20 February - 22 February 2023
London, UK

Argus Global Base Oils Conference

Bringing together the entire supply chain for insight on the future of the global base oils market

This February, London will host senior decision makers from the global base oils industry at the Argus Global Base Oils Conference. Across three days, attendees will gain insight on macroeconomics, geopolitical supply shocks, in-depth analysis of the global base oils market, re-refined base oils, planning for the year ahead and much more.
Network in Central London with 150+ base oils producers, lubricants producers, blenders, additive and specialty chemical companies, traders, OEMs, and more.
Register to attend by 20 January 2023 to save £300 off the standard rate with your early bird discount.


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Event highlights

  • Networking

    Meet 150+ senior decision makers from across the global base oils and lubricants supply chain. This event provides delegates with a dedicated networking area, meeting rooms for hire, and plenty of nearby restaurants and bars. Unwind after a busy day with your new contacts during the cocktail receptions on the 20 and 21 February.
  • Industry perspectives

    Hear directly from industry leaders on how they are tackling geopolitical shocks, opportunities available to base oils and lubricants manufacturers, sustainability plans, and how the industry is planning for the year ahead.
  • Training sessions

    Join the pre-event workshops on 20 February to understand the role crude refining economics play in the base oils market, learn about Argus pricing and methodology, and understand the additives industry courtesy of sponsor, Lubrizol.
  • Advisory board

    Your conference has been driven by the insight of our industry-led advisory board, and built upon the success of the annual Argus forum and existing market intelligence. This ensures your conference has been designed with delegate's needs and wants at the centre, and content will be specific and relevant.

Advisory board members include:

Paul Kerwin
Dr. Paul Kerwin
Base Oils Account Director, Multisol Group
David Wright
David Wright
Global Supply Chain and Technology Developer, Q8 Oils - Kuwait Petroleum
Gaia Franzolin
Gaia Franzolin
Marketing Director, Nynas
Michelle Haslam
Michelle Haslam
Account Manager & Regional Marketing Manager Europe, Lubrizol
Mario Majic
Mario Majic
Head of Strategic Business Development, AVISTA OIL AG
Intercontinental park lane

Intercontinental Park Lane

This central London location is perfectly placed to maximise your networking experience and will host a plethora of industry experts as they share exclusive insights on the pressing issues and future opportunities for the base oils industry.

Who attends

Past attendees of Argus base oils events:

Aceites Especiales del Mediterráneo S.A * ADNOC Distribution PJSC * Afton Chemical Ltd * Agah Brokerage Ltd. * AKTAS GROUP * Al Ghurair Energy * Alesther Ltd * Allegheny Petroleum * Apar Industries Limited * AQUACHEMIE GLOBAL CHEMICALS LLC * Arabian Company for Oils and  Derivatives-MASAFEE * Aramco Overseas Company B.V. * ARBUZ QUIMICA LTDA * Arihant Global * Arkema SA * ATCO International  * Atlantic Grease & Lubricants * Attock Petroleum Limted * AVISTA OIL AG * Aztec Oils * BP * BRENNTAG * C.I IMPORTEX * Calmet * Cepsa Comercial Petroleo * Chemlube * Chevron * Cipelia SAS * Clean Harbors * CLP international pte ltd * Comercial Roshfrans S.A de C.V. * Cosan Lubrificantes e Especialidades S.A. * Dafa LTD * Dan-Bunkering * E3 Energy DMCC * Eastern Petroleum * ENEOS Corporation * EnerChemTek, Inc. * Eni * Enva * Ergon Oil * Fairox GmbH * FEEDCO * Gandhar Oil Refinery India Ltd * GBC * GeDro GmbH Industrierohstoffe * General Petroleum Products * GEO GREEN SHIELD WLL * GIT * Globestar Energy FZE * Globuc * Golding & Partners * GPTT * Green Lube VietNam Co,. LTD * GREENEX Energy SA * Grupa LOTOS SA * Gs Caltex India * GS Global * GULF OIL MARINE LTD. * Gulf Solvents CO. * H&R ChemPharm GmbH * Habot Oil (PTY) Ltd * Hidar Petroleum * Hilditch Pty Ltd * Hillebrand Spain * * HiTech Oils * HollyFrontier * Hyundai and Shell baseoil * Iftag * Illinois Tool Works * INFINEUM * Interlube Corporation, Inc. * International lubricant distributors * Intertek * Itelyum * JEYENKAY PETROGELS PVT LTD * John W. Stone Oil Distributor, LLC * KBC * Kent Chemicals * KLINE * Kpler * Krahn Chemie Deutschland GmbH * LUBE Magazine * LubeKem * Lubon Srl * Lumar Quimica SIU * Mafaza * Mag Lube Llc * Manufactura y Logistica de Grasas y Lubricantes * Martian Capital Management Pte Ltd * Maxoil * Mercan Kimya * Midhurst Downstream Consultants * Millers Oils Ltd * Mocoh * MOGoil GmbH * MOHICO * Montee Energy Trading UK Ltd * Moove * Morris Lubricants * Motiva Enterprises * Motor Oil (Hellas) * MPG Operations, LLC * Mubeco Petroleum Company * Multisol - Base Oils * MULTISOL GROUP LTD * National Oil Corporation * Navigator Terminals UK Limited * Neil Consultancy * Nexolub * Nigerian National Petroleum corporation * Nikol Energy GmbH * Noord Natie Terminals N.V. * NPL BlueSky Automotive Pvt Limited * Nynas AB * OPET Fuchs * Orica USA Inc * OZ GLOBAL KIMYA SANAYI * Panama Petrochem * Paramelt B.V. * Paz Lubricant & Chemicals LTD * PDA * Penthol LLC * Petro Energy * Petroanalysis * Portland Fuel Price Protection * Prolub * PS Bioenergie * Puma Crown * Qatar Lubricants Co. Ltd (QALCO) * Renkert Oil, LLC * Resnova srl * Revista Motor a Diesel * Roshfrans * Saigal SeaTrade Pvt Ltd * SAIL * SAMALIN SIA * SBA Consulting LLC * SBZ Corporation * Scanlube AB * SEMCO Trade * Shamrock Shipping & Trading * Shell * SIP Ltd * S-Oil Corporation * Solomon Insight * Sonatrach * Starchem * SUNN LLC * Sunrise Petroleum FZC * TAM INDIA PVT .LTD * TCI * TEXOL LUBRITECH FZC * The Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO) * The Fuel Trading Company Ltd. * The International Group Inc. * The Lubrizol Corporation * Trafigura * Trinity Lubes and Greases FZC * Tupras * UBE Industries Limited * Unggul Berkat * United Grease & Lubricants Co. LLC * Universal Environmental Services LLC * Vertex Energy * Vibra Energia SA * Vietsea company * VITOL SA * Vopak * Wanhua Chemical * Whitmore * Wise & Kell Consultants (Africa) LLP HimBalt Trade and more

Attendees by job title

  • Directors and Presidents
  • Base oils and Lubricants managers 
  • Purchasing managers
  • Strategy, Planners and Analysts
  • Traders and Brokers 
  • Sales and Account managers
  • Commercial managers and Business development representatives 
  • Marketing managers
  • Supply chain managers 
  • Technical managers