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Hutchinson issues sales, investment details for 2014

Paris – Rubber products manufacturer Hutchinson has announced its results for the year ending 31…

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Opinion: Forget Industry 4.0: tire makers still stuck at 2.0

Cologne, Germany – Industry 4.0 is now a widely used term for what is regarded…

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Weakening Euro may boost automotive, chemical firms in EU – report

New York – European chemical companies and automakers are likely to benefit from the recent…

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ERJ Top 10 Stories of the Week (27 Feb- 5 Mar)

  Mesnac, Bosch Rexroth strike “strategic” partnership China-based machinery manufacturer, Mesnac, has signed a cooperation…

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Ford Focus electric fitted with Michelin tires, technology

Clermont-Ferrand, France – The 2015 Ford Focus electric will be fitted with Michelin energy-saver tires…

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PM checks out Nexen Tire facility

Seoul, South Korea – Czech prime minister Bohuslav Sobotka recently visited Nexen Tire’s plant in…

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Good start for Conti after strong 2014

Hanover, Germany – Continental Corp. has achieved an “extremely successful” financial year, the group said…

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Simtec partners with supplier to make LSR part

Miramar, Florida — Simtec Silicone Parts LLC has partnered with a Tier 1 automotive supplier…

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Geneva Motor Show airs new tire concepts

Geneva, Switzerland – This year’s Geneva Motor Show, being staged 5-15 March in the Swiss…

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ERJ Survey: Readers back Audi call for more supplier input

London – ERJ readers have backed Audi manager Dr Thomas Roscher’s call for tire makers…

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ERJ Brainteaser Results   

  Please see our recent Brainteasers below along with the answers and readers supplying correct replies….

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Arkema acquires rubber peroxide supplier Oxido

Paris – Arkema has acquired Oxido, a supplier of organic peroxides used mainly as crosslinking…

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Asahi Kasei announces major restructuring plan

Tokyo – Japanese chemicals and fibres maker Asahi Kasei Corp. has initiated a group-wide restructuring…

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Emirates set to enforce RFID tire labelling rules

Cologne, Germany –  After several months of delay the United Arab Emirates is set to…

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