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Report: China’s SAIC strong Kumho bidder

Seoul – Shanghai Aerospace Industry Co. (SAIC) is the strongestt contenders to bid for Kumho…

1st December 2016 > Read More

Trelleborg to complete supply to Turkish tram project

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg’s industrial anti-vibration solutions operation expects to complete its delivery of suspension…

1st December 2016 > Read More

Bridgestone ups prices in Europe

Brussels – Bridgestone Europe is raising prices for its passenger car and motorcycle tires by…

1st December 2016 > Read More

Chinese group hires law firm to fight US duties on truck tires

Las Vegas – The China Rubber Industry Association (CRIA) has hired New York law firm…

1st December 2016 > Read More

Chemical makers back EU anti-dumping proposals

Brussels –  EU chemical industry association Cefic has welcomed European Commission proposals for on a…

1st December 2016 > Read More

Versalis building EPDM plant in Italy

Ferrara, Italy – Versalis is building a new plant in northern Italian province of Ferrara…

30th November 2016 > Read More

Interview: Bridgestone eyes top position in Europe

Based on article published in ERJ’s November/December issue: New Bridgestone Europe CEO Paolo Ferrari tells…

30th November 2016 > Read More

Report: Kolon to invest $500m in new tire cord plant

Ho Chi Mon City – South Korea’s Kolon Industries Inc. is to set up a…

30th November 2016 > Read More

Hexpol adds new compounds to bio-based TPEs

London – Thermoplastic elastomer compounding group, Hexpol TPE, has added new compounds to its Dryflex…

30th November 2016 > Read More

EU confidentiality ruling threatens chemicals makers

Brussels, – Rulings by the EU Court of Justice set a “potentially dangerous precedent” for…

29th November 2016 > Read More

Thai-Chinese JV to produce tires in Thailand

Bangkok – Two Thai tire & rubber companies and China’s Shandong Yinbao Tyre Group Co….

29th November 2016 > Read More

VDMA notes continued decline in machinery exports to Russia

Moscow, Russia – Sales of plastics and rubber machinery to Russia have continued to contract…

29th November 2016 > Read More

Sailun appoints new president for Europe

Qingdao, China – Sailun Jinyu International (SJI) appointed Gareth Passmore as its new president for…

29th November 2016 > Read More

New report primes UK manufacturers for Industry 4.0

London –  EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, has published a new report designed to help UK…

29th November 2016 > Read More