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Kuraray raises elastomer prices for third time in 2017

Tokyo – Japanese chemicals company Kuraray has raised prices for its elastomer products for a…

10th March 2017 > Read More

Mesnac, Rockwell extend partnership in smart manufacturing

Beijing – Mesnac and Rockwell Automation have signed a “strategic agreement” to conduct joint research…

9th March 2017 > Read More

Kuraray chairman passes away

Tokyo – Kuraray has announced that its representative director and chairman, Fumio Ito, passed away…

9th March 2017 > Read More

China’s Yiyang machinery group receives “large orders” from overseas

Yiyang, China – Yiyang Rubber & Plastics Machinery Group has received large orders from overseas…

9th March 2017 > Read More

Michelin adding RFID to all truck tires in North America

Nashville, Tennessee – Michelin North America Inc. has begun building radio frequency identification (RFID) tags…

9th March 2017 > Read More

Datwyler appoints new chairman

Altdorf, Switzerland – Datwyler Holding Inc. has appointed Paul Haelg as the chairman of board…

9th March 2017 > Read More

Goodyear unveils intelligent, connected tires in Geneva

Geneva, Switzerland – The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has unveiled “new and emerging technologies”…

8th March 2017 > Read More

Pirelli debuts cloud-based tire-monitoring system

Geneva, Switzerland -  Pirelli Tyre SpA has developed a digital platform that integrates tire operating…

8th March 2017 > Read More

Bridgestone EMEA adds new executive roles to drive growth

Brussels – Bridgestone Europe has added two new executive roles in a bid to “drive…

8th March 2017 > Read More

Yokohama launches new fuel-efficient BluEarth tire

Tokyo – Yokohama Rubber Co. has launched a new fuel-efficient BluEarth-Es ES32 tire “loaded with…

8th March 2017 > Read More

Pompei appointed Trelleborg Wheel Systems president

Trelleborg, Sweden – Paolo Pompei has been appointed as the new business area president of…

7th March 2017 > Read More

US adjusts Indian OTR tire duties

Washington – The US Department of Commerce has made small downward adjustments on its countervailing…

7th March 2017 > Read More

Michelin, French labs to study ‘cobotics’, ‘industry of future’

Clermont-Ferrand, France – Groupe Michelin as well as three Clermont-Ferrand-based university research laboratories, Institut Pascal1,…

7th March 2017 > Read More

Camso to raise prices in April

Magog, Quebec – Industrial tire and track producer Camso Ltd. plans to raise prices on…

7th March 2017 > Read More