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Hankook income drops in third quarter, nine months

Seoul — Hankook Tire Co. Ltd suffered double-digit drops in operating income for the quarter…

7th November 2017 > Read More

Dow Elastomers expands products, facilities

Cleveland, Ohio – Dow Elastomers is setting an entirely new course for its Nordel EPDM…

7th November 2017 > Read More

Orion earnings dip on hurricane, feedstock mix

Luxembourg – Orion Engineered Carbon has reported a decline in third-quarter earnings from its rubber…

5th November 2017 > Read More

Cabot expects lower volumes, better pricing in China

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot expects lower volumes but stronger pricing in China as a drive…

5th November 2017 > Read More

German chemicals makers increase production

Frankfurt, Germany – Production of chemicals in Germany grew by 1.3% in the third quarter…

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TRA scheme explains value of tire recycling

London – The Tyre Recovery Association (TRA) has launched its Responsible Retailing initiative to help…

5th November 2017 > Read More

NR prices show continued weakness

London – Trading on natural rubber markets in the Far East continued under a cloud…

3rd November 2017 > Read More

Europe ‘to trail’ in growing truck tire market

Leatherhead, UK – Europe is likely to remain off the pace in a global truck…

3rd November 2017 > Read More

Aeolus Tyre posts net loss on higher materials costs

Jiaozuo, China – Aeolus Tyre posted €26 million (201 million yuan) net loss for the…

3rd November 2017 > Read More

Trelleborg acquires German heavy tire servicing company

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Wheel Systems has acquired White Baumaschinenreifen GmbH (White), a German company…

3rd November 2017 > Read More

IISRP publishes worldwide rubber statistics 2017

Houston, Texas,  2 Nov – The International Institute of Synthetic Rubber Producers (IISRP) has published…

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Mesnac advances “most intelligent” TBM

Shanghai, China – Mesnac recently introduced what it said was “the most intelligent tire building…

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Trelleborg advances Serbian expansion project

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg expects to start phasing in new capacity at its Serbian tire…

2nd November 2017 > Read More

Indian operations drive up sales at Apollo

Gurgaon, India –  Apollo Tyres Ltd has reported higher sales but pressure on earnings in…

2nd November 2017 > Read More