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BPF members “concerned” over no-deal Brexit

London – Two thirds of companies surveyed by the British Plastics Federation (BPF) do not…

18th January 2019 > Read More

People: Conti earthmoving product manager

Hanover, Germany – Continental has announced the appointment of Reinhard Klant as the new earthmoving…

18th January 2019 > Read More

ERJ Brainteaser Results 2019

List of Brainteaser questions over the past couple of months, along with the answers and readers supplying…

18th January 2019 > Read More

Bridgestone in partnership to advance new-mobility goals

Brussels – Bridgestone Europe NV and capital venture firm Iris Capital have announced a corporate…

17th January 2019 > Read More

China’s Sunsine expanding rubber accelerator capacity

Singapore – Chinese rubber chemicals producer China Sunsine Chemical Holdings Ltd has received government approval…

17th January 2019 > Read More

KraussMaffei listed in Shanghai, eyes 20% growth in China

Munich, Germany – German machinery company KraussMaffei Group has been listed on the Shanghai Stock…

17th January 2019 > Read More

People: Hankook senior role for ex-Michelin director Heywood

Neu-Isenburg, Germany – Hankook Tire Europe has appointed former Michelin executive Guy Heywood as marketing and…

17th January 2019 > Read More

Weber & Schaer distributing Himadri carbon blacks

Hamburg, Germany – Himadri Carbon Black has appointed Weber & Schaer GmbH & Co.KG (W&S)…

16th January 2019 > Read More

Trelleborg forming industrial hose JV in Malaysia

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Industrial Solutions is to form a joint venture with Wellcall Holdings…

16th January 2019 > Read More

EU car registrations down 8.4% in December

Brussels – European passenger car registrations fell by 8.4% year-on-year in December 2018, as demand declined…

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Cooper Standard to supply Fortrex to Ford

Novi, Michigan – Cooper Standard Holdings Inc. will supply the 2020 Ford Explorer with sealing…

16th January 2019 > Read More

China outlines regional plan for rubber-related industries

Beijing – China launched its latest Guidelines on Industry Development and Transfer on 29 Dec…

15th January 2019 > Read More

Enviro fuel-from-tires project is “feasible”

Stockholm – Swedish recycled carbon black maker Enviro has announced research results showing that the…

15th January 2019 > Read More

EU hopeful on US automotive-tariff threat

Washington – European Union commissioner for trade Cecilia Malmström has expressed confidence that the US…

15th January 2019 > Read More