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Datwyler launches innovation campaign for ‘electrically conductive rubber’

Added: 9 Mar 2023

Swiss group initiative to collect feedback on potential applications for innovative materials

Update: Tariff-hit Chinese tire makers to “intensify” EU trade

Comment: Impact of Russia sanctions on rubber industry

Added: 9 Mar 2023

There is enough time, until the middle of next year, to organise the supply-chains, approvals and a…

WDK: German rubber industry on flat growth track

Conti announces "controlled withdrawal" from Russia

Added: 8 Mar 2023

German group says in ‘advanced stage of sale process’ for tire plant in Kaluga

German rubber industry grapples with high costs despite sales growth

Added: 8 Mar 2023

WDK expects 2% growth this year, but figure remains below 2019 levels

Rogers streamlining operations, posts elastomer sales gains

Added: 8 Mar 2023

Revenues up on acquisition of Silicone Engineering and increased demand from general industrial and…

Zeppelin in AI-based tire recycling link-up

Added: 8 Mar 2023

Partners with Regom to introduce intelligent scrap-tire sorting technology

EU automotive industry issues Brexit “cliff-edge” warning

SMMT: UK car market set for double-digit growth

Added: 8 Mar 2023

New car registrations see seventh straight month of positive development

Michelin still working on exit from Russia

Added: 8 Mar 2023

French group reports on plans to dispose of Russian operations, revised materials-sourcing

Factory Safety: Bridgestone approach to occupational health and safety

Bridgestone to ramp up investment in ‘premium’ production

Added: 7 Mar 2023

Aims to more than double Capex this year, compared to 2021 and 2022 combined

Halcyon Agri in €28m deal to acquire RCMA’s polymer business

Natural rubber futures prices perk up

Added: 7 Mar 2023

JPX: Weather conditions could further support rubber prices in the coming weeks

Report: Kolon to invest $500m in new tire cord plant

Teijin impacted by fire at Dutch aramid fibres plant

Added: 7 Mar 2023

Japanese group expects incident to take a toll on sales volumes and capacity utilisation this year

Hartalega rolls out €1.4bn expansion plan

Hartalega reports loss, expects further pressure in 2023

Added: 7 Mar 2023

Malaysian gloves maker posts Q3 reverse, maintains positive outlook for longer term

Pirelli CO2 emission cuts validated by environmental initiative

Pirelli targets US market for next phase of growth

Added: 6 Mar 2023

"We have a lower market-share compared to the other regions in the high-value segments..."

ERJ News: Rubber Industry Players of the Week

WDK joins call for ‘immediate action’ on EU vehicle-data law

Added: 6 Mar 2023

German rubber industry association believes sector-specific regulation ‘looks set to fail’

Russia impairment loss impacts Bekaert rubber reinforcement earnings

Added: 6 Mar 2023

Belgian supplier reports higher year-on-year sales, helped by EMEA, India

Nitta reports lawsuit by partners in Gates Unitta Asia JV

Added: 6 Mar 2023

Japanese group ‘categorically rejects’ claims of breaking stakeholder agreement in its long-term jo…

Momentive remains positive in 3Q results

Momentive expanding speciality silicones capacity in Thailand

Added: 6 Mar 2023

Second facility in Rayong to serve growing demand in south east Asian market 

Synthos shutting synthetic rubber facility in Czech Republic

Added: 3 Mar 2023

Polish manufacturer says unpredictable costs in Europe ‘forcing permanent ESBR capacity reduction’

Fenner acquires US bearings company

Fenner mining conveyor belts plant to close in UK

Added: 3 Mar 2023

Parent Michelin notes €13m cost of restructuring UK unit ‘heavily exposed to Russian market’

Pirelli “contains” Covid effects, further cuts sales outlook 

China rubber industry veteran Wang Feng joins Pirelli board

Added: 3 Mar 2023

CRIA leader, chairman of CNRC and Prometeon, replaces Bai Xinping who left to take up new role at p…