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US probes ‘security threat’ from automotive imports

Washington – On the heels of tariffs issued on imported steel and aluminium, president Trump…

30th May 2018 > Read More

Nokian breaks ground for tech center in Spain

Santa Cruz De La Zarza, Spain — Nokian Tyres PLC broke ground on the construction…

29th May 2018 > Read More

Bridgestone to supply ‘sport mode’ ologic tires for BWM i3s

Brussels – Bridgestone Corp has been announced as the sole supplier of tires to the…

29th May 2018 > Read More

Conti recalls hybrid tires in US for visible cords

Washington — Continental Tire the Americas LLC is recalling 655 Conti Hybrid H53 medium truck…

29th May 2018 > Read More

Future Tire: Industry leaders map the road ahead

In a series of Q&As in the run up to Future Tire 2018, ERJ asked…

29th May 2018 > Read More

Viewpoints: Goodyear manager on TBR market

Birmingham, UK – Despite some uncertainties, the truck & bus (TBR) market has this year…

29th May 2018 > Read More

VDMA backs continued EU trade with Iran

Frankfurt – The German rubber and plastics machinery trade association, VDMA, has voiced its support…

25th May 2018 > Read More

UK chemicals makers thrive, Brexit looms

London – In the first few months of this year, the UK chemicals and pharmaceuticals…

25th May 2018 > Read More

Sumitomo wins patent infringement lawsuit

Tokyo – Sumitomo Rubber Industries has won a lawsuit against Italian manufacturer TEK Automotive Srl…

25th May 2018 > Read More

Doublestar firms seek court relief in Toyo trademark case

Los Angeles, California – Two Chinese tire companies have filed a motion for partial summary…

25th May 2018 > Read More

Sumitomo Rubber Q1 sales, earnings up double digits

Kobe, Japan – Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. reported double-digit gains in operating profits and sales…

25th May 2018 > Read More

ANRPC: China, India set to drive up NR consumption

Kula Lumpur – Growth in demand in India and China is set to rekindle global…

24th May 2018 > Read More

UK clean air strategy to target tire particles emissions

London – The UK government is targeting particulate matters (PM) emissions from vehicles, including tires,…

24th May 2018 > Read More

Viewpoints: Giti director on TBR market, tariffs

Birmingham, UK – Giti has seen its share of the truck tire market grow steadily…

24th May 2018 > Read More