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China terminates five-year anti-dumping measures on TDI from EU

Beijing – China’s Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom) lifted anti-dumping duties against imports of TDI 80/20…

23rd March 2018 > Read More

Subscribe for a Mercedes in Germany

Munich, Germany – Mercedes-Benz is testing a subscription service — called Mercedes me Flexperience —…

23rd March 2018 > Read More

Trelleborg shifting shape following acquisitions, divestments

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg AG has changed profile through its divestments and acquisitions, according to…

22nd March 2018 > Read More

DSM set to raise elastomer prices globally

Singapore – DSM is to increase prices for its Arnitel co-polyester elastomer (COPE) products, citing “significant…

22nd March 2018 > Read More

Future Tire: Q&A with Enzo Sorrentino of Rockwell Automation

ERJ interviews Enzo Sorrentino of Rockwell Automation about current trends in the global tire manufacturing…

22nd March 2018 > Read More

Gates reports increases in first public financial report

Denver, Colorado –Gates Industrial Corp. PLC reported record fourth-quarter net sales of $781.8 million (€633.7…

22nd March 2018 > Read More

Wacker sales, income rise in 2017

Munich, Germany – Increased volumes across many segments were enough to offset negative currency effects…

22nd March 2018 > Read More

Conti starts machine installation at Thai tire plant

Bangkok – Continental AG has started the installation of machinery at its greenfield tire production…

21st March 2018 > Read More

China’s Delun breaks ground on passenger car tire project

Chuzhou, China – Delun Rubber in February broke ground on a passenger car tire project…

21st March 2018 > Read More

Brexit talks threaten ‘disaster’ for EU car industry

Brussels – The current Brexit negotiations could have “disastrous” consequences for EU car makers and their…

21st March 2018 > Read More

Camso raising aftermarket prices globally up to 6%

Magog, Quebec — Camso Ltd. is planning to raise aftermarket prices globally in the coming…

21st March 2018 > Read More

Technology focus: Arlanxeo’s new self-sealing tire compound

Hanover, Germany – Arlanxeo has developed a special compound for use in self-sealing tires, the…

21st March 2018 > Read More

MOL, JSR inaugurate tire rubber plant in Hungary

Budapest – Hungarian energy and petrochemicals group MOL and JSR Corp. of Japan have jointly…

20th March 2018 > Read More

Michelin to acquire Fenner in €1.4bn cash deal

London – Compagnie Générale des Établissements Michelin SCA (Michelin) is to acquire UK industrial rubber…

20th March 2018 > Read More