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Innovative roof rail cover with Kraiburg TPE 

Waldkraiburg, Germany – German vehicle components supplier Gutsche Engineering is using thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) produced…

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European replacement car tire sales dip in first half

Brussels – European replacement passenger car tires sales fell 3.7% year-on-year to 101 million units…

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ANRPC meeting to discuss sustainability costs

Kuala Lumpur – The upcoming annual meeting of the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries…

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Trelleborg wins ‘major contract’ for piping systems

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg AB’s offshore operation has been awarded ‘a major multi-million-dollar’ contract by…

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Hexpol reports improved results in first half

Malmo, Sweden – Hexpol AB has reported 3% year-on-year growth in operating profit to SEK1.13…

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NR production impacted by disease, low prices

Krabi, Thailand – The natural rubber (NR) production is expected to be negatively affected by…

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Pirelli confirms small fire at UK plant

Burton-on-Trent, UK – Pirelli has confirmed “a small incident” at its UK production plant in…

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ERJ Brainteaser Results

List of Brainteaser questions over the past couple of months, along with the answers and readers supplying…

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Michelin considering future of German tire plant

London –  Michelin is studying the future of its car tire production plant in Hallstadt,…

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EU passenger car demand declines in June, first half

Brussels – New car registrations in the European Union fell by 7.8% year-on-year to 1,446,183…

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Toyo to further expand US tire plant

Hyogo, Japan – Toyo Tire Corp. is moving ahead with a previously announced expansion of…

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Akwel Group opens rubber hose plant in Thailand

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France – French automotive supplier, the Akwel Group has inaugurated an automotive ‘complex hoses’…

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Conti AV chief sees “full autonomy” taking time

Hanover, Germany – The first fully autonomous vehicles able to handle all conditions on public…

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Former ERJ publisher Dave Zielasko joins TIA

Bowie, Maryland – David Zielasko, former publisher of European Rubber Journal, has joined the US…

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