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Linglong mulls tire plant locations in Europe

Yantai, China – Shandong Linglong Tire is scouting potential locations in Europe for a new…

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Yokohama resumes work at Philippines plant

Clark Freeport, Philippines — Yokohama Tire Philippines Inc. (YTPI) has resumed production on a limited…

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Trelleborg plans to start work on Serbia expansion soon

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg AB has submitted plans for a major investment at its Ruma…

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Covestro names new CEO to replace Patrick Thomas

Leverkausen, Germany — Patrick Thomas is to retire as CEO of Covestro to be replaced…

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Sumitomo to expand TPE production in China

Tokyo – Sumitomo Chemical is strengthening its automotive materials business in China by building manufacturing…

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Goodyear moves German plant closure to July

Philippsburg, Germany — Goodyear is planning to cease tire production at its 50-year-old plant in…

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Birla increases carbon black prices in Europe

Hanover, Germany – Carbon black producer Birla Carbon is increasing its carbon black prices in…

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Bridgestone signs Arla fleet deal

Birmingham, UK –  Bridgestone has extended a fleet agreement with Arla Foods, a 13,500-strong dairy…

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ERJ Tire & Rubber Business Tracker

Probe into Daimler… China’s Geely buys Proton… Conti wins Czech test… Russian fighter jets for…

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Freudenberg to build new seals production site in India 

Bengaluru, India – Freudenberg Group has announced plans to expand activities in India to address…

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Sumitomo develops ‘sensing tires’ technology

Tokyo – Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI) has developed a new tire sensing technology which is…

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Dow to study silicones production in Saudi Arabia

Midland, Michigan – Dow Chemical Co. has signed two agreements to advance the company’s strategic,…

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Cooper Standard shareholders elect new board member

Novi, Michigan – Shareholders of Cooper Standard Holdings Inc. elected Molly Zhang to the company’s…

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ContiTech opens plant for elastomer coatings in China

Changshu, China – ContiTech has announced the opening of a plant to produce high-performance coated…

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