Base oils-Lubes Middle East

Base oils-Lubes Prices, markets & analysis

ICIS price reporting for regional Base oils-Lubes markets is unparalleled in its ability to keep you on top of the information you need.

Our network of price reporters delivers direct and regular insights into the local markets they work in.

That means you can track fluctuations and developments as they happen and gain a clear understanding of the factors driving prices.

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The ICIS Middle East Base Oils price report provides independent, reliable, pricing and timely market intelligence.


Our Middle East report is the pioneer report launched in the region and both the FOB Iran and CFR UAE codes are used extensively by producers, traders and buyers in the Middle East.


The report quotes Group 1 SN150 CFR UAE and SN150 FOB Iran prices. The report also quotes Group 1 SN500 CFR UAE and SN500 FOB Iran prices.


In addition, the report also includes information on SN150, SN 500, SN 650, brightstock, Group 2 and Group 3 Base Oil prices, on an ex-Tank basis.


A detailed forward-looking market outlook and Group 1 tender offers and results are included in the weekly report as well.


Information is sourced from producers, traders, distributors and buyers, to ensure a balanced and accurate view.


We report on spot deals, bids and offers, and buy/sell ideas.


In addition to benchmark quotes, the report keeps track on feedstock 0.5% Gasoil FOB Singapore and 3.5% fuel oil FOB Singapore, upstream crude oil prices, together with related oil products prices, such as naphtha CFR Japan quotes are also included.


ICIS tracks scheduled and unscheduled production outages, and downstream demand drivers to ensure that the prevailing demand/supply conditions are understood and communicated clearly to customers, to help them with their purchasing or sales decisions.

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We offer the following regional Base oils-Lubes coverage to keep you informed of factors and developments affecting prices in the Middle East Base oils-Lubes marketplace.

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    Breaking news of latest developments affecting the markets.

    Insight and analysis of factors driving prices.