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IoM3 chief executive to retire

London –Dr Bernie Rickinson, chief executive of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IoM3)…

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Market woes hit UK’s Brexit-troubled car industry

London – UK car production declined in March, with demand falling 13.3% year-on-year, according to…

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Interview: Trinseo going from pilot to partners

Article originally published in the March/April edition of European Rubber Journal magazine With the start-up of a…

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Carlisle reports record sales for first quarter

Scottsdale, Arizona – Carlisle Companies Inc. reported a record revenue of $984.7 million for the…

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Conti adding trailer version of TPMS for trucks

Santa Ana Pueblo, New Mexico – Continental Tire the Americas has developed a stand-alone version…

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Didi alliance eyes 10 million EVs by 2028

Beijing –Didi Chuxing is the force to reckon with in Chinese ride-hailing. First for locals,…

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Future Tire: Q&A with BRV chairman

In this Q&A, Stephan Helm, chairman of the German tire retail and vulcanisation trades association…

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Green group questions Goodyear NR procurement plan

Washington—Goodyear’s new natural rubber procurement policy lacks the policy safeguards that would make it a…

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Arlanxeo increases global prices for tire rubber products

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Arlanxeo is increasing prices for its solution styrene butadiene rubber Buna and brominated rubber…

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New Trelleborg chairman elected

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg AB elected Hans Biörck as chairman of the board, at its…

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Goodyear Q1 earnings plummet as raw materials costs rise

Akron, Ohio — Goodyear’s net income plummeted 54.8% to $75 million (€61.6 million) despite a…

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TBC acquires rights to Interstate tire brand

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida – TBC Corp. has acquired global marketing rights to the Interstate…

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UK tire recycler fined for waste offences

Irvine, Scotland – Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has fined a tire recycler over £71,000…

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Goodyear enhances OTR tire-monitoring system

Akron – Goodyear has enhanced its EMTrack OTR tire-monitoring system to enable, it said, faster,…

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