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Carbon black: Glass half-empty or half-full?

Added: 25 Aug 2023

Widely differing viewpoints on how the carbon black market will develop in the months ahead

Located south of Madrid, the centre will span around 300 hectares and will be used mainly for testing summer tires with high speed ratings as well as the characteristics of winter tires.

Nokian has much catching-up to do

Added: 11 Aug 2023

Finnish group’s H1 passenger car tire sales well below levels before Russian exit - updated with co…

US 2018 Market Data: Shipments up, production down

Labour emerging as major post-pandemic headache for tire makers

Added: 18 Feb 2022

Reports and feedback indicate manufacturers now “facing a labour shortage with no end in sight”


Tire-wear performance now a key selling-point for manufacturers

Added: 8 Feb 2022

Michelin, Sumitomo Rubber highlight ratings in German automotive federation's tire-wear study

Entry deadline extended for ERJ’s top 10 sustainable elastomers 

Sustainability driving new alliances in rubber industry

Added: 4 Feb 2022

Environmental challenges are creating a new spirit of openness among manufacturers, suppliers and s…