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The role of Group II base stocks in Europe

LUBE Magazine captures Ted Walko’s (ExxonMobil Global Basestocks and Specialties Marketing Manager) principal talking points from his presentation at the 21st ICIS World Base Oils and Lubricants Conference in London. In his article, Walko shares his perspective on Group II in Europe, along with three core beliefs:

  • Lubricant manufacturers will benefit from local Group II supply
  • Group II is designed to meet current and upcoming performance specifications
  • Now is the time to begin planning a transition to Group II

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