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Market dynamics buoy Sibur rubber business

Moscow – Sibur’s synthetic rubber segment has posted strong results for the first nine months…

18th November 2016 > Read More

Michelin to supply truck tires to UK fleet management firm

Stoke-on-Trent, UK – Michelin Tyre has been contracted as exclusive retread supplier to the UK-based…

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Reifen China to study ‘intelligent manufacturing’

Shanghai, China – Reifen China, will be held 1-3 Dec in Shanghai to mark the…

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Airing a problem with tire safety and performance

Based on feature article published in ERJ’s November/December issue: Jeffrey Valentage, global tire market development…

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Semperit hit by market conditions in Q1-3 results

Vienna – Semperit Group has posted sharp falls in revenue and earnings amid “ongoing difficult…

17th November 2016 > Read More

UK chemicals suppliers see margins “nosedive”

Crewe, UK – UK chemicals makers have reported a sharp fall in current and future…

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US tire market to grow at 5% through 2021

New York – The US tire market is set to grow at a CAGR of…

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October remains flat in EU car market

Brussels – European passenger car registrations fell slightly, at 0.02%, totalling 1,104,506 units, according to…

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UK chemical industry sets the scene for post-Brexit future

London – Tariff free access to the single market, the ability to recruit talent worldwide,…

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Avon gains as Sterling drops

Melksham, UK – Avon Rubber plc has benefited from the post-Brexit depreciation of Sterling, posting…

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Cabot “watching” OTR market, inventories in North America

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot Corp. has reported some mixed trends impacting its carbon black business…

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Fenner upbeat about 2017 despite sharp declines

London – Fenner plc has repositioned its various businesses and is set to capitalise on…

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Report: Apollo eyes Kumho purchase

New Delhi – Indian tire maker Apollo Tyres is considering to bid for South Korean…

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US firm says soybean oil ‘best natural additive’

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – With the current trend toward replacing petrochemical additives with natural substances, the…

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