Global Lubricants Market Forecast Report 2021-2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Analysis by Mineral Oil, Synthetic, Bio-Based Lubricants, Engine Oil, Hydraulic Oil, Gear Oil, Grease, Compressor Oil -

The "Lubricants Market Forecast to 2028 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Base Oil (Mineral Oil, Synthetic, Bio-Based Lubricants, and Others), Product Type (Engine Oil, Hydraulic Oil, Gear Oil, Grease, Compressor Oil, and Others), and End Use" report has been added to's offering.

The global lubricants market was valued at US$ 148.18 billion in 2020 and is projected to reach US$ 190.64 billion by 2028; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 2.7% from 2021 to 2028.

Lubricant is a friction-reducing film between moving objects and helps in reducing the heat generated. Lubricant performs functions such as transmitting forces, transporting foreign particles, and heating and cooling surfaces. Depending on the nature of lubricants, they are used to eliminate heat and wear debris, supply additives into the contact, transmit power, protect, and seal.

Based on end use, the global lubricants market is segmented into oil and gas, industrial, chemical, automotive, marine, and others. In 2020, the automotive segment accounted for the largest share in the lubricants market. The high demand for lubricants from the automotive industry is due to increased sales of consumer automotive, such as trucks, buses, and other forms of passenger transport.

The economic growth in developing and emerging countries, such as China, India, and Brazil, has led to the betterment of public transportation. This trend is expected to strengthen commercial automotive oil demand, thereby supporting segment growth of the lubricant market.

In 2020, Asia Pacific dominated the global lubricants market and is expected to continue its dominance during the forecast period. One of the factors driving the lubricant market is the increasing population in the region, which is accompanied by rising need of automobiles in countries such as China, India, and Indonesia, creating various growth opportunities for the lubricants industry.

Many industries, such as the chemicals & materials industry, faced unprecedented challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The shortage of raw material and labor, the shutdown of factories, and other operational difficulties under COVID-19 safety protocols resulted in the contraction of packaging product sales during the initial months of the pandemic.

Along with this, the lockdown impacted the transportation sector, resulting in the low movement of commercial and passenger vehicles across the globe. In China, according to the International Council on Clean Transportation, there was a 23% decrease in the sales volume of new passenger cars in 2020 as compared to the first half of 2019.

All these factors negatively impacted the lubricants market during the COVID-19 pandemic. As the industries have started recovering, the demand for lubricants is likely to increase in the coming years. The recovering automotive, marine, chemical, and oil & gas industries will have a positive impact on the lubricants market.

Royal Dutch Shell, Exxon Mobil Corp, Chevron Corp, BP plc, Total, Lukoil, Sinopec Lubricant Company, Fuchs, Indian Oil Corp, and Valvoline are among the key players operating in the lubricants market.

Major market players adopt strategies such as mergers & acquisitions and product launches to expand their geographic presence and consumer base.

The overall global lubricants market size has been derived in accordance with to both primary and secondary sources. To begin the research process, exhaustive secondary research has been conducted using internal and external sources to obtain qualitative and quantitative information related to the market. Also, multiple primary interviews have been conducted with industry participants to validate the data, as well as to gain more analytical insights into the topic. The participants of this process include industry experts such as VPs, business development managers, market intelligence managers, and national sales managers - along with external consultants such as valuation experts, research analysts, and key opinion leaders - specializing in the global lubricants market.

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Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Key Takeaways

3. Research Methodology

4. Lubricants Market Landscape

4.1 Market Overview

4.2 Porter's Five Forces Analysis

4.3 Expert Opinion

4.4 Ecosystem Analysis

4.4.1 Raw Material

4.4.2 Manufacturing/Processing

4.4.3 Distributors

4.4.4 End Use Industry

5. Lubricants Market - Key Market Dynamics

5.1 Market Drivers

5.1.1 Growing Automobile Sector

5.1.2 Rapid Industrial Growth

5.2 Restraints

5.2.1 Constant Change in Lubricant Specification

5.3 Market Opportunities

5.3.1 Increasing Demand for Lubricants from Wind Energy Sector

5.4 Future Trend

5.4.1 Growing Demand for Synthetic Lubricants

5.5 Impact Analysis of Drivers and Restraints

6. Lubricants - Global Market Analysis

6.1 Lubricants Market Overview

6.2 Lubricants Market -Revenue and Forecast to 2028 (US$ Million)

6.3 Market Positioning - Lubricants Market Players

7. Lubricants Market Analysis - By Base Oil

7.1 Overview

7.2 Lubricants Market, By Base Oil (2020 and 2028)

7.3 Mineral Oil

7.3.1 Overview

7.3.2 Mineral Oil: Lubricants Market - Revenue and Forecast to 2028 (US$ Mn)

7.4 Synthetic Oil

7.5 Bio Based Oil

8. Lubricants Market Analysis - By Product Type

8.1 Overview

8.2 Lubricants Market, By Product Type (2020 and 2028)

8.3 Engine Oil

8.3.1 Overview

8.3.2 Engine Oil: Lubricants Market - Revenue and Forecast to 2028 (US$ Mn)

8.4 Hydraulic Oil

8.5 Gear Oil

8.6 Grease

8.7 Compressor Oil

9. Lubricants Market Analysis - By End Use Industry

9.1 Overview

9.2 Lubricants Market, By End Use Industry (2020 and 2028)

9.3 Oil & Gas

9.3.1 Overview

9.3.2 Oil & Gas: Lubricants Market - Revenue and Forecast to 2028 (US$ Mn)

9.4 Industrial

9.5 Chemical

9.6 Automotive

9.7 Marine

10. Lubricants Market - Geographic Analysis

10.1 Overview

11. Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Global Diamond like Carbon Market

11.1 Overview

12. Industry Landscape

12.1 Product & Service Launch

12.2 Business Planning and Strategy

13. Company Profiles

  • Royal Dutch shell
  • Exxon Mobil Corp
  • Chevron Corp
  • BP plc
  • Total
  • Lukoil
  • Sinopec Lubricant Company
  • Fuchs
  • Indian Oil Corp
  • Valvoline

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