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Focus: NR prices surge but market ‘still in oversupply’

London – Building on a rally started two months earlier natural rubber prices shot up…

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Zeon, Sumitomo Chemical agree on SSBR joint venture

Tokyo – Zeon Corp. and Sumitomo Chemical Co. Ltd are to proceed with plans to…

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Chemours strengthens Viton brand programme

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania –  Chemours Co. has revamped a licensee programme designed to strengthen its Viton…

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Semperit appoints new CFO

Vienna – Semperit AG Holding has appointed Frank Gumbinger as chief financial officer (CFO) for…

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Cooper completes purchase of China’s GRT

Findlay, Ohio – Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has completed its purchase of a 65%…

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Cooper appoints ex-Apollo director in Europe

Melksham, UK – Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has appointed former Apollo Vredestein marketing and…

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ERJ Brainteaser Results   

List of Brainteaser questions over the past couple of months, along with the answers and readers supplying…

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Hankook Ventus chosen as OE on Audi Q7

Neu-Isenburg, Germany – Audi AG has selected Hankook Tire Co. Ltd’s flagship tire – the…

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ERJ Tire & Rubber Business Tracker

Cooper Tire buys GRT… New Versalis EPDM plant… Safic-Alcan in Hungary… Firestone job cuts… Kuraray…

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ERJ People & Skills Tracker

Cooper Tire Europe… Semperit appoints new CFO… Sailun names European president… Parker Hannifin‘s CFO… Hexpol…

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Report: China’s SAIC strong Kumho bidder

Seoul – Shanghai Aerospace Industry Co. (SAIC) is the strongestt contenders to bid for Kumho…

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Trelleborg to complete supply to Turkish tram project

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg’s industrial anti-vibration solutions operation expects to complete its delivery of suspension…

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Bridgestone ups prices in Europe

Brussels – Bridgestone Europe is raising prices for its passenger car and motorcycle tires by…

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Chinese group hires law firm to fight US duties on truck tires

Las Vegas – The China Rubber Industry Association (CRIA) has hired New York law firm…

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