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Henniges adds plant in China

Suzhou, China — Henniges Automotive Holdings Inc. is expanding in China with the addition of…

5th January 2018 > Read More

Arlanxeo rolls out TrendMiner software to plants

Houston, Texas – Arlanxeo, a manufacturer of synthetic rubber and elastomers, is implementing TrendMiner software…

5th January 2018 > Read More

One in five truck tires fail German surveillance test

Frankfurt, Germany –  Almost 20% of truck tires have failed to meet the rolling resistance…

4th January 2018 > Read More

Michelin, Sumitomo form wholesale JV in US

Greenville, South Carolina – Michelin North America Inc. (MNA) and Sumitomo Corp. of Americas (SCOA)…

4th January 2018 > Read More

Toyoda Gosei affected by Toray falsified data

Tokyo – Japanese automotive supplier Toyoda Gosei (TG) has announced that some of its products…

4th January 2018 > Read More

Italian machinery sector set to post record year

Milan, Italy – The Italian plastic and rubber machinery manufacturing sector is set to post…

4th January 2018 > Read More

Gates files for IPO

Denver, Colorado — Gates Industrial Corp. PLC has filed for an initial public offering that…

4th January 2018 > Read More

Brainteaser Results Dec – July 2017

DECEMBER There were several worthy contenders – you know who you are – for our…

3rd January 2018 > Read More

NR producers start three-month export cuts

Bangkok – The governments of Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia, members of the International Tripartite Council…

3rd January 2018 > Read More

Local contractor wins Iranian tire project

Tehran – After a lull of over a year, new tire production projects in Iran…

3rd January 2018 > Read More

Continental to build €10m distribution centre in Hanover

Hanover, Germany – ContiTech AG is building a “cutting-edge” distribution centre near the Hanover-Langenhagen airport…

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Kordsa to add yarn production capacity

Istanbul, Turkey – Turkish reinforcement supplier Kordsa Inc. is expanding its polyester yarn production capacity…

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Kumho Tire separates from Kumho Asiana Group

Seoul – Kumho Tire has been separated from its parent organisation Kumho Asiana group under…

3rd January 2018 > Read More

New president, COO takes over at Hankook Europe

Neu-Isenburg, Germany – Hankook Tire Europe has appointed Han-Jun Kim as its new president and…

2nd January 2018 > Read More