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Ravago buys rubber distributor HB Chemical

Twinsburg, Ohio – Ravago Holdings America Inc has acquired  HB Chemical Inc for an undisclosed…

11th March 2019 > Read More

Huebner building rubber products plant in US

Kassel, Germany – German automotive and industrial parts supplier Huebner Group is building an elastomeric…

8th March 2019 > Read More

Continental rubber group earnings down

Hanover, Germany – Continental Corp.’s rubber group has posted an 8% year-on-year decline in earnings…

8th March 2019 > Read More

Celanese expands co-polyesters production in Italy

Ferrara, Italy – Celanese Corp. has increased production capacity for Pibiflex and Riteflex thermoplastic co-polyester…

8th March 2019 > Read More

Bridgestone increasing prices of Dayton TBR tires in US

Nashville, Tennessee — Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) is increasing prices on all Dayton-brand truck…

8th March 2019 > Read More

Asahi rubber expansion set to come on stream 

Hanover, Germany – Asahi Kasei has reached the completion stage of a major debottlenecking project at its…

7th March 2019 > Read More

US tire shipments projected to fall 0.7% this year

Washington — US tire shipments are expected to drop about 0.7% in 2019 from 2018,…

7th March 2019 > Read More

TTE News: Michelin scoops top tire maker award

Hanover, Germany – Environmental initiatives over the past 12 months have helped  Michelin to earn…

7th March 2019 > Read More

TTE News: One wins top innovation award for HF

Hanover, Germany  – HF Group’s One tire building machine (TBM) has been named ‘tire manufacturing…

7th March 2019 > Read More

Continental cleared to acquire Cooper Standard AVS business 

Hanover, Germany – Continental Corp. has received necessary approvals from all antitrust authorities to acquire…

7th March 2019 > Read More

TTE News: Sumitomo wins top tire-technology award

Hanover, Germany –  Sumitomo Rubber Industries’ (SRI) Sensing Core has been named the ‘tire technology…

7th March 2019 > Read More

Acmos appoints general manager for rubber division

Bremen, Germany – Acmos Chemie KG has appointed Ralph Lopez general manager for its newly…

7th March 2019 > Read More

Tire Technology Expo – News & views

European Rubber Journal focuses in on news, views and developments in the run-up to the…

7th March 2019 > Read More

Natural rubber producers announce details of exports cut

Bangkok –  Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia have agreed to cut back exports of natural rubber by…

6th March 2019 > Read More