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Iranian tire company up for sale

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

10th October 2016 > Read More

Evonik joins ‘Internet of Things’ organisation

Essen, Germany – Evonik Industries has joined the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), a global, public-private…

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Arkema adds TPE production in US

Birdsboro, Pennsylvania – Arkema SA is expanding polyimide production in North America and Asia-Pacific. Citing…

10th October 2016 > Read More

Manufacturing gains in UK post-Brexit survey

London – The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has reported an improved short-term performance in…

10th October 2016 > Read More

Investments to continue in Turkey – ETRMA chief

ERJ ran an extensive feature on the Turkish rubber & tire industry in its Sept/Oct…

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Apollo snatches another Pirelli boss

Amsterdam, The Netherlands – India’s Apollo Tyres has appointed another former Pirelli director Daniele Lorenzetti…

7th October 2016 > Read More

Analysis: NR prices do go up as well as down – really

London – September brought across-the-board increases in all markets covered by ERJ’s regular snapshot of…

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Nynas to discuss naphthenic tire oils at IRC 2016

Kitakyushu, Japan – Nynas AB will be presenting a paper on naphthenic tire oils during…

6th October 2016 > Read More

Trelleborg supplies elastomeric bearings for Shell facility

Browse Basin, Australia – Trelleborg’s engineered products operation has supplied bearing systems to Shell’s Prelude…

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Wacker to set up new US R&D centre for silicones

Munich, Germany – Wacker AG is establishing a new R&D centre in Ann Arbor, Michigan,…

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Six tire makers earn design award

Tokyo – Six tire makers recently earned the Good Design Award, an international design competition…

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UK records highest September for new car market

London – The UK new car market continued its upward trajectory in September, rising 1.6 percent…

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Novamont opens bio-butanediol production plant

Bottrighe, Italy – headquartered bio-based materials company Novamont has announced it has opened a plant…

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A. Schulman names new chief financial officer

Fairlawn, Ohio – A. Schulman Inc. has unveiled another top-level management change. The firm said…

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