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Zeon raises TPE prices

Tokyo – Zeon Corp. is raising global prices for thermoplastic elastomers for the third time…

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NR markets weak amid high stock levels, uncertainty

Kuala Lumpur – The broad sentiment in the natural rubber market remained muted in the…

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Technology: Yokohama machine evaluates water absorption effect in winter tires

Tokyo – Yokohama Rubber Co, in a joint research project with Kanazawa University’s Tribology Laboratory,…

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Bridgestone recalls truck tires in North America for possible steel cord exposure

Washington — Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations and Bridgestone Canada are voluntarily recalling approximately 2,700 Bridgestone-…

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Wacker adding 3D printing to silicones lab in US

Ann Arbor, Michigan – Wacker Chemie AG will open a US-based 3D printing lab later…

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VDMA notes decline in trade with Iran

Tehran – As Tehran marks Iranplast 2018, German machinery trade association VDMA has expressed cautious…

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Apollo rolls out first truck tires from Hungary plant

Kettering, UK – Apollo Vredestein has started production and delivery of Apollo truck tires from…

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ANRPC adds Myanmar as new member

Kuala Lumpur – The Republic of the Union of Myanmar has joined the Association of…

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Technology: Bridgestone launches FleetPulse in IAA

Hanover, Germany – Bridgestone Corp has the launch its digital maintenance system FleetPulse during the…

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Kumho Polychem raises EPDM prices

Seoul – Kumho Polychem Co. Ltd. increased prices for its EPDM products as of 1…

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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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