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Another Major Moves: Add Valvoline to the List

Valvoline advised its customers that it will implement a price increase on its branded lubricant products up to 9%. The price movement is effective August 1, 2018. Valvoline attributes the price adjustment to the rising raw material costs associated with manufacturing and distribution of its products.

Round 3 Lubricant Price Increase Summary

CompanyAnnounced DateEffective DateIncrease
Sinclair Lubricants5/8/20187/1/201810 to 12%
Sunoco5/16/20186/16/20184 to 6%
Advanced Lubrication Specialties5/16/20186/16/20184 to 6%
CAM25/18/20186/16/20184 to 9%
Smitty’s Supply5/18/20186/16/20184 to 9%
U.S. Lubricants, Commerce, CA5/18/20186/17/2018$0.40/gal lubricants
$0.05/lb greases
Axel Royal5/21/20186/24/20185%
Chemlube5/22/20186/11/20185 to 9%
Maverick Performance Products5/22/20186/18/20184 to 8%
Allegheny Petroleum Products5/23/20186/18/20186 to 8% on bulk, additional 2% on drums and totes
Warren Distribution5/23/20186/25/20184 to 8%
PennStar5/23/20186/15/20186 to 10%
Martin Lubricants5/23/20186/22/20185 to 9%
Old World Industries5/24/20186/30/20184 to 9%
ExxonMobil6/1/20187/1/2018up to 9%
TOTAL Specialties USA6/8/20187/1/20184 to 6%
Nu-Tier Brands/Gulf/ECOSE6/11/20187/13/20186 to 8%
Shell6/13/20187/16/2018up to 10%
Reliance Fluid Technologies6/13/20187/16/20184 to 8%
Chevron6/14/20188/1/2018up to 9%
Safety-Kleen6/15/20187/16/2018up to 9%
Valvoline6/19/20188/1/2018up to 9%

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