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Future Tire: Q&A with Goodyear Dunlop Handelssysteme boss

In this Q&A, Dr. Guido Hüffer, general manager retail operations DACH at Goodyear Dunlop Handelssysteme,…

13th May 2018 > Read More

Future Tire: You will be in excellent company

Cologne, Germany – Who should attend the Future Tire Conference? Why you, of course! And…

13th May 2018 > Read More

Natural rubber still weak, cartel mooted

London – Natural rubber prices remained weak in the month of April, ERJ’s latest snapshot…

11th May 2018 > Read More

Phillips Carbon Black launches major expansion plans

New Delhi – Phillips Carbon Black (PCBl), India’s largest carbon black manufacturer, is investing nearly…

11th May 2018 > Read More

Bridgestone manages sales growth amid market challenges

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp. managed to nudge up sales in the first quarter despite issues…

11th May 2018 > Read More

Elastomer prediction seminar in Manchester

Manchester, UK – There are still a few places left for next week’s IoM3 Rubber…

11th May 2018 > Read More

Pirelli to pursue high value strategy in China

Beijing – Pirelli & C. SpA aims to further reinforce its position in China by…

10th May 2018 > Read More

VDMA posts record year, concerned over skills shortage

Frankfurt, Germany – Germany’s plastics & rubber machinery industry has posted a record year with…

10th May 2018 > Read More

Kumho recalling tires in US for belt issue

Washington — Kumho Tire USA Inc. is recalling 1,773 Kumho Solus KH16 all-season grand touring…

10th May 2018 > Read More

Carbon black shortfall rocks India’s rubber industry

New Delhi – Antidumping duties combined with increased demand and capacity constraints is causing a…

10th May 2018 > Read More

Raw materials costs hit Conti Rubber Group

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG’s tire sales have slipped 4.4% year-on-year to €2,635.5 million in…

9th May 2018 > Read More

Cimcorp to expand operations at HQ site

Ulvila, Finland – Cimcorp is to expand its production and office facilities at its headquarters…

9th May 2018 > Read More

Kumho’s 2017 profits plunge on materials costs, OE decline

Seoul – Kumho Tire Co. Inc. suffered an 81.2% drop in pre-tax operating profit for…

9th May 2018 > Read More

Arlanxeo sales, earnings down by more than 20%

Cologne, Germany – Arlanxeo has seen significant falls in both sales and earnings in the…

8th May 2018 > Read More