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Bridgestone launches new touring tire

Brussels – Bridgestone has launched its Turanza T005 premium touring tire at a recent event…

10th October 2017 > Read More

Bridgestone working on “ultra-thin” tire rubber

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp is working on new composites for thinner tire materials that reduce weight…

10th October 2017 > Read More

Conti seeks balanced approach to automation

Hanover, Germany – Continental is taking a positive but measured approach to the automation of…

9th October 2017 > Read More

Optimistic SR projections lead to saturated market

Akron, Ohio – The global synthetic rubber market is one where overly optimistic expectations have…

8th October 2017 > Read More

Bandag retreader unveils upgrade in Scotland

Paisley , UK – One of Bandag’s largest franchise partners Caledonian Tyres has officially opened…

8th October 2017 > Read More

Yokohama to unveil next-gen tires in Tokyo

Tokyo – Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd will present two new tires featuring next-generation technologies at…

8th October 2017 > Read More

PT Gajah Tunggal, Nokian top global tire-profitability list

All ERJ on-line news reports are exclusive to subscribers to European Rubber Journal magazine. If you are…

6th October 2017 > Read More

Mitsui starts up new elastomers unit

Tokyo – Mitsui Chemicals Inc. has started up a new 5,000 tonnes/annum production line for…

5th October 2017 > Read More

EU chemicals industry welcomes anti-dumping revamp

Brussels –  The European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic) has welcomed an agreement reached 3 Oct…

5th October 2017 > Read More

Mesgo presents new R&D and lab facilities

Bergamo, Italy – Rubber compounder Mesgo SpA has unveiled a newly established corporate R&D centre…

5th October 2017 > Read More

Teijin raises aramid fibre capacity

Arnhem, the Netherlands – Teijin’s Aramid business has added a new production line at its…

5th October 2017 > Read More

Momentive to demonstrate LSR capabilities at Fakuma

Waterford, New York  – Momentive Performance Materials Inc. will feature its Silopren liquid silicone rubbers…

5th October 2017 > Read More

Adidas steps up Speedfactory manufacturing programme

Herzogenaurach, Germany – Adidas has ramped up its Speedfactory project with the launch of the…

5th October 2017 > Read More

Pirelli completes global offering of shares

Milan, Italy –  Marco Polo International Italy SpA and Pirelli & C. SpA have completed…

5th October 2017 > Read More