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Report: Continental aims for split before year-end

Frankfurt, Germany – Continental aims to float part of its business on the stock exchange…

5th February 2018 > Read More

Updated: Arlanxeo to supply Saudi-made EPDM rubber

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Arlanxeo is to supply EPDM rubber made at a petrochemicals site…

5th February 2018 > Read More

Strong sterling taking toll on Avon Rubber

Melksham, UK – Avon Rubber plc has warned that the continued strength of sterling against…

5th February 2018 > Read More

Henkel launches rubber adhesive for intelligent tires

Dusseldorf, Germany – Henkel Adhesive Technologies has launched the latest in its series of Loctite…

5th February 2018 > Read More

Kumho Petrochemical posts 32% growth in rubber sales

Seoul – Kumho Petrochemical has posted a 32% year-on-year rise in its synthetic rubber sales…

5th February 2018 > Read More

Linglong Tire sponsors Juventus

Yantai, China – Linglong Tire has signed a major sponsorship deal with Juventus Football Club…

5th February 2018 > Read More

Future Tire Conference 2018: First speakers announced

  Organisers of the Future Tire Conference have announced the first group of speakers for…

5th February 2018 > Read More

Aeolus estimates annual net loss of up to €62m

Jiaozuo, China – Aeolus has issued estimates showing an annual net loss in 2017 ranging…

5th February 2018 > Read More

Orion raises carbon black prices

Luxembourg – Orion Engineered Carbons SA has recently introduced prices increases, worldwide, on its speciality…

4th February 2018 > Read More

Hexpol marks ‘best year ever’

Malmo, Sweden – Swedish rubber group Hexpol AB has posted the “best year so far”…

2nd February 2018 > Read More

Trelleborg posts record earnings in 2017

Trelleborg, Sweden – Terlleborg AB has posted strong financial results for the full financial year…

2nd February 2018 > Read More

Covestro expects higher TPU use in car cockpit of the future

Leverkusen, Germany – Trends such as autonomous driving and connected mobility will offer significant opportunities…

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Michelin buys 25% stake in New Zealand distributor

Hamilton, New Zealand — Group Michelin has purchased a 25% stake in Tyreline Distributors Ltd.,…

2nd February 2018 > Read More

Export curbs fail to lift NR prices

London – Moves to curb natural rubber exports by the main producing countries seem to…

1st February 2018 > Read More