Decision in line with Chinese government requirements to limit the spread of Covid-19
Volumes remained at low levels amid “tensions on raw materials and electronic components”
Technology upgrades by-product waste stream by selectively hydrogenating C4s to produce larger quantities of butadiene
AirCaptif to offer access to ‘high-technology materials’ beyond tires
Figure considerably lower than previous estimates from Frankfurt-based industry group
Company also nearing completion of 'advanced tire production centre' at Akron site to produce small batches of speciality, prototype tires
But Japanese group reports strong sales, profit growth over nine-month period
Subsidiary ResiCare develops formaldehyde- and resorcinol-free adhesives for use in tires and 'beyond'
Company to invest capital in improving temperature control, efficiencies
New magazine edition with GTR 2021 now online – click Digital Editions tab on homepage – with print magazines, including free Americas Tire Map, also landing on desks.