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Solid growth forecast for rubber chemicals market

Pune, India – The global market for rubber processing chemicals is expected to deliver growth…

1st March 2018 > Read More

Sibur rubber sales up 10% in 2017

Moscow – PAO Sibur Holding has reported a significant rise in synthetic rubber sales in…

28th February 2018 > Read More

Linglong to supply technology to Iran tire plant

 Tehran – China’s Shandong Linglong Tire Co. Ltd (Linglong) has signed an agreement to supply…

28th February 2018 > Read More

VMI sells first gearpump extruder & cooler combos

Epe, The Netherlands – VMI has reported it first ever sales of both a Combex…

28th February 2018 > Read More

Halcyon Agri doubles revenue in fiscal year 2017

Singapore – Natural rubber giant Halcyon Agri Corp. Ltd. reported a profit of $35.3 million…

28th February 2018 > Read More

Sumitomo to produce ‘Sumitomo’ brand TBR at US plant

Tonawanda, New York – Sumitomo Rubber North America Inc. is preparing to start production of…

28th February 2018 > Read More

High-value tires lead Pirelli growth plan for 2018

Milan, Italy – Pirelli & C. SpA aims to further increase sales of high-value tires,…

27th February 2018 > Read More

Tire industry on the road to universal RFID standard

Hanover, Germany – An ISO standard for RFID tire tags will be available either this…

27th February 2018 > Read More

Semperit restructuring extends to more units

Vienna – Semperit AG Holding’s restructuring and transformation project has been expanded to include all…

27th February 2018 > Read More

HF helps parent group to beat growth forecasts

Lübeck, Germany – Possehl Group, the Lübeck-based conglomerate which includes tire and rubber machinery maker…

27th February 2018 > Read More

ANRPC expects 2.8% growth in NR demand this year

Kuala Lumpur – Global demand for natural rubber (NR) is set to grow at 2.8%…

26th February 2018 > Read More

Linglong insists ‘still to decide’ Europe plant location

Shandong, China – Chinese tire maker Linglong Tire has denied that it has already selected…

26th February 2018 > Read More

Italians dominate TTE 2018 awards

Hanover, Germany – Pirelli C & SpA, Versalis SA and start-up firm MegaRide were among…

26th February 2018 > Read More

Peter Taylor OBE to chair at Future Tire Conference 2018

London – Peter Taylor OBE,  secretary general of the Tyre Recovery Association is to be chairman…

25th February 2018 > Read More