Lubricant Price Adjustment Tracker

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Updated November 15, 2017
Round 3

Total announced November 9, 2017 that it will increase the price of its branded finished lubricants by up to 6%. The increase will take effect December 11, 2017. Total attributes the increase to continuous rising costs of materials used in manufacturing.

The following is a summary of the price increases JobbersWorld reported on for the third round of price increase is 2017

Lubricant Manufacturers Round 3

Company Announced
Date
Effective
Date
Increase
Kleen Performance Products 9/6/2017 9/6/2017 60 to 80 cpg
ExxonMobil 10/20/2017 11/20/2017 up to 6%
Chevron 10/24/2017 12/4/2017 up to 6%
Warren Oil 10/25/2017 11/17/2017 4% to 9%
Chemlube 10/26/2017 11/20/2017 20 to 25 cpg
Advanced Lubrication Specialties (ALS) 10/26/2017 11/13/2017 6 to 10%
CAM2 10/26/2017 11/15/2017 4 to 9%
Smitty’s Supply 10/26/2017 11/15/2017 20 cpg Bulk
25cpg Packaged Lubricants
3cpp Packaged Greases
Phillips 66 10/27/2017 12/1/2017 6%
Nu-Tier Brands 10/27/2017 11/17/2017 up to 6%
Sinclair Lubricants 10/27/2017 12/11/2017 up to 6%
Old World Industries 10/30/2017 11/13/2017 up to 8%
Warren Distribution 10/31/2017 11/27/2017 6 to 9%
Allegheny Petroleum   10/31/2017  11/8/2017 30 cpg
Petro-Canada 10/31/2017 12/1/2017 up to 6%
Valvoline 11/1/2017 12/1/2017 up to 5%
D-A Lubricant 11/1/2017  12/1/2017 up to 6%
CITGO 11/2/2017 12/4/2017 4 to 8%
SOPUS/Shell  11/6/2017 12/11/2017 up to 6%
BP Lubricants/Castrol (including industrial)  11/7/2017  12/11/2017 up to 6%
Total 11/9/2017 12/11/2017 up to 6%
Pinnacle Oil 11/15/2017 5 to 7%
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Quick Stats for the Three Rounds of Price Increases in 2017
Days from the Start of Round 1 to the Start of Round 2 63 Days
Days from the Start of Round 2 to the Start of Round 3 205 Days
Average Price Increase for Round 1 5.79%
Average Price Increase for Round 2 5.75%
Average Price Increase for Round 3 6.31%

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See table below for other price increases JobbersWorld has reported on in Round 2 of 2017.

Most Recent Price Increase Announcements

Lubricant Manufacturers Round 2

Company Announced
Date
Effective
Date
Increase
Amalie 3/17/2017 4/21/2017 24 cpg lubes, 3 cpp grease
Calumet 3/20/2017 4/20/2017 4 to 6%
Castrol (excluding industrial) 3/22/2017 5/1/2017 up to 3%
CAM2 3/23/2017 4/17/2017 20 to 35 cpg
Warren Distribution 3/24/2017 4/24/2017 6 to 9%
Smitty’s Supply 3/24/2017 4/24/2017 4 to 6%
Chemlube 3/27/2017 4/20/2017 4 to 7%
Pinnacle Oil 3/28/2017 4/18/2017 5 to 9%
Reliance Fluid Technologies (RFT) 3/28/2017 4/28/2017 6 to 9%
Old World Industries (PEAK) 3/28/2017 4/21/2017 up to 8%
Allegheny Petroleum 3/28/2017 4/17/2017 20 to 35 cpg
Warren Oil Company 3/28/2017 4/24/2017 4 to 9%
Kleen Performance Products 3/29/2017 4/17/2017 5 to 12%
ExxonMobil 3/31/2017 5/10/2017 up to 4%
Royal Mfg 4/1/2017 5/1/2017 4 to 8%
Chevron 4/3/2017 5/15/2017 4 to 6%
Advanced Lubrication Specialties (ALS) 4/3/2017 4/24/2017 5 to 9%
Nu-Tier Brands 4/4/2017 4/24/2017 4 to 7%
Phillips 66 4/5/2017 5/10/2017 4 to 6%
Petro-Canada 4/5/2017 5/5/2017 up to 6% (excluding white oils and process oil)
SOPUS/Shell 4/10/2017 5/15/2017 up to 4%
CITGO 4/11/2017 5/15/2017 4 to 6%
Valvoline 4/11/2017 6/1/2017 up to 4%

  


2017 Price Increase Timeline – Lubricant Manufacturers
Round 2
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Lubricant Manufacturers Round 1

Company Announced
Date
Effective
Date
Increase
Shell 1/16/2017 2/20/2017 5%
Reliance Fluid
Technologies (RFT)
1/17/2017 2/13/2017 6 to 8%
Warren Oil Company 1/20/2017 2/20/2017 Bulk: $0.15/gal
Packaged $0.20/gal
Grease $0.05/lb
CAM2 1/20/2017 2/13/2017 5 to 8%
Smitty’s Supply 1/20/2017 2/13/2017 5 to 8%
Chevron 1/20/2017 3/6/2017 Lubricants and Greases
up to 5%
Warren Distribution 1/23/2017 2/27/2017 5 to 8%
Old World Industries
(PEAK)
1/23/2017 2/13/2017 up to 8%
ExxonMobil 1/23/2017 2/22/2017 Lubricants and Greases
up to 5%
Total 1/23/2017 3/1/2017 up to 4%
Safety-Kleen 1/24/2017 2/15/2017 5 to 9%
Chemlube 1/25/2017 2/15/2017 5 to 7.5%
Phillips 66 1/25/2017 2/27/2017 Lubricants and Greases
up to 5%
Nu-Tier 1/25/2017 2/20/2017 5 to 8%
CITGO 1/27/2017 3/1/2017 3 to 5%
Advanced Lubrication Specialties (ALS) 1/27/2017 2/20/2017 5 to 8%
Valvoline 1/27/2017 3/1/2017 up to 5%
Allegheny Petroleum 1/31/2017 2/20/2017 $0.25 a gallon
Castrol 2/3/2017 3/20/2017 up to 5%
 Universal Lubricants 2/15/2017 3/10/2017  $0.20 a gallon
 D-A Lubricant 2/20/2017 3/20/2017  5 to 6%

 

Additive Manufacturers

Company Announced
Date
Effective
Date
Increase
Infineum USA 2/5/2017 2/27/2017 up to 4%
Lubrizol 2/11/2017 3/20/2017 7%

  

2017 Price Increase Timeline – Lubricant Manufacturers
Round 1
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