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Report: CEAT to build €50m tire production plant in India

London – Indian tire maker CEAT is reportedly investing 4,000 crore Indian rupee (€50 million)…

5th July 2018 > Read More

Birla Carbon raises prices in Europe, Africa

Hannover, Germany – Birla Carbon is increasing prices for rubber grade carbon black materials due…

5th July 2018 > Read More

BKT executive: “Only innovation will take us to the next level

Dilip Vaidya, president and director of technology of BKT, illustrates the challenges in the development…

4th July 2018 > Read More

DKT: Zeon advances HNBR performance, capacity

Nuremberg, Germany – ZEON Corp., represented by the European subsidiary ZEON Europe GmbH is presenting…

4th July 2018 > Read More

Arlanxeo in multi-million-euro expansion of French, Brazilian facilities

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Synthetic rubber manufacture Arlanxeo is to make a large investment over the next three…

4th July 2018 > Read More

Trelleborg acquires tire distributor in New Zealand

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Wheel Systems business has acquired the New Zealand-based tire distributor TRS…

4th July 2018 > Read More

Cooper Standard to acquire two Lauren International businesses

Novi, Michigan – Cooper Standard Automotive Inc. has agreed to acquire Lauren Manufacturing and Lauren…

4th July 2018 > Read More

Conti recalling over 5,000 commercial vehicle tires in North America

Washington — Continental Tire the Americas LLC is recalling 5,356 Conti Coach HA3 commercial vehicle…

4th July 2018 > Read More

DKT: Dow advances octylphenol-free formulations

Schwalbach, Germany –  Dow is highlighting the role of rubber-to-metal-bonding technologies in automotive under-the-hood, powertrain…

4th July 2018 > Read More

DKT: LWB, Evonik link to make plastic/rubber parts

Nuremberg, Germany – LWB Steinl and Evonik Industries have teamed up to manufacture a rotation-symmetrical…

4th July 2018 > Read More

DKT 2018 Materials: Exhibition and conference preview

DKT: Rubber industry exhibition and conference The DKT (Deutsche Kautschuk Tagung) rubber industry exhibition and…

4th July 2018 > Read More

DKT 2018 opens with ‘growth through innovation’ message

Nuremberg, Germany – The DKT 2018 rubber and elastomers industry trade fair opened with a lively…

3rd July 2018 > Read More

Conti reshuffles tire division managers

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG is reorganising the top management of its Tire Division, with…

3rd July 2018 > Read More

Birla Carbon renames entities globally

Marietta, Georgia – Leading carbon black supplier Birla Carbon, part of Aditya Birla Group, has…

3rd July 2018 > Read More