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New survey claims UK manufacturers edging towards ‘Brexit’

London – A survey of 900 UK manufacturing companies has revealed the industry is largely…

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Interview: GM exec says relationship with suppliers improved

Bill Kopicki knows relations can be a touchy subject between car makers and their suppliers….

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US probes India, Sri Lanka OTR import duties

Washington – Off-the-road tires imported from India and Sri Lanka are being subsidised, the US…

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US judge dismisses product liability suit against Michelin

Parmer Country, Texas – A judge in the 287th Judicial District Court in Parmer County…

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China seeks 40% cut in tire production

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Sears to launch DieHard tire brand in US

New York — Sears Holdings Corp. is planning to launch a line of DieHard-brand tires…

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Michelin targets €1.2bn cost-saving

Ladoux, France – Michelin is ramping up its “competitiveness plan”, targeting cost savings of €1.2-billion…

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Cabot plans technology centre in Shanghai

Boston, Masachusetts – Cabot Corp. is planning to establish a new ‘application innovation’ laboratory at…

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Continental eyes Hanover location for new HQ

Hanover, Germany – Technology and automotive supplier Continental AG has sets its sights on a…

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UK firm fined £1m after young worker killed by exploding tire

Canterbury, UK – A UK tire dealer has been fined £1 million (€1.3 million) and…

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Cabot announces US price-rises

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot Corp. has announced that it will increase invoice prices by $50/tonne…

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Interview: ContiTech US boss spells out ambitions

Hanover, Germany—ContiTech NAFTA, the North American arm of Conti-Tech AG, has plans in the works…

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Widow seeks legal probe into Goodyear Dunlop Tyres worker’s death

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Swiss company to build Iran rubber plant

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