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Apollo rolls out first truck tires from Hungary plant

Kettering, UK – Apollo Vredestein has started production and delivery of Apollo truck tires from…

25th September 2018 > Read More

ANRPC adds Myanmar as new member

Kuala Lumpur – The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has joined the Association of…

25th September 2018 > Read More

Technology: Bridgestone launches FleetPulse in IAA

Hanover, Germany – Bridgestone Corp has the launch its digital maintenance system FleetPulse during the…

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Kumho Polychem raises EPDM prices

Seoul – Kumho Polychem Co. Ltd. increased prices for its EPDM products as of 1…

25th September 2018 > Read More

Future Tire: Return on innovation

At the ERJ Future Tire Conference 2018, a top-line panel of experts from the European…

24th September 2018 > Read More

Birla expanding Spanish carbon black production

Gajano, Spain – Birla Carbon Spain (BCS) is investing €5 million in upgrading its production…

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SNCP backs French tire-granulate safety report

Vitry-sur-Seine, France – In France, the SNCP (National Union of Rubber and Polymers) has welcomed…

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Technology: Conti unveils digital air-spring system

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG has unveiled a digital electronic air-spring damping solution for the…

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Moody’s: Global automotive outlook ‘stable’ despite tariffs

Frankfurt am Main, Germany – The outlook for the global automotive manufacturing industry remains stable…

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Analysis: Can NR move from current surplus to future shortage?

Natural rubber expert and editor of The Rubber Economist, Prachaya Jumpasut looks into supply of…

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China to impose tariffs on US rubber materials and products

Beijing / London – China is to impose tariffs at either 10% or 5% on…

21st September 2018 > Read More

Linglong, Chinese carmaker to collaborate on technical products

Zhaoyuan, China – Shandong Lingong Tire Co. Ltd and Chinese car maker FAW Group Co….

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Conti to cut time-to-market through simulation technologies

Germany: Simulation technology as well as other efficiency measures are to help Continental AG achieve…

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Pirelli P Zeros for all-electric Aston Martin

Milan, Italy –  Pirelli is the “official technical partner” for the new Aston Martin all-electric…

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