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US authority probing Goodyear tires linked to 1990s accidents

Washington — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is investigating reports that a potentially…

11th April 2018 > Read More

VW cancels all contracts with rebel supplier

Munich, Germany – Volkswagen Group has cancelled all its contracts with the Bosnian supplier group…

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German car market falls 3% as diesel decline accelerates

Frankfurt, Germany – Registrations in Germany fell 3.4% in March with the decline in diesel-car…

10th April 2018 > Read More

JSR eyes Indian growth with new subsidiary

Tokyo – JSR Corp. has established a local subsidiary in India to strengthen sales and…

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Cooper CFO to retire, successor search under way

Findlay, Ohio – Ginger Jones, senior vice president and chief financial officer for Cooper Tire…

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Pyrolyx raises funding for US project, plant optimisation

Munich, Germany – Pyrolyx AG has raised funds to finance its under-construction recovered carbon black…

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Kraton ups capacity for tire tread additives

Houston, Texas – Kraton Corp. is increasing production capacity for its Sylvatraxx tread enhancement additives…

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Future Tire: Q&A with Conti’s tire line development leader

  In this Q&A, Philipp Struck, head of tire line development EMEA OE at Continental, gives…

9th April 2018 > Read More

Conti expects tire-demand to increase in 2018

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG expects demand for passenger car tires and light commercial vehicles…

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Volvo extends rCB rubber deal

Gothenburg Sweden – Volvo Cars has extended a deal covering the supply of rubber parts…

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Linglong inks strategic cooperation with Birla

Rayong, Thailand – Linglong International Tire Thailand and Indian Aditya Birla Group have signed a…

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Trade court remands OTR tire duty case to Commerce

New York – The US Court of International Trade has remanded to the US Department…

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USTMA pegs 2018 tire shipment growth at 0.8%

Washington –The US Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) is projecting tire-shipment growth across the board in…

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Aliapur advances French scrap-tire rubber

Lyon, France – Aliapur is collaborating with consultancy Veso on the development of Technigom, a tire…

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