Lubricant Oil Manufacturing in Canada: Market Research Report

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Lubricant Oil Manufacturing in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 32419CA | Feb 2015

Slippery slope: Increasing import penetration will continue to hurt the industry

IBISWorld’s Lubricant Oil Manufacturing market research report can be used to help you: understand market size and growth potential; major companies; draft business plans and pitch books; and conduct benchmarking and SWOT analysis. Our industry analysis highlights macro industry trends in the overall sector and micro trends faced by companies that do business in the industry. The industry report also provides key industry statistics and 5-year forecasts to anticipate future industry prospects so you can decide with confidence.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 10-15
Annual Growth 15-20
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Lubricant Oil Manufacturing industry produces industrial and automotive lubricants for manufacturers and consumers, including motor oil, transmission fluid, rust inhibitors and machine oils. The industry experienced its share of wear and tear in recent years, as the persistent effects of the global economic downturn compelled consumers to drive less and hold off on car expenses, and manufacturers to leave factories idle or close down production altogether. Despite recent improvements, industry revenue is expected to continue to decline in the coming years. Increases in domestic demand will likely be largely satisfied by imports, which will continue to capture a greater share of the domestic market... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

Operators in the Lubricant Oil Manufacturing industry face significant barriers to entry. A large volume of machinery and equipment is required for the refining and production of oil and other additives into lubricant products. In addition, substantial financial commitments are needed to meet changing environmental regulations, as well as to provide working capital and maintain brand names.

Pennzoil, Quaker-State and other well-known brand names and the customer loyalty attached to them also pose a significant barrier for entrants. Manufacturers seeking to enter the industry must have a product that meets technical specifications, while also creating a brand image that appeals to consumers... purchase to read more


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What is the Lubricant Oil Manufacturing Industry?

This industry manufactures petroleum products (except for asphalt paving, roofing and saturated materials), such as blended motor oils, brake fluids, lubricating greases and other oil-based additives. Key buyers include downstream automobile manufacturers, wholesalers and automotive retail chains.

Industry Products
Automotive lubricants Industrial lubricants
Industry Activities
Manufacturing lubricating oils and greases made from refined petroleumManufacturing brake fluids made from refined petroleumManufacturing petroleum jelly made from refined petroleumManufacturing petroleum waxes made from refined petroleumRe-refining used petroleum lubricating oils

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