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China puts tariffs on nitrile rubber from Korea, Japan

Beijing -  China has imposed anti-dumping tariffs on nitrile rubber originating in South Korea and…

16th July 2018 > Read More

Chinese tires, rubber products hit hard in new Trump tariffs

Washington – Nearly all tires imported from China, as well as a long list of…

16th July 2018 > Read More

SUVs, CUVs may be curtailing growth of OE V-, Z-rated tires

Akron, Ohio – The share of the US original equipment and replacement tire markets held…

16th July 2018 > Read More

Arburg shows its hard/soft side

Nuremberg, Germany – At DKT 2018, Arburg showed complex multi-component moulding on its electric Allrounder…

16th July 2018 > Read More

Sinopec opts for Topsoe catalyst for major SBR emissions control project

Zibo, China – Sinopec Qilu Petrochemical Corp. has opted to use a Topsoe catalyst to…

13th July 2018 > Read More

Michelin buying off-road tire maker Camso in €1.2bn deal

Clermont-Ferrand, France – Groupe Michelin has struck a deal to buy Camso Group, the Magog,…

13th July 2018 > Read More

Toyoda Gosei strengthens technical development in India

Kiyosu, Japan – Automotive parts supplier Toyoda Gosei Co. Ltd has established an engineering and…

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Trelleborg opens European hub for material handling & construction tires

Evergem, Belgium – Trelleborg AB has inaugurated its new European logistics hub for material handling…

13th July 2018 > Read More

ERJ Brainteaser Results   

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

13th July 2018 > Read More

Continental buys Czech tire machine tool maker

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG has taken over the its long-term supplier of components for…

12th July 2018 > Read More

Report: India hit by NR deficit

New Delhi – India’s Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA) has voiced concern over a “consistent…

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Michelin unveils aggressive underground mining tires

Michelin unveils aggressive underground mining tires Greenville, South Carolina — Michelin North America Inc. is…

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US levies countervailing duties on rubber bands from China

Washington – The US Department of Commerce has levied stiff preliminary countervailing duties against imports…

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Cimcorp to automate Linglong plants

Ulvila, Finland – Finnish automation and robotic-tire handling specialist Cimcorp Oy will be working with…

11th July 2018 > Read More