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Hutchinson launches seventh components plant in Poland

Paris – French-owned automotive parts maker Hutchinson is set to launch full production at its…

22nd August 2017 > Read More

Kumho Tire deal setback with Doublestar discount demand

Seoul – The process to sell a majority 42.01% share of Kumho Tire to Qingdao…

22nd August 2017 > Read More

India set to impose anti-dumping duties on Chinese TBR tires

London – India’s anti-dumping body has established that the country’s tire manufacturers are being ‘injured’…

22nd August 2017 > Read More

China’s Zhongding to build speciality rubber mixing facility

Xuancheng, China – The world’s 18th largest non-tire rubber producer Zhongding is planning to build…

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Toyo divesting industrial products unit to Nitta, Sekisui

Hyogo, Japan – Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. has agreed to divest major portions…

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Report: ExxonMobil buys Lion Copolymer rubber plant

Baton Rouge, Louisiana – ExxonMobil Corp has acquired a rubber production facility of Lion Copolymer…

21st August 2017 > Read More

Rubber trade dispute widens as Mexico launches investigation

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

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Royal Mail aims to cut rubber-band waste

London – Every year, Royal Mail plc uses around 338 tonnes of rubber bands to keep…

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Arburg to mould LSR magnifying glasses at MSV show

Lossburg, Germany – Arburg will demonstrate its capabilities in the field of liquid silicone rubber…

18th August 2017 > Read More

Barcode system can eliminate mix-ups during LSR moulding

Oftering, Austria –  Elmet, an Austrian operating system supplier for the injection moulding of two-component…

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Robinson cure additive gains approval for use in toys, balloons

West Bromich, UK – Robinson Brothers has announced that its Arbestab Z product has been…

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Trelleborg moving to advanced sealing products plant in Denmark

Trelleborg, Sweden –Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is to relocate its Danish manufacturing facility to a new,…

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Semperit suspends outlook after tough H1

Vienna – With a new management team, Semperit Group has taken its first steps in…

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Goodyear promotes Helsel to VP, technology officer

Akron, Ohio –  Goodyear has promoted Christopher Helsel to vice president and chief technology officer,…

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