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Datwyler ‘hit-and-miss’ on sustainability targets

Altdorf, Switzerland – Despite progress on as number of fronts Datwyler, last year fell short…

24th May 2018 > Read More

Saudi NTC advances $1.6bn tire project

London - Saudi Arabian National Tire Co. (NTC) has signed a MoU with South Korea’s Samsung…

23rd May 2018 > Read More

Tire Cologne: Cooper bringing former F1 star Coulthard

Melksham, UK – Former Formula One star David Coulthard will be on the Cooper Tire…

23rd May 2018 > Read More

Kraiburg TPE for new shoe-lacing system

Kraiburg, Germany – Kraiburg TPE has supplied materials for a “unique” new shoe lacing system…

23rd May 2018 > Read More

Rubber modified asphalt ‘has viable path forward’

Hilton Head, South Carolina – Dry process crumb rubber modified asphalt (CRM) is the way…

23rd May 2018 > Read More

Cabot adding 300ktpa to global carbon black capacity

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot Corp. is to add over 300 kilotonnes per annum (ktpa) of…

22nd May 2018 > Read More

Enviro secures order from international tire company

Gothenburg, Sweden – Scandinavian Enviro Systems AB has announced an order for its recovered carbon black…

22nd May 2018 > Read More

Sears to fit tires for Amazon.com customers

Hoffman Estates, Illinois – In the US, Sears Auto Centers is working with Amazon.com to…

22nd May 2018 > Read More

Viewpoints: Vacu-Lug director on TBR tariffs  

Birmingham, UK – The EU’s imposition of tariffs on Chinese truck & bus tires will benefit…

22nd May 2018 > Read More

Rubber compounders expand amid mixed market trends

London – There has been a slight drop in business optimism among suppliers to the…

22nd May 2018 > Read More

Orion rubber-black sales, earnings up sharply

Luxembourg – Orion Engineered Carbons SA has posted a 25.6% year-on-year rise in earnings (adjusted…

21st May 2018 > Read More

VMI delivers strong first quarter

Haaksbergen, The Netherlands – VMI’s parent group TKH has indicated significant business growth at the…

21st May 2018 > Read More

Tire giants advance distribution link-ups

London – Major tire makers have stepped up their distribution activities in the recent months…

21st May 2018 > Read More

ERJ Magazine May/June edition

Many of the major issues facing the tire industry are reflected in the May/June edition…

20th May 2018 > Read More