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Event: Teijin set for materials handling conference

Arnhem, The Netherlands – Teijin Aramid will be present at the International Conference on Conveying…

16th August 2018 > Read More

Linglong ups H1 earnings on rubber-price dip

Yantai, China – Linglong Tyre reported a 21% jump in net profit to €67 million…

15th August 2018 > Read More

Orion rides high on tire-market growth, Chinese regs

Luxembourg – Orion Engineered Carbons SA has reported a 20.1% year-on-year rise in rubber black…

15th August 2018 > Read More

Trelleborg breaks ground on new UK testing facility

Skelmersdale, UK – Trelleborg Offshore UK has broken ground on a new “state-of-the-art” testing facility…

15th August 2018 > Read More

Cooper Tire Q2s show Americas/overseas divide

Findlay, Ohio – Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s second quarter results show a sharp divide…

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Marangoni GRP rolls out ‘franchisee first’ in India

Cochin, India – Marangoni GRP Private Ltd (MGPL) has announced its first full service Ringtread…

15th August 2018 > Read More

Sri Lanka tire project back on track with bigger scope

Horana, Sri Lanka – Rigid Tyre Corp (Pvt) Ltd, part of the UAE-based Onyx Group…

14th August 2018 > Read More

Bridgestone expects to build on H1 sales gains

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp. has reported a 1% drop in operating income, to Yen199.4 billion…

14th August 2018 > Read More

Dätwyler seals automotive, healthcare gains

Altdorf, Switzerland – Datwyler Group increased its first-half net revenue by 7.7% year-on-year to CHF694.1…

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Strong first-half supports Nokian expansion plans

Nokia, Finland – Nokian Tyres plc reported a 6.4% rise in first-half net sales to…

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Conti buying major tire and auto service chain in Australia

Hanover, Germany – Continental is to acquire Kmart Tyre and Auto Service (KTAS), one of…

13th August 2018 > Read More

China’s Jinneng to build carbon black facilities

Qingdao, China – Coal chemical firm Jingneng Science and Technology is planning to set up…

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Yokohama posts “highest-ever” sales and operating profit

Tokyo – Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd has posted a 32.3% year-on-year rise in operating earnings…

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Gates gains with record Q2 sales

Denver, Colorado – Gates Industrial Corp. PLC reported net sales up with a quarterly record…

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