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Mesnac takes lead on RFID standards for tires

Brussels  – Chinese tire-manufacturing machinery and technology company Mesnac has led a workgroup meeting in Brussels to help…

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Analysis – Goodyear aims to cut path through Europe’s cheap-imports wave

London – The Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region is again happy hunting ground…

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Cabot carbon black earnings up despite Asian sales dip

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot Corp has posted a 9.4-percent, year-on-year rise in third quarter earnings…

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Kraton posts strong Q2 results, notes challenges ahead

Houston, Texas – Kraton Performance Polymers Inc. has posted an almost four-fold growth in earnings…

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Price-rally but NR markets remain in the doldrums

Article published in July/August issue of European Rubber Journal magazine: London – In natural rubber…

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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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Europe shores up Q2 earnings at Goodyear

Akron, Ohio – Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has posted a 3.5-percent drop in segment…

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Vipal Rubber starts retreading products JV in Europe

Nova Prata, Brazil – Vipal Rubber has recently formed a joint venture with Mezcla Caucho…

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Sales dip at Shin-Etsu’s silicones business

Tokyo -  Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. Ltd’s silicones business achieved a marginal rise in earnings on…

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Update: Automotive parts maker Henniges to launch Polish plant

Auburn Hills, Michigan – Global auto component manufacturer Henniges Automotive Holdings Inc has announced plans…

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Future Individual Mobility – Consequences for the Tire Industry

In his keynote address to the recent Future Tire Conference 2016, Christian Kötz, president of…

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ContiTech purchases Australian air springs producer

Sydney, Australia—ContiTech AG has acquired Vulcanite Pty Ltd. to bolster its air springs business and…

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Michelin increases stake in natural rubber supplier

Paris – Michelin has increased its capital share-holding in natural rubber supplier Societe Internationale De…

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Sid Richardson still scouting sites for Mexico plant

All ERJ on-line news reports are exclusive to subscribers to European Rubber Journal magazine. If you…

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