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Michelin buying off-road tire maker Camso in €1.2bn deal

Clermont-Ferrand, France – Groupe Michelin has struck a deal to buy Camso Group, the Magog,…

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Toyoda Gosei strengthens technical development in India

Kiyosu, Japan – Automotive parts supplier Toyoda Gosei Co. Ltd has established an engineering and…

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Trelleborg opens European hub for material handling & construction tires

Evergem, Belgium – Trelleborg AB has inaugurated its new European logistics hub for material handling…

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Continental buys Czech tire machine tool maker

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG has taken over the its long-term supplier of components for…

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Report: India hit by NR deficit

New Delhi – India’s Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA) has voiced concern over a “consistent…

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Michelin unveils aggressive underground mining tires

Michelin unveils aggressive underground mining tires Greenville, South Carolina — Michelin North America Inc. is…

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US levies countervailing duties on rubber bands from China

Washington – The US Department of Commerce has levied stiff preliminary countervailing duties against imports…

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Cimcorp to automate Linglong plants

Ulvila, Finland – Finnish automation and robotic-tire handling specialist Cimcorp Oy will be working with…

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Doublestar finalises Kumho shares purchase

Beijing – Qingdao Doublestar Group has concluded its acquisition of a 45% ownership stake in…

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Toyo delves into aerodynamics, noise with new technologies

Hyogo, Japan — Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. has disclosed the development of technologies…

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Trelleborg claims helicopter-seal “breakthrough”

Farnborough, UK – Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is unveiling a sealing product at the UK’s Farnborough…

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Continental Tires to expand testing facility in China

Hefei, China – Continental Tires is planning a second phase project of the research and…

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Bridgestone sees “strong uplift” in UK retreads sector

Wolverhampton, UK – Bridgestone has reported signs of a “significant upturn in fortunes” in the…

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VDMA urges de-escalation as US tariffs take effect on Chinese goods

Frankfurt am Main, Germany – German rubber & plastics machinery manufacturers trade association, the VDMA…

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