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Michelin recalls CrossClimate replacement SUV tires in Canada

Laval, Quebec – Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. is voluntarily recalling 377 Michelin CrossClimate replacement…

21st November 2018 > Read More

Technology: Silicone Hygiene castor-cover for healthcare, cleanrooms

Winchester, UK – While castor mounted units are commonly used in healthcare and cleanroom settings,…

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Finixx to build self-sealing tire project in China

Baoji, China – Finixx has signed contract to build a plant with capacity to produce…

20th November 2018 > Read More

Dow mulls world-scale siloxanes facility

Friedrichshafen, Germany – Dow Chemical Co. is currently conducting a feasibility study on a “world-scale”…

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Arlanxeo sales, earnings rise in Q3

Cologne, Germany – Arlanxeo, the synthetic rubber joint venture between Lanxess and Saudi Aramco, has…

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Cooper Tire opens warehouse in Mississippi

Byhalia, Mississippi – Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has put into operation a 1 million-sq.-ft….

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GRI using tire endurance tester in Sri Lanka

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Speciality tire manufacturer Global Rubber Industries Pvt. Ltd. (GRI) has installed…

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Brexit chaos looms larger over UK rubber sector

London – The prospect of the UK crashing out of the European Union looms ever…

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China anti-dumping tariffs on NBR from Japan, Korea

Beijing – China’s MOFCOM announced its final ruling on 8 November to impose anti-dumping duties…

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Bridgestone to expand US truck tire plant

Morrison, Tennessee – Bridgestone Americas Inc. is planning to break ground later this year on…

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Cabot reinforcement segment reports jump in sales, earnings

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot Corp.’s reinforcement materials segment, which includes its rubber carbon black business,…

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Sumitomo downgrades 2018 outlook on rising costs

Kobe, Japan – Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. (SRI) has downgraded its earnings forecast for fiscal…

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Analysis: Conti, Cooper Standard upbeat about AVS deal

Novi, Michigan – Continental AG’s Vibration Control business, which produces anti-vibration parts like engine mounts…

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Q&A: CEAT sees opportunities amid global tire-market challenges

The global tire industry is currently undergoing an unexpected series of market-disruptions and upheaval, according…

18th November 2018 > Read More