Lubricating Oils Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of lubricating oils, also commonly referred to as lubricants. Lubricating oils include industrial oils and fluids, such as hydraulic oil and refrigeration oil; consumer automotive products, such as passenger vehicle engine oil and gear oil; and commercial automotive products, such as heavy-duty engine oil and hydraulic and transmission fluids. These products are designed to reduce friction between surfaces and maintain the efficiency of vehicles and machines. Lubricating greases and biolubricants, such as cooking oils, are excluded from this report.