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DKT: DuPont to showcase ethylene acrylic elastomers

Geneva, Switzerland – DuPont will highlight its Vamac ethylene acrylic elastomers offering during the DKT…

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Michelin’s ‘auto-regenerate’ tire wins EPO award

Munich, Germany – The European Patent Office (EPO) has awarded Micheli’s ‘auto-regenerate’ tire the European…

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Shortages, price rises to follow tariffs on Chinese TBRs

Cologne, Germany – Europe’s TBR market is likely to see shortages and price rises into…

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Nokian to raise car tire output in Finland

Nokia, Finland—Nokian Tyres P.L.C. is adding a fourth shift at its headquarters plant in Nokia,…

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US tariffs target Chinese industrial products

Washington – The US government on 15 June released two lists of products covered by…

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DKT: Rubber industry exhibition and conference

London – The DKT (Deutsche Kautschuk Tagung) rubber industry exhibition and conference takes place 2-5…

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Zeon adding HNBR capacity

Tokyo – Zeon Corp. is raising production capacity for hydrogenated nitrile rubber (HNBR) at its…

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BRV: German replacement tire sales ‘stabilise at high level’

Bonn, Germany – Sale of replacement tires in Germany grew by just 0.5% in 2017…

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Ferrari picks Bridgestone for Portofino convertible

Brussels – Bridgestone NV/SA was selected by Ferrari NV to supply optional run-flat tires for…

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Movin’On to return to Montreal

Montreal, Quebec – Movin’On, the Group Michelin-sponsored conference on sustainable mobility, will hold its third…

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Sri Lanka lifts costly ban on weed-killer

Colombo – The Sri Lankan government has recently decided to lift a ban on the…

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DKT: Maplan to double up on Industry 4.0

Kottingbrunn, Austria – At DKT 2018, Maplan will be exhibiting two fully automatic, Industry 4.0-compatible…

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ETRMA backs new HDV emissions regs

Brussels  – The European Tyre & Rubber Manufacturers’ Association has welcomed a new EU legislative…

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DKT: Desma to focus on automation

Fridingen, Germany – At DKT 2018, DESMA will present two injection moulding machines with robot…

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