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Fenner bounces back following efficiency measures

London – Fenner PLC has posted a sharp rise in revenue and profits in the…

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Hainan Rubber profits from NR price trend

Haikou, China –China’s largest natural rubber maker Hainan Rubber Group posted €8 million (61 million…

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ZF reinvents itself to prepare for digital future

Friedrichshafen, Germany—The founders of auto supplier ZF Friedrichshafen A.G. would not recognize their company today….

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Dow launches new elastomers range: holding UK open day

Birch Vale, UK — Dow Polyurethanes has launched Hyperlast 153 series polyurethane elastomers which it…

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Gates has stay-at-desk alternative to Hannover

London –  Gates Europe is not going to this year’s industrial technology trade fair Hannover…

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Engel appoints new chief financial officer

ASchwertberg, Austria – Austrian machinery group Engel has appointed Markus Richter as chief financial officer…

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Signs of recovery in European tire markets

 Brussels – The replacement tire market in Europe has had a strong start to 2017…

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Cheng Shin to start up India and Indonesia tire plants in 2017

Chunghwa, Taiwan – Taiwan’s tire maker Cheng Shin, also known as Maxxis, is to start…

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US finds higher levels of Chinese OTR tire subsidies

Quincy, Illinois – The US Department of Commerce’s (DOC) final results on its review of…

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Report: Tire cord market on growth track to 2024

Ocean View, Delaware – The global tire cord & tire fabrics market was worth $3.85…

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Covestro adds to elastomer price-rise list

Leverkusen, Germany – German speciality chemicals company Covestro will raise the prices for its Desmodur…

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Acquisitions drive ‘significant rise’ in Freudenberg 2016 results

​Weinheim, Germany – New acquisitions helped Freudenberg Group to grow sales by 13.5%, to €8,590.1…

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Kumho deal with Doublestar to go ahead as ex-owner passes right to buy

Seoul – The sale of Kumho Tire’s 42% majority stake to China’s Doublestar Tyre will…

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Future Tire: Q&A with Armin Kraus of 4JET Technologies

Armin Kraus, director of 4JET Technologies GmbH will detail cutting-edge developments in tire industry at…

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