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First India rubber meet slated in 2014

November 8, 2013
First India rubber meet slated in 2014

India Meet 2014 will launch its first episode on the 20th and 21st of February 2014 at the Le Meridien Convention Centre, Kochi, Kerala. Arrangements are in progress for the India Rubber Meet – 2014 (IRM-2014) organized by all the…

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Bond and Infinity taking the floor at Brityrex 2014

November 5, 2013
Bond and Infinity taking the floor at Brityrex 2014

LEADING independent wholesaler Bond International and its portfolio tyre brand, Infinity, are jointly taking up space at the UK’s upcoming major tyre and equipment exhibition to be held 7 to 9 October, 2014 at EventCity, Manchester. Oreganised by ECI-Intrenational, Brityrex…

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Yokohama debuting tyre grip concept at upcoming exhibit

November 3, 2013
Yokohama debuting tyre grip concept at upcoming exhibit

YOKOHAMA Rubber Concept of “The Science of Tyre Grip Performance” at an upcoming motor show in Tokyo in late November. The company will also introduce its latest technologies, advanced technological capabilities and its corporate stance of seeking ever higher grip…

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Lanxess to produce new EPDM grades in China

September 25, 2013
Lanxess to produce new EPDM grades in China

German speciality chemicals firm Lanxess, which is the world’s largest producer of EPDM, is progressing according to plan with the construction of its world-scale EPDM plant in Changzhou (Jiangsu Province), China. It is investing EUR 235 million in the plant…

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Lanxess to axe 1,000 jobs by 2015; mulling sale of rubber chemicals and NBR

September 24, 2013
Lanxess to axe 1,000 jobs by 2015; mulling sale of rubber chemicals and NBR

Against the backdrop of weak demand from the automotive industry, Germany-based speciality chemicals firm Lanxess, which is facing what it says is a “temporary weakness in demand for its synthetic rubber”, is aiming to cut costs by EUR100 million per…

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Sale of two Cooper Tire plants to India’s Apollo Tyres delayed

September 19, 2013
Sale of two Cooper Tire plants to India’s Apollo Tyres delayed

An American arbitrator has said that Cooper Tire and Rubber Co. cannot sell two of its factories in the country to India’s Apollo Tyres until a collective bargaining agreement is reached between Apollo and members of the plants’ union. The…

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Hankook to build proving R&D tyre centre

September 19, 2013
Hankook to build proving R&D tyre centre

South Korean Hankook Tire plans to build a R&D centre in Sangju City with an investment of KRW240 million until 2020 for the construction of a top-tier proving ground. Covering a total area of 132 ha, it will be the…

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Hankook opens tyre plant in Indonesia

September 19, 2013
Hankook opens tyre plant in Indonesia

South Korean tyre company Hankook has officially opened its seventh global plant in Indonesia. Located in Lippo Cikarang, Bekasi, West Java, the company’s newest plant will act as an export base for the US and Middle East markets as well…

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Toyoda Gosei to start third plant in Mexico

September 16, 2013
Toyoda Gosei to start third plant in Mexico

Japanese supplier Toyoda Gosei has set up a new company in Mexico to strengthen its automotive rubber hose production in the US. The new company, Toyoda Gosei Rubber Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (TGRMX), will start production of fuel hoses and…

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ContiTech buys Metso’s conveyor belt unit

September 4, 2013
ContiTech buys Metso’s conveyor belt unit

Hanover-based ContiTech Conveyor Belt Group is strengthening its conveyor belts business for industrial applications with the acquisition of Metso´s industrial conveyor belt operations based in Helsinki, Finland. Relating documents have been signed by both parties today. The transaction scope includes…

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