Penetrating Oil Market Size, Share, Opportunities, And Trends By Type (Straight Oil, Solubile Fluids, Synthetic & Semi-Synthetic Fluids, Micro Dispersant Penetrating Oil), By Application (Lubricant, Cleaning Agent, Anti-Corrosive Agent), By End-User (Residential, Industrial), And By Geography - Forecasts From 2023 To 2028

  • Published : Mar 2023
  • Report Code : KSI061614511
  • Pages : 145

The penetrating oil market is projected to show steady growth during the forecast period.

Penetrating fluid, commonly referred to as penetrating oil, is an oil with an extremely low viscosity. Since it can fit into the tiny area between two components' threads, it can be used to dislodge corroded mechanical parts so that they can be removed. The most typical application for penetrating oil is to free up hardware like bolts and screws that have grown rusted, seized up, or frozen over time. The oil's low viscosity enables it to easily enter holes, grooves, and crevices found on a part of an automobile, bicycle, or other moving object. Penetrating oils also help to strengthen the wood. The penetrating oil is driven by the automobile sector as the production increases the market will grow and factors such as rising awareness and a growing diversity of end-users for penetrating oil are driving the market. In January 2023 According to the Federal Reserve, industrial production in the United States climbed 0.8% year on year and automobile production in the United States grew in January to 1.60 million units from 1.58 million units in December 2022 which will drive the penetrating oil market.

The use of penetrating oil in the automotive industry will boost the penetrating oil market

Penetrating oils are meant to protect metal surfaces against corrosion and subsequent corrosion by replacing the moisture that causes corrosion, the worst thing that can happen to metals and mechanical parts. Low-viscosity penetrating oils are used in automobiles and trucks to loosen stuck fasteners or other machine components. These penetrating oils are combustible by nature the ability to enter the pores of the metal and deposit an oil coating that protects it from moisture. They also function as cleaning agents. According to the OICA data truck production has increased from 479180 units in 2020 to 622401 in 2021 which has shown a rise of 30% in the production of trucks that will require more maintenance of their metal parts as they travel for long journeys and will require more of maintenance and as the production increases the use for the penetrating oil market will also increase and will propel the market growth.

The increase in demand for green products and processes will grow penetrating oil market

Penetrating oil was the most popular type of wood floor treatment at first. The use of penetrating oil has, however, somewhat decreased as a result of the discovery of polyurethane and all of its varied applications. Polyurethanes are blends of artificial resins that provide a protective layer surface covering the floor. With finishes, a new pattern has just appeared.

There has been a little shift in recent years away from standard polyurethane finishes and toward oiled finishes. The ongoing demand from consumers for environmentally friendly goods and practices may be largely blamed for this trend change.

In June 2022 Will & Co. Announced a Strategic Partnership with Checkerspot to Provide Algal Polyurethane Systems and Innovative Biobased Materials to European Product Developers. This is a strategic partnership with Checkerspot, Inc., a materials innovation business that creates high-performing polyurethane systems that are environmentally friendly thanks to distinctive structural oils derived from microalgae. Will & Co. and Checkerspot will cooperate to offer high-performance polyurethane systems with high bio content and alluring sustainability profiles to European partners through this partnership. This showcases that the use of polyurethanes will be increased which will propel the market growth for the penetrating oil market.                

During the forecast period, Asia-Pacific will see growth in the penetrating oil market

As it has become the biggest user of engineered fluids, the Asia Pacific region had the largest proportion. The market will see increased demand due to the need for engineered fluids in nations like South Korea, Japan, China, India, and Indonesia. The expansion of the sector has been aided by rising building costs and cheap production costs. In September 2022 in India, Nippon Paint introduced a multipurpose lubrication spray, It is a premium rust-preventive concentration and high-quality lubricating oil made up of RP7. In November 2022, Total Energies Marketing India Private Limited (TEMIPL) announced the introduction of its new EV Fluid line of electric and hybrid vehicles, as well as electric motorcycles, in India. According to the OICA data truck production has increased from 122576 units in 2020 to 246407 in 2021 which has shown a rise of 101% in the production of trucks that will require more maintenance of their metal parts in Asian conditions and due to the increase of production the market will also grow for this penetrating oil. This shows that the Asia-pacific region is a growing market for penetrating oil and will grow as more projects and product launches take place for this oil

Market Key Developments.

  • In April 2022, The Apple Rush Company, Inc. purchased the Michigan-based ACS Enterprises, LLC and Earth Lube LLC, a fully owned subsidiary of ACS Enterprises, through its wholly owned subsidiary Apple Rush Manufacturing LLC. The acquisition of the subsidiaries has enabled Apple to rush to extend its plant-based penetrating oil product portfolio.
  • In December 2019, AT-Tuote and Neste introduced an environmentally friendly lubricant called AT Renewable Penetrating Lubricant to the world. It is the first industrial lubricant that is entirely biobased. Also, it leaves a far less carbon imprint.

Penetrating Oil Market Scope:


Report Metric Details
 Growth Rate  CAGR during the forecast period
 Base Year  2021
 Forecast Period  2023 – 2028
 Forecast Unit (Value)  USD Billion
 Segments Covered Type, Application type, End-User, And Geography
 Regions Covered North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific
 Companies Covered Kano Laboratories LLC, CRC Industries, WD-40 Company, Illinois Tool Works Inc., The Claire Manufacturing Company, Super Lube, Miller-Stephenson, Inc., The B'laster Corporation
 Customization Scope Free report customization with purchase



  • By Type
    • Straight Oil
    • Solubile Fluids
    • Synthetic & Semi-Synthetic Fluids
    • Micro Dispersant Penetrating Oil
  • By Application type
    • Lubricant
    • Cleaning Agent
    • Anti-Corrosive Agent
  • By End-User
    • Residential
    • Industrial
  • By Geography
    • North America
      • USA
      • Canada
      • Mexico
    • South America
      •  Brazil
      • Argentina
      • Others
    • Europe
      • Germany
      • UK
      • France
      • Spain
      • Others
    • Middle East and Africa
      • Suadi Arabia
      • UAE
      • Others
    • Asia Pacific
      • China
      • Japan
      • South Korea
      • India
      • Australia
      • Others


1.1. Market Overview

1.2. Market Definition

1.3. Scope of the Study

1.4. Market Segmentation

1.5. Currency

1.6. Assumptions

1.7. Base, and Forecast Years Timeline


2.1. Research Data

2.2. Assumptions


3.1. Research Highlights


4.1. Market Drivers

4.2. Market Restraints

4.3. Market Opportunities

4.4. Porter’s Five Force Analysis

4.4.1. Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.4.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.4.3. Threat of New Entrants

4.4.4. Threat of Substitutes

4.4.5. Competitive Rivalry in the Industry

4.5. Industry Value Chain Analysis


5.1. Introduction

5.2. Straight Oil

5.3. Solubile Fluids

5.4. Synthetic & Semi-Synthetic Fluids

5.5. Micro Dispersant Penetrating Oil


6.1. Introduction

6.2. Lubricant

6.3. Cleaning Agent

6.4. Anti-Corrosive Agent


7.1. Introduction

7.2. Residential

7.3. Industrial


8.1. Introduction

8.2. North America

8.2.1. USA

8.2.2. Canada

8.2.3. Mexico

8.3. South America

8.3.1.  Brazil

8.3.2. Argentina

8.3.3. Others

8.4. Europe

8.4.1. Germany

8.4.2. UK

8.4.3. France

8.4.4. Spain

8.4.5. Others

8.5. Middle East and Africa

8.5.1. Suadi Arabia

8.5.2. UAE

8.5.3. Others

8.6. Asia Pacific

8.6.1. China

8.6.2. Japan

8.6.3. South Korea

8.6.4. India

8.6.5. Australia

8.6.6. Others


9.1. Major Players and Strategy Analysis

9.2. Emerging Players and Market Lucrativeness

9.3. Mergers, Acquisitions, Agreements, and Collaborations

9.4. Vendor Competitiveness Matrix


10.1. Kano Laboratories LLC

10.2. CRC Industries

10.3. WD-40 Company

10.4. Illinois Tool Works Inc.

10.5. The Claire Manufacturing Company

10.6. Super Lube

10.7. Miller-Stephenson, Inc.

10.8. The B'laster Corporation

Kano Laboratories LLC

CRC Industries

WD-40 Company

Illinois Tool Works Inc.

The Claire Manufacturing Company

Super Lube

Miller-Stephenson, Inc.

The B'laster Corporation