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Continental presents CARE at Frankfurt Motor Show

Frankfurt, Germany – Continental Corp. has presented Conti CARE (connected, autonomous, reliable and electrified) concept…

16th September 2019 > Read More

Pirelli “sector leader” in Dow Jones sustainability indices

Milan, Italy – Pirelli & C. SpA has claimed a leading position in the automobile…

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Prometeon launches new tire line

Milan, Italy – Prometeon Tyre Group Srl has unveiled the new H:01 Proway line, which…

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Michelin, Conti, Smag to set up JV for sustainable NR

Clermont-Ferrand, France / Hanover, Germany – Michelin, Continental and farming software company Smag are to…

13th September 2019 > Read More

People: Cancarb names new president

Tokyo – Carbon black producer Cancarb Ltd has appointed Peter Donnelly as the president effective…

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Smithers unifies all operations under one brand

Akron, Ohio – Testing, consulting and compliance service provider Smithers is consolidating its various operations…

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Tire shares tracker: Recovery mode

London – Stock prices of major tire makers have generally registered a positive development over…

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James Heal venturing into rubber sector

Halifax, UK – James Heal, a manufacturer of textile testing instruments, is making its foray…

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Bridgestone studying power-generating tires

Tokyo – Bridgestone Corp. is studying the supply of electricity to in-wheel electric motors through…

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People: IRCO appoints new chief executive

Bangkok – The International Rubber Consortium (IRCo) has appointed Picheat Prommoon as its chief executive…

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Wacker presenting new flame-retardant silicones at K

Munich, Germany – Wacker Chemie AG will be presenting a new flame-retardant solid silicone rubber…

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Bulgarian silicone parts moulder expanding

Sofia – A Bulgarian producer of technical parts is expanding its manufacturing base outside the…

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Doublestar to build tire plant in Algeria

Qingdao, Shandong – Doublestar is planning to build a new plant in Algeria with 2…

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GRI buys Estonian distributor Nortire

Colombo – Global Rubber Industries (GRI) has recently acquired Estonian distributor of heavy tires, rubber…

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