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B&C boss Edelmann elected chairman of Semperit

Vienna – Semperit AG Holding has announced the election of Peter Edelmann as the new…

10th May 2019 > Read More

Conti rubber units grow sales amid “sluggish” market

Hanover, Germany – Continental Corp. has reported a 3.8% year-on-year increase in sales at its…

9th May 2019 > Read More

China’s CNEEC to build tire plant in Azerbaijan

Sumqayıt, Azerbaijan – China National Electric Engineering Co (CNEEC) has signed a memorandum of understanding…

9th May 2019 > Read More

Gates targets productivity as market challenges persist

Denver, Colorado – Gates Industrial Corp. plc has posted a 10.0% year-on-year drop in first-quarter…

9th May 2019 > Read More

LehVoss commissions new lab, pilot plant building

Hamburg-Wandsbek, Germany – The LehVoss Group has relocated its laboratory and pilot plant facilities to…

9th May 2019 > Read More

Tire shares tracker: Declines in Europe, US

London – Share prices of major tire makers witnessed a slight downward trend over the…

9th May 2019 > Read More

Trinseo reports 65% decline in SR segment earnings

Berwyn, Pennsylvania – Trinseo has seen its synthetic rubber business shrink over the first three…

8th May 2019 > Read More

Pyrolyx eyes second tire pyrolysis plant in US

Munich, Germany – Recovered carbon black (rCB) manufacturer Pyrolyx AG has progressed the engineering and…

8th May 2019 > Read More

Higher costs hit Cabot reinforcement materials unit

Boston, Massachusetts – Lower margins and higher raw materials costs have impacted earnings at Cabot…

8th May 2019 > Read More

MOL building new rubber-bitumen plant in Hungary

Budapest – Hungarian energy and chemicals company MOL is investing HUF3 billion (€9.2 million) in…

8th May 2019 > Read More

Nexen Tire opens R&D hub in South Korea

Seoul, South Korea – Nexen Tire Corp. has inaugurated a 613,000-sq.-ft. central research centre in…

8th May 2019 > Read More

HF sells extrusion business to Troester

Hamburg / Hanover, Germany – Harburg-Freudenberger Maschinenbau GmbH (HF Group) has sold its extrusion technology…

7th May 2019 > Read More

Black Bear advances rCB technology rollout

Dusseldorf, Germany – German EPC contractor MMEC Mannesmann and Dutch cleantech company Black Bear have…

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Machinery maker TST posts lower sales, earnings

Tianjin, China – Tianjin Saixiang Technology (TST) posted a 49% year-on-year drop in 2018 net…

7th May 2019 > Read More