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Evonik to build new silicone plant in northern Germany

Geesthacht, Germany – Evonik Industries AG is building a new multi-purpose facility for the production…

21st September 2018 > Read More

Mesnac inaugurates smart factory centre, launches new machinery

Qingdao, China – Mesnac has inaugurated a new ‘smart factory experience centre’ at the company’s…

20th September 2018 > Read More

Arlanxeo to increase EPDM prices

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Synthetic rubber supplier Arlanxeo has increased prices for EPDM rubber grades…

20th September 2018 > Read More

JSR starts operation in Vietnam to address automotive demand

Hanoi –  Japanese materials supplier JSR Corp. has established and started trading operations in Vietnam,…

20th September 2018 > Read More

Pirelli unveils upgraded fleet monitoring systems at IAA

Hanover, Germany – Pirelli C & SpA has unveiled its “completely renewed” Cyber Fleet systems…

20th September 2018 > Read More

French lab starts online testing service

Vitry-sur-Seine, France –  The Rubber and Plastics Laboratory (LRCCP) has launched an online service to…

20th September 2018 > Read More

US moves ahead with added tariffs on Chinese goods, including tires

Washington – President Donald Trump is moving forward with new tariffs on more than 5,700…

19th September 2018 > Read More

Versalis starts up Italian EPDM expansion

Ferrara, Italy – Versalis has started up a new EPDM production unit in Ferrara, northern…

19th September 2018 > Read More

VMI appoints new general manager in China

Epe, The Netherlands – Chen Xing Chunjing has been appointed as general manager of VMI…

19th September 2018 > Read More

Beaver opens manufacturing site in Mexico

Tepeji, Mexico – Beaver Manufacturing Co. Inc. formally opened its new production site in Tepeji…

19th September 2018 > Read More

Pirelli, Yokohama gain OE fitments on BMW X4 sports coupe

Munich, Germany — BMW AG has selected ultra-high-performance tires from Pirelli & C. SpA and…

19th September 2018 > Read More

Automotive silicone market forecast to grow through 2023

Pune, India – The automotive silicone market is projected to grow to $3.33 billion  (€2.83…

18th September 2018 > Read More

ERJ Business News Tracker

EU investigating BMW, Daimler, VW… Conti fitted on upgraded Honda Acura… Falken on Subaru SUV……

18th September 2018 > Read More

Linglong inks framework agreement for $1bn Serbian tire-plant project

Beijing, China – Shandong Linglong Tire Co has signed an investment framework agreement for its…

18th September 2018 > Read More