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ETRMA backs new HDV emissions regs

Brussels  – The European Tyre & Rubber Manufacturers’ Association has welcomed a new EU legislative…

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DKT: Desma to focus on automation

Fridingen, Germany – At DKT 2018, DESMA will present two injection moulding machines with robot…

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Marangoni mulling investment in Brazil

Ala, Italy – Tyre Retreading Machinery (TRM), part of Marangoni Meccanica SpA, has said that…

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Intertronics to distribute Wacker silicones in UK, Ireland

Munich, Germany – Wacker Chemie AG has awarded a distribution contract for its silicone products…

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DuPont recognised as ContiTech ‘supplier of the year’

Geneva, Switzerland – DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers has received a “Supplier of the Year…

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Trelleborg appoints new sales manager for China

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg’s offshore operation has appointed Ralph Wu as sales manager for China…

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RIEG meeting to tackle elastomers in transport

London – The IoM3’s Rubber In Engineering Group (RIEG) will hold a free afternoon technical…

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Materials costs ‘put heat’ on BKT

Crete, Greece – Balkrishna Industries Ltd (BKT) is currently ”feeling the heat” from pressure on…

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Equistone selling tire equipment maker Karl Eugen Fischer

Munich, Germany – Funds managed by Equistone Partners Europe have agreed to sell a majority…

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Cefic: EU chemicals sector losing momentum

Brussels – Growth in the EU chemicals sector is “losing momentum,” said Cefic, as it…

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Russian Kama attracts tariff-hit TBR buyers

Cologne, Germany – Russian tire makers are among the beneficiaries of the EU decision to…

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Conti docks with tougher, smarter tires

Hanover, Germany – Continental is introducing tires based on a new durable compound for its…

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Bridgestone investing €24m in Spanish site for new truck tire line

Puente San Miguel, Spain – Bridgestone Corp is investing €24 million in its manufacturing site…

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Trelleborg raising tire capacity at two European sites

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg is making a “substantial investment” at its Otrokovice tire production plant…

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