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India slaps anti-dumping duties on Chinese truck and bus tires

New Delhi, India – The Indian government’s ministry of finance has imposed anti-dumping duties on…

21st September 2017 > Read More

China begins probe into halogenated rubber dumping

Beijing – China’s ministry of commerce (MOFCOM) has launched an investigation into allegations of dumping…

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Clariant rejects appeal to rethink Huntsman merger

Muttenz, Switzerland – Swiss chemical giant Clariant AG has rejected a request to rethink its…

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Goodyear acquiring automated tire-inspection business

Akron, Ohio – Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is acquiring automated tire inspection business Ventech…

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Conti steps up sustainability bid with “lighthouse project”

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG is stepping up its sustainability efforts with the appointment of…

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Michelin looking to save €1.2bn by 2020

Singapore – Groupe Michelin is seeking to save roughly €1.2 billion through to 2020, company…

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Report: Typhoon hits Vietnam rubber growers

Hanoi – Rubber growers in Vietnam are counting the cost of Typhoon Doksuri, which swept…

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Yokohama tree project reaches 500k goal

Tokyo—Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd has achieved its target of planting 500,000 trees under its ‘Yokohama…

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Nizhnekamsk advances synthetic rubber plans

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PMG expands new China compounding facility

Bergamo, Italy – Rubber and elastomers compounder PMG SpA is set to start up a…

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Nokian granted state funding for new US plant

Nashville, Tennessee — In the US, the Tennessee State Building Board Commission has approved $28.4…

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Cabot opens Asia technology centre in Shanghai

Shanghai, China – Cabot Corp. officially opened its new ‘Asia technology center’ in Shanghai, China…

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Pelmar promotes Guix to EMEA sales director

Yokneam, Israel – Pelmar Group has appointed Enrique Guix as its new sales director EMEA,…

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Vietnam joining top natural rubber producers group

Bangkok – Vietnam, currently the world’s third largest producer of natural rubber after Thailand and…

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