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Mixed picture for NR markets in June

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Covestro  “will get there” with CO2 elastomers

London – Covestro’s progress in commercialising polyurethane foam materials employing carbon dioxides (CO2) as a…

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Medical gains strengthen Fenner recovery

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Asahi seeing strong tire sector demand

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

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Freudenberg acquiring UK seal manufacturer Metflex

​Weinheim, Germany – Freudenberg Group has acquired UK seal manufacturer Metflex Precision Mouldings as part…

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UK manufacturers warn against Brexit ‘tipping point’

Strasbourg, France – The UK’s manufacturers organisation, EEF, has warned that the government “must radically…

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Serbia courting Linglong for European tire plant

Belgrade, Serbia – Add Serbia to the list of countries courting Linglong Group Co. Ltd….

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OCSiAl to set up “world’s largest” nanotube production unit in Luxembourg

Luxembourg: Advanced materials manufacturer OCSiAl is set to build a production facility for single wall…

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Creditors make new offer to revive Kumho Tire deal

Seoul – Kumho Tire creditors have come up with a new offer for the use…

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California considers changed ZnO bill

Sacramento, California –  The California Senate Environmental Quality Committee is to consider an amended version…

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Kanwar: Apollo under pressure from Chinese truck & bus tires

Kochi, India – Apollo Tyres’ truck & bus tire operations are under pressure from cheap…

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Conti advances rail ambitions, joins European association

Barcelona – Continental AG is increasing its activities in the rail transport sector and has…

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Michelin invests €33m in Romanian plant to produce new tire models

Zalau, Romania – Michelin is investing €33 million in its plant in Zalau, Romania to…

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Bluestar Silicones becomes Elkem Silicones

Oslo, Norway – Elkem has integrated two Chinese entities into the Elkem group and renamed…

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