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New Marangoni partner in Benelux

Rovereto, Italy – Marangoni Retreading Systems has announced a new partnership in Benelux with Tyre…

16th July 2019 > Read More

ETRMA responds to UK report on tire wear particles

Brussels – The UK government last week called for “urgent action” to tackle pollution caused…

14th July 2019 > Read More

Nokian’s US factory produces first test tire

Dayton, Tennesee – Nokian Tyres PLC has begun trial production at its factory in Dayton,…

14th July 2019 > Read More

Hainan to acquire mattress and pillow maker

Haikou, Hainan – Hainan Rubber Group, a leading natural rubber producer in China, announced it…

14th July 2019 > Read More

Kraton technology enhances recycled asphalt

Houston, Texas – In the US, a recent survey of asphalt mix producers found that…

12th July 2019 > Read More

GRI appoints Lugioyo head of global sales

Colombo – GRI has appointed Rafael (Tony) Lugioyo, as head of global sales to support…

12th July 2019 > Read More

Arlanxeo in tie-up to establish Saudi elastomers centre

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Arlanxeo is entering into a collaborative R&D ‘framework’ in Saudi Arabia…

12th July 2019 > Read More

Kobe Steel establishes new HQ unit in Europe

Tokyo – Kobe Steel, Ltd has established Kobelco Europe GmbH (KEU) to serve as the…

11th July 2019 > Read More

Vibracoustic opens materials development facility

Weinheim/Darmstadt, Germany – Vibracoustic has opened a new materials development centre in Weinheim, the NVH…

11th July 2019 > Read More

CIA: Brexit uncertainty “equals British disinvestment”

London – UK chemicals manufacturers have reported reductions in exports and employment over the last…

11th July 2019 > Read More

UK wants “urgent action” on tire-wear particles

London – The UK government has launched a push to tackle the impact of particulate…

11th July 2019 > Read More

Updated: Chinese tire maker builds second Malaysian plant

Kuantan, Malaysia – China’s Maxtrek Tyres broke ground on its tire site at Malaysia-China Kuantan…

11th July 2019 > Read More

Robust demand for UHP tires in North America

Akron, Ohio — The North American market for ultra-high-performance (UHP) tires remains is continuing to…

10th July 2019 > Read More

Hutchinson inks new aerospace seals contract

Paris – Hutchinson has signed a long-term agreement with AIDC of Taiwan for the supply…

10th July 2019 > Read More