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Nissan picks Bridgestone tyres

April 4, 2014
Nissan picks Bridgestone tyres

The Bridgestone Ecopia H/L 422 Plus RFT will be original equipment on select 2014 Nissan Rogue vehicles. The run-flat tyre is included with the available third row Family Package on 2014 Rogue S and SV models. It offers temporary mobility…

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Michellin unveils new sport touring tyre range

April 4, 2014
Michellin unveils new sport touring tyre range

The launch of the new MICHELIN Pilot Road 4, the fourth generation of Michelin’s acclaimed motorcycle sport touring tyre range, sees the brand continue to push out the envelope in overall performance terms. The MICHELIN Pilot Road 4, which joins…

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Continental opens plant expansion

April 4, 2014
Continental opens plant expansion

International automotive supplier Continental celebrated in the end of March the 8,200 square meter expansion of its manufacturing facility located in Fletcher, North Carolina, USA. The 35 million US-Dollar investment added production and warehouse space, new manufacturing infrastructure as well…

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Conti launches latest winter tyres

April 3, 2014
Conti launches latest winter tyres

Continental launched its new premium winter tyres, Winter Contact TS 850 P. The tyre range will be available at leading tyre dealer stores from coming fall. New Generation Winter Tyres Continental Winter Contact TS 850P is the new generation of…

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Nokian Tyres posts 2014 sales drop on weak economy

April 3, 2014
Nokian Tyres posts 2014 sales drop on weak economy

Due to a weaker forecast for the economy in Russia and CIS, Nokian Tyres downgrades its guidance for 2014. The clearly devalued Rouble has hurt Russian economy and the purchasing power of Russian consumers, thus weakening tyre demand and Nokian…

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MRF and Apollo lead in Indian Tyre Market

April 3, 2014
MRF and Apollo lead in Indian Tyre Market

India is a fast developing economy and also one of the largest automobile markets across the globe. Easy availability of finance, rising disposable income levels and favorable government initiatives are the major supporting factors for the automobile industry in the…

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Armenia to utilise Iran’s gas for chloroprene rubber production

April 2, 2014
Armenia to utilise Iran’s gas for chloroprene rubber production

Vazgen Safaryan, the chairman of the Union of Domestic Commodity Producers, recently announced that the Nairit chemical plant in Yerevan could use Iranian gas to resume production of chloroprene rubber. Speaking at a news conference he said the Union had…

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Conti unveils new touring performance tyres

April 2, 2014
Conti unveils new touring performance tyres

Continental Tire the Americas LLC has introduced the TrueContact, a touring performance, all-season tyre. The company says its proprietary technologies can save the consumer up to $550 over the life of the tyre. “The TrueContact brings together many of our…

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Recent fall of rubber prices probed

April 2, 2014
Recent fall of rubber prices probed

The recent fall in natural rubber prices has attracted wide attention of the media and hectic parleys between the stakeholders and the concerned authorities. The monthly average price of RSS-4 grade (the most popular form of rubber processed in the…

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Cooper re-announced its Roadmaster tyres at MATS

April 1, 2014
Cooper re-announced its Roadmaster tyres at MATS

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. re-introduced its Roadmaster brand at the 2014 Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Ky. The company showcased two premium truck tyres at the show: 1. the RM234, a regional all-position tyre designed for high scrub…

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(Last Updated: 12 Nov 2018)

Monthly The prices shown above do not include VAT @4% on purchase and expenses towards packing, transportation, warehousing  and other incidentals


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