Supplemented by regional base metal premiums and a fully world view of metals buying and selling in a single package, Argus products are structured to serve the base metal markets in the way in which that they trade. Detailed and highly clear market information for some of the most closely traded metal inputs across the globe, such as iron ore and coal, differentiate Argus prices from its opponents in these markets.
There are numerous formulations, starting from straight oils (corresponding to petroleum oils) to water-based fluids, which include soluble oils and semisynthetic/synthetic fluids. MWFs could also be complex mixtures of oils, emulsifiers, anti-weld brokers, corrosion inhibitors, excessive pressure additives, buffers (alkaline reserve), biocides, and other components. In use, the fluid complexity is compounded by contamination with substances from the manufacturing process (similar to tramp oils, hydraulic fluids, and particulate matter from grinding and machining operations). However, vital insights into worker … Read More