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Yokohama ‘bidding for’ ex-Pirelli unit Prometeon

London – Yokohama Rubber Co. (YRC) is in talks over the acquisition of Prometeon Tire…

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JSR launches new SBR for high performance tires

Tokyo – JSR Corp. has developed a new styrene butadiene copolymer rubber (SBR) for automotive…

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Tire Cologne on track for 2020

Cologne, Germany –  The Tire Cologne trade fair, 9-12 June 2020, is taking shape with…

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Goodyear to pay €6.5m in wrongful death case

Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana — A judge in a Louisiana state court ordered 10 Sept that…

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Sibur, Sinopec revive NBR project, extend partnership

St Petersburg, Russia – Sibur Holding and China Petroleum & Chemical Corp. (Sinopec) are extending…

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Cabot exec sees limits on use of rCB in tires

London – There are major technical challenges to overcome before recycled carbon black (rCB) can…

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Hutchinson acquiring German aerospace parts maker

Paris – Hutchinson SA has agreed to buy PFW Aerospace GmbH, a German supplier of…

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Lanxess unveils PU wheels for challenging applications

Cologne, Germany – Lanxess AG has launched a new polyurethane solution, based on an MDI…

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Koetz: Continental still focused on expansion

Frankfurt, Germany – Continental Corp. is continuing to expand its tire business into new regions…

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Industries call for higher EU budget for R&D programme

Brussels – Some 93 European associations, representing key research & innovation stakeholders have signed a…

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Goodyear appoints new VP for global off-highway businesses

Akron, Ohio – Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has named Ryan Waldron as vice president,…

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IRC2020, new rubber centre for India

London – The next International Rubber Conference (IRC2020) will be held in Chennai, India, organised…

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Trelleborg foam fenders for Mexican port upgrade

Trelleborg, Sweden — Trelleborg AB’s marine and infrastructure operation has supplied Puerto Costa Maya in…

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Petronas acquires Dutch silicones manufacturer

Kuala Lumpur – Petronas Chemicals Group (PCG) has acquired Dutch speciality chemicals company Da Vinci…

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