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Conti sees modest growth in European tire markets

Hanover, Germany – Continental expects growth of around 2-3% in European tire markets for 2018…

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Teijin aramid fibre sales “robust”

Tokyo – Teijin has reported “firm” sales of aramid fibres for automotive applications during the…

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Conti investing in environmental, logistics projects at Romanian plant

Timisoara, Romania – Continental Tires is investing €4 million in improving the environmental impact of…

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Fuel, paving are top recycled tire end-uses in US

Washington — Tire-derived fuel (TDF) and rubber-modified asphalt are the key growth areas in tire…

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Event: Troester to present at Rubber Tech China 2018

Shanghai, China – Troester will be showcase its latest technological developments at Rubber Tech China…

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Doublestar blazes trail for tire customisation

Article from the ERJ China Tire Report 2018, published as a supplement in the July/August…

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Linglong speeds up expansion against market headwinds

Article from the ERJ China Tire Report 2018, published as a supplement in the July/August…

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Mesnac equips world’s ‘first’ smart tire factory

Article from the ERJ China Tire Report 2018, published as a supplement in the July/August…

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Rogers introduces silicone foam for enclosure sealing

Chandler, Arizona – Rogers Corp. has introduced a new sealing cellular silicone solution for gasketing…

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Lanxess discontinues financial reporting on Arlanxeo

Cologne, Germany – Lanxess AG has, for the first time, reported financial results without giving…

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Pirelli to buy 49% stake in China’s Jining Shenzhou Tyre

Yanzhou, China — Pirelli & C. S.p.A. has struck a deal with China’s Hixih Rubber…

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Apollo boss ‘heartened’ by OE progress in Europe

Kochi, Kerala – Apollo Tyres Ltd chairman, Onkar S. Kanwar has highlighted the growing contribution…

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Conti invests €460m in rubber units during HI

Hanover, Germany – Continental’s Rubber Group, which includes its Tire and ContiTech divisions invested €459.3…

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Yokohama automotive A/C hoses resist new refrigerant

Tokyo – Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd has introduced hoses offering compatibility with HFO-1234yf, which it…

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