Category: World News

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Thailand is now world’s largest rubber exporter

Thailand’s Department of Trade Negotiations (DTN), Ministry of Commerce, has announced that the country has become the world’s largest rubber exporter, thanks to its free trade agreements (FTA) with China and many other countries including Southeast Asia, Japan, South Korea,…

Pyrolyx to supply rCB to Continental

German Pyrolyx has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with German tyre manufacturer Continental that details a five-year supply agreement for 10,000-15,000 tonnes per annum of recovered Carbon Black (rCB). The minimum five-year supply agreement requires the development of an…

Bridgestone recalls nearly 3,000 tyres in the US

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations and Bridgestone Canada (Bridgestone) have issued a voluntary recall of approximately 2,700 tyres of all positions, wide base radial commercial truck tyres in size 425/65R22.5. The recall includes the following tyres: Firestone FS818 tyres in size 425/65R22.5…