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chevron oronite to sponsor ICIS asian base oils & lubricants conference

SAN RAMON, Calif., June 19, 2024 – Chevron Oronite will sponsor the 16th ICIS Asian Base Oils & Lubricants Conference, which is held June 27–28, 2024 at the Fairmont Hotel, Singapore. 
Rajagopalan Padmanabhan, regional product line manager – AEO/VM/SE, APR, Chevron Oronite, will be a part of the panel discussion “Growth of Re-refining in Asia” on Friday, June 28 at 11:45am. The growing role of re-refining extends to Asia, but coincides with gaps in legislation, incentives, technology and approvals. The panel discussion aims to deliberate on how the region will incorporate this change and how it will impact the base oils balance across the region. 
The ICIS Asian Base Oils and Lubricants Conference agenda is packed with informative keynote speeches, engaging panel discussions, insightful case studies and ample networking opportunities. Attendees will explore a wide range of topics, including base oils and lubricants innovation, market dynamics and updates on the latest industry trends.   


About Chevron Oronite

Chevron Oronite is a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of fuel and lubricant additives, helping provide solutions to customers globally. Headquartered in San Ramon, California (USA), Chevron Oronite maintains regional offices in Houston (Americas Region), Paris (Europe-Africa-Middle East Region), and Singapore (Asia-Pacific Region); operates manufacturing sites in Belle Chasse, Louisiana (USA), Gonfreville (France), Singapore, Ningbo (China) and Mauá (Brazil); an affiliated blending and shipping plant in Omaezaki, Japan; technology centers in the USA, France, the Netherlands, Japan and China and has interests in additive companies operating in other locations, including India.  Learn more about Chevron Oronite at

Chevron Oronite is comprised of numerous affiliates that are indirect, wholly-owned subsidiaries of Chevron Corporation. For simplicity in this news release, the terms “Chevron Oronite” and/or “Oronite” are used as abbreviated references to Chevron Corporation affiliates that are part of the Chevron Oronite business unit. Nothing in this document is intended to override or supersede the corporate separateness of these entities.

About Chevron

Chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies. We believe affordable, reliable and ever-cleaner energy is essential to enabling human progress. Chevron produces crude oil and natural gas; manufactures transportation fuels, lubricants, petrochemicals and additives; and develops technologies that enhance our business and the industry. We aim to grow our traditional oil and gas business, lower the carbon intensity of our operations and grow new lower carbon businesses in renewable fuels, hydrogen, carbon capture, offsets and other emerging technologies. More information about Chevron is available at