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Bridgestone retains top spot in global tire industry ranking

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

1st October 2017 > Read More

Community spirit key to tire plant automation

Industry must adopt new attitudes and openness towards the potential opportunities of digitalisation, top-level speakers emphasieed at…

1st October 2017 > Read More

Tire makers see results dip as materials costs bite

London – Major tire makers in Europe, and elsewhere, have seen first-half results dip over…

1st October 2017 > Read More

ERJ Brainteasers Jan-June 2017

JUNE 2017 Great to see more new names appearing on our winners’ lists this month…

1st October 2017 > Read More

European tire markets in tough second half

The latest industry data and company financial reports indicate some significant challenges ahead for tire…

1st October 2017 > Read More

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…

28th September 2017 > Read More

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…

28th September 2017 > Read More

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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