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Chemical regulation concerns remain as Brexit nears

London — With two weeks until the UK’s deadline to separate from the European Union, significant…

14th March 2019 > Read More

Forestry equipment tires market set to grow

New York – The global market for forestry equipment tires is estimated to grow at…

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Faurecia, Michelin join forces to advance hydrogen fuel cells

Paris – Automotive supplier Faurecia and tire & rubber company Michelin have signed a memorandum of…

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Algerian tire plant starts production

Hanover, Germany – Algeria’s first tire plant reached the “industrialisation phase,” just ahead of commercial…

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Orion sales, profits up despite lower volumes

Houston, Texas – Orion Engineered Carbons has seen fourth quarter 2018 sales and profits rise…

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Enviro sees growth potential in North America

Stockholm – Recovered carbon black (rCB) manufacturer Scandinavian Enviro Systems is focusing its activities on…

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Michelin completes purchase of Indonesian tire maker

Clermont-Ferrand, France – Michelin has completed the acquisition of 88% control of Indonesia’s PT Multistrada…

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Guizhou Tyre to set up Vietnam subsidiary

Guiyang, Guizhou – China’s Guizhou Tyre plans to set up a fully-owned subsidiary in Vietnam…

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Goodyear, Michelin debut UUHP tires at Geneva Motor Show

Geneva, Switzerland — Goodyear and Group Michelin have launched tires designed for dual track and…

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ZC Rubber extends warranty on TBR tires in Europe

Frankfurt, Germany – ZC Rubber has extended warranty plans on Westlake radial light and medium…

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BKT to open new US warehouse

Wesley Chapel, Florida – BKT USA Inc. is looking to open a third US warehouse,…

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French rubber group starts production in Albania

Elbasan, Albania – French automotive supplier Delmon Group has started up a new production plant…

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Goodyear unveils concept tires for flying cars in Geneva

Geneva – Goodyear has introduced its latest concept tire at the 2019 Geneva International Motor…

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Trinseo presents new SSBR grade at Tire Tech Show

Hanover, Germany – Trinseo SA presented a new grade of multi-functionalised S-SBR, Sprintan 918S, during…

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