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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

Advanc3d launches elastic printable TPU

Hamburg, Germany — Advanc3d Materials has developed a new TPU that it claims is the…

7th March 2017 > Read More

Higher volumes, demand help Michelin income growth in 2016

Clermont-Ferrand, France –  Higher volumes and a rebound in demand in China and Europe have…

6th March 2017 > Read More

Cooper Tire relocates office in Mexico

Guadalajara, Mexico—Cooper Tire de Mexico has relocated its Mexican offices from El Salto to Guadalajara….

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China’s Guilin Rubber Machinery steps up technical development

Guilin, China – ChemChina-owned Guilin Rubber Machinery has stepped up efforts in technical research and…

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Report: Semperit to terminate Thai joint venture

Vienna, Austria – Semperit AG and Sri Trang-Argo Industry Public Co. Ltd. plan to terminate…

6th March 2017 > Read More

Conti, Trelleborg raising tire prices in North America

Akron, Ohio – Continental Tire the Americas and Trelleborg Wheel Systems Americas Inc. are raising…

3rd March 2017 > Read More

Conti’s rubber business registers growth in 2016

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG’s Rubber Group has posted a 2% rise in sales at…

3rd March 2017 > Read More

Birla to study nanocellulose, carbon black combo in Tires

Atlanta, Georgia – Biotechnology company American Process Inc. (API) and Aditya Birla Group’s, US-based Birla…

3rd March 2017 > Read More

Senior management movement at Evonik 

Essen, Germany – Major changes are set to take place at the Evonik executive board…

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Cabot to expand elastomer composites business for OTR tires

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot Corp. is making a “strategic investment” to expand its manufacturing capabilities…

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Chemours raises fluoropolymer prices

Wilmington, Delaware – The Chemours Co. has increased global prices for all its fluoropolymer products,…

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China’s Yinbao breaks ground on passenger car tire project

Chuzhou, China – Shandong Yinbao Tyre Group’s subsidiary Delun Rubber broke ground on its 4…

2nd March 2017 > Read More