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Birla expanding Spanish carbon black production

Gajano, Spain – Birla Carbon Spain (BCS) is investing €5 million in upgrading its production…

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SNCP backs French tire-granulate safety report

Vitry-sur-Seine, France – In France, the SNCP (National Union of Rubber and Polymers) has welcomed…

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Technology: Conti unveils digital air-spring system

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG has unveiled a digital electronic air-spring damping solution for the…

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Moody’s: Global automotive outlook ‘stable’ despite tariffs

Frankfurt am Main, Germany – The outlook for the global automotive manufacturing industry remains stable…

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Opinion: Can NR move from current surplus to future shortage?

Natural rubber expert and editor of The Rubber Economist, Prachaya Jumpasut looks into supply of…

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China to impose tariffs on US rubber materials and products

Beijing / London – China is to impose tariffs at either 10% or 5% on…

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Linglong, Chinese carmaker to collaborate on technical products

Zhaoyuan, China – Shandong Lingong Tire Co. Ltd and Chinese car maker FAW Group Co….

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Conti to cut time-to-market through simulation technologies

Germany: Simulation technology as well as other efficiency measures are to help Continental AG achieve…

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Pirelli P Zeros for all-electric Aston Martin

Milan, Italy –  Pirelli is the “official technical partner” for the new Aston Martin all-electric…

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Evonik to build new silicone plant in northern Germany

Geesthacht, Germany – Evonik Industries AG is building a new multi-purpose facility for the production…

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ERJ Brainteaser Results   

List of Brainteaser questions over the past couple of months, along with the answers and readers supplying…

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Mesnac inaugurates smart factory centre, launches new machinery

Qingdao, China – Mesnac has inaugurated a new ‘smart factory experience centre’ at the company’s…

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Arlanxeo to increase EPDM prices

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Synthetic rubber supplier Arlanxeo has increased prices for EPDM rubber grades…

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JSR starts operation in Vietnam to address automotive demand

Hanoi –  Japanese materials supplier JSR Corp. has established and started trading operations in Vietnam,…

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