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Pyrolyx on track with US facility construction

Munich, Germany – Recovered carbon black (rCB) manufacturer Pyrolyx AG is on track with the…

14th February 2018 > Read More

Michelin to partner with auto parts distributor Mobivia

Lille, France – Groupe Michelin and Mobivia PLC, a European multi-brand vehicle servicing and parts…

14th February 2018 > Read More

Comerio Ercole looks to the future at TTE

Hanover, Germany – Comerio Ercole presentations at Tire Technology Expo 2018 in Hanover include several…

14th February 2018 > Read More

Michelin reports growth amid reorganisation, high materials costs

Clermont-Ferrand, France – Groupe Michelin has reported growth both in operating income and sales during…

13th February 2018 > Read More

EU starts registering Chinese truck & bus tire imports

Brussels – New and retreaded truck and bus tires imported to the EU from China…

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US 2018 Market Data: Shipments up, production down

Akron, Ohio – A funny thing happened on the way to the anticipated revival of…

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Hankook eyes continued sales growth, profits rebound in 2018

Seoul, South Korea — Hankook Tire Co. Ltd.’s fiscal 2017 operating income dropped 28.1% due…

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Michelin names Menegaux to succeed Senard as CEO in 2019

Clermont-Ferrand, France — Group Michelin’s board of directors is recommending Florent Menegaux, senior executive vice…

12th February 2018 > Read More

Goodyear suffers double-digit earnings drops, Q4 net loss

Akron, Ohio — Goodyear suffered double-digit drops in segment operating income for the quarter and…

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Linglong estimates annual revenue jump

Yantai, China – Linglong Tyre has issued estimates showing €1.8 billion (13.9 billion yuan) revenue…

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Petlas adding ‘smart’ warehouse at Turkey plant

Ankara, Turkey — Petlas Tire & Trade Corp. has begun construction of an automated “smart”…

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Comment: Italian machinery makers gain technology edge

Rodolfo Comerio sales and marketing manager Nicola Fedele reviews the current developments within the Italian…

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Brexit to set off REACH complications for UK chemical firms  

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has warned of the major impact on British plastics chemical…

11th February 2018 > Read More

UK vehicle sales fall 6% in January amid diesel slump

London – UK registrations fell 6.3% to 163,615 in January as weaker consumer confidence and…

6th February 2018 > Read More