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German rubber sales up 3.5% despite lower tire volumes

Frankfurt, Germany –  Germany’s rubber manufacturing sector shrugged off some weakness in the tire market…

29th September 2017 > Read More

Synthomer advances nitrile latex for gloves manufacturers

Kuala Lumpur –  Nitrile rubber manufacturer Synthomer has introduced an “innovative” latex product for the…

29th September 2017 > Read More

Boeing certifies Goodyear tire for new aircraft

Akron, Ohio – Goodyear’s ultra-lightweight Flight Radial aviation tire has been certified by Boeing Co….

29th September 2017 > Read More

Conti tests the future

Technology centre in Hanover is the focus for some interesting work in the field of…

29th September 2017 > Read More

Cooper Tire secures reduced US antidumping rate

New York — The US Court of International Trade (CIT) has reaffirmed an antidumping rate…

28th September 2017 > Read More

Goodyear, Michelin, Wolverine among top US military suppliers

Washington – In the US, Wolverine Worldwide, Goodyear and Michelin North America Inc. have been named among…

28th September 2017 > Read More

Manufacturers reveal IoT digital transformation concerns

Reading, UK – A new study commissioned by HSO has revealed that 43% of managers…

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Dow EPDM and elastomer units in line for startup

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

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Italy plastics & rubber machinery exports up 13%

Milan, Italy –  Italian exports of plastics and rubber machinery, equipment and moulds grew by…

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Report: Vietnam rubber company plans $560m shares-sale

Hanoi – Vietnam’s state-run Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) plans to sell 25% of the company…

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Michelin selling tire centres to US retreader

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma — Michelin North America Inc. has agreed in principal to sell the…

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Evonik rebrands silica products portfolio

Essen, Germany – Evonik has redesigned its silica portfolio branding following the group’s takeover of…

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Natural rubber now a critical raw material for EU

Brussels  – Natural rubber has been included on the EU’s ‘critical raw material list’, the…

27th September 2017 > Read More

Michelin files US patent lawsuit

Greenville, South Carolina –  Michelin North America Inc. has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against…

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