 Asia-Pacific Projected to Be the Biggest Market for Lubricants Between 2016 and 2021
Figure 13 China Accounted for the Largest Market Share in Asia-Pacific in 2015
Figure 14 Rapid Industrialization in Emerging Regions Driving the Demand of Lubricants Between 2016 and 2021
Figure 15 Transportation is the Largest Application of Lubricants Across the World
Figure 16 Transportation is the Largest Application of Lubricants Across the World
Figure 17 Middle East & Africa to Be the Fastest Growing Market of Lubricants During Forecast Period
Figure 18 Overview of the Forces Governing the Lubricants Market
Figure 19 Value-Chain Analysis for Lubricants:
Figure 20 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 21 Mineral Oil Lubricants to Dominate the Lubricants Market During the Forecast Period
Figure 22 Asia-Pacific Projected to Be the Largest Market for Mineral Oil Lubricants Between 2016 and 2021
Figure 23 Asia-Pacific to Continue Dominating Synthetic Lubricants Between 2016 and 2021
Figure 24 Europe Projected to Be the Largest Market for Bio-Based Lubricants Between 2016 and 2021
Figure 25 Asia-Pacific to Be the Largest Market for Greases Between  2016 and 2021
Figure 26 Transportation Application to Dominate Lubricants Market During 2016–2021
Figure 27 Asia-Pacific to Be the Largest Lubricants Market for Transportation Application
Figure 28 Asia-Pacific to Be the Largest Market for Industrial Machinery & Equipment Application During the Forecast Period
Figure 29 Regional Snapshot (2016–2021): India Emerging as A Strategic Location for the Lubricants Market
Figure 30 Asia-Pacific Market Snapshot: China to Dominate the Asia-Pacific Lubricants Market, 2016–2021
Figure 31 Europe Market Snapshot: Russia to Lead the European Market for Lubricants, 2016–2021
Figure 32 Snapshot of Lubricants Market in North America (2016–2021)
Figure 33 Expansion is the Most Preferred Growth Strategy Adopted By Major Players Between 2012 and 2016
Figure 34 Key Growth Strategies in the Lubricants Market, 2012–2016
Figure 35 Lubricants Market Share, By Company, 2015
Figure 36 Strategic Benchmarking: Royal Dutch Shell PLC. and Total S.A. Adopted Expansion to Increase Market Share
Figure 37 Royal Dutch Shell PLC.: Company Snapshot
Figure 38 Royal Dutch Shell PLC.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 39 Exxonmobil Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 40 Exxonmobil Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 41 BP PLC.: Company Snapshot
Figure 42 BP PLC.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 43 Chevron Corporation: Company Snapshot
Figure 44 Chevron Corporation: SWOT Analysis
Figure 45 Total S.A.: Company Snapshot
Figure 46 Total S.A.: SWOT Analysis
Figure 47 Petrochina Company Limited: Company Snapshot
Figure 48 Sinopec Limited: Company Snapshot
Figure 49 Lukoil: Company Snapshot
Figure 50 Fuchs Petrolub AG: Company Snapshot
Figure 51 Idemitsu Kosan Co. Ltd: Company Snapshot
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The global lubricants market is projected to reach USD 166.59 Billion by 2021, registering a CAGR of 2.4% between 2016 and 2021. This rapid growth in the automotive industry in Asia-Pacific is a key driver of the lubricants market. More than 60% of lubricants are consumed by the transportation application segment in 2015. Also, the rapid growth of various manufacturing industry in emerging nations is one of the drivers of the market.

The transportation application dominated the lubricants market. The increasing number of passenger vehicle, commercial vehicle, and growth in the aviation and marine industries are expected to drive the rising demand of lubricants, globally. In addition to this, the improved living standards in emerging economies are contributing to the growth of the global lubricants market.

The lubricants market is classified on the basis of type, namely, mineral oil lubricants, synthetic lubricants, bio-based lubricants, and greases. The lubricants market is dominated by mineral oil lubricants because of its low cost and easy availability. However, owing to the increasing government regulations and consumer awareness, synthetic lubricants and bio-based lubricants are projected to register a high CAGR during the forecast period. Greases due to its high use in various manufacturing industries registered the highest CAGR between 2016 and 2021.

Currently, Asia-Pacific is the largest market for lubricants. The growing automotive and manufacturing industries in the region are expected to drive the increasing demand of lubricants. The Middle East & Africa is projected to be the fastest-growing market between 2016 and 2021. This high growth is attributed to the growing industrial sector in the region.

Lubricants Market

The major factor restraining the growth of the lubricants market is increasing shift toward the high drain interval lubricants such as synthetic lubricants. The use of synthetic lubricants increases the drain out time and as a result the lubricants consumption decreases, hence the overall lubricants market shrinks. Moreover, the high cost of synthetic and bio-based lubricants decreases its consumption, which in turn reduces the market demand. The increasing popularity of hybrid electric vehicles may restrain the growth of the market in the next five years.

Some of the important lubricants companies are Royal Dutch Shell Plc. (Netherlands), Exxon Mobil Corporation (U.S.), Petrochina Company Limited (China), Sinopec Limited (China), Total S.A. (France), Lukoil (Russia), BP Plc. (U.K.), Chevron Corporation (U.S.), Fuchs Petrolub AG (Germany), Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. (Japan), and others. The players in this market need to compete with each other with respect to prices and offer wide product range to meet the market requirements.

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