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Kramer: Goodyear poised for “high-value” growth

Akron, Ohio – Goodyear is positioned to take advantage of the “accelerating shift to high-value-added…

12th April 2017 > Read More

Delay to Dow-DuPont merger

Midland, Michigan – Several amendments have been made to the proposed merger agreement between Dow…

12th April 2017 > Read More

Raw materials costs hit Semperit business outlook

Vienna – Semperit Group is now expecting a “very weak” result and has suspended its…

12th April 2017 > Read More

ASTM move could aid pyrolysis backers

Brussels – The formation recently by the standards body ASTM International of a committee on…

12th April 2017 > Read More

New Prometeon to partner by Iveco Defence Vehicles

Milan – Prometeon Tire Group – the new company name of the group that produces…

12th April 2017 > Read More

Michelin to expand tire production in China

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

10th April 2017 > Read More

Tire groups warn of pressures on UK recycling sector

London – Tire recycling costs are being forced up at an alarming rate across the…

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Report: Styrenic elastomers to lose out in growing TPEs market

Leatherhead, UK –  The global market for thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) will grow at an annual…

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Çalışkan takes over the reins at Kordsa

Istanbul – Ali Çalışkan has become chief executive officer (CEO) of tire cord maker Kordsa,…

10th April 2017 > Read More

New Chinese steel cord and carbon black project

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

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Kanwar: Hungary plant a ” milestone” in Apollo’s global expansion plans

Gyongyoshalasz, Hungary – More than 1,400 Apollo employees, vendors, dealers and dignitaries – including Hungarian…

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EC clears Dow-DuPont merger subject to conditions 

Brussels – DuPont Co.is divesting its Crop Protection Business and acquiring FMC’s health and nutrition…

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Feature – JK Tyre maps out road to automation

Hanover, Germany –  Automation and the level of automation introduced in your system is a…

10th April 2017 > Read More

Final call: ERJ Survey of Rubber Compounders

Dear Industry Colleague, The May/June 2017 issue of European Rubber Journal magazine will feature our annual survey…

9th April 2017 > Read More