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Synthetic Rubber: Rubbers go the extra mile for green tyres

Synthetic Rubber: Rubbers go the extra mile for green tyres

Advancements in synthetic rubbers contribute to the tyres’ potential to enhance fuel economy of vehicles...

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Country Focus: India leads an empowered South Asia

Country Focus: India leads an empowered South Asia

India is spearheading the South Asian region’s metamorphosis into a robust economy, says Angelica Buan in this report. South Asia’s goal to economic growth...

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Magna Tyres Group starts production of Magna Tyres in Hardenberg, The Netherlands

Magna Tyres Group starts production of Magna Tyres in Hardenberg, The Netherlands

Magna Tyres Group is delighted to announce the start of the production of Magna Tyres at the OBO Tyres factory in Hardenberg, the Netherlands...

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Continental has at least EUR3 billion for acquisitions: CFO

Continental has at least EUR3 billion for acquisitions: CFO

Germany’s Continental has at least EUR3 billion (US$3.53 billion) ready for acquisitions to expand into growing automotive markets led by Asia...

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Malaysian glove companies to increase prices, expect record revenue of RM16.2 billion

Malaysian glove companies to increase prices, expect record revenue of RM16.2 billion

MargmaMalaysian glove manufacturers will raise the prices follow a hike in energy costs and raw materials while it also sees a record revenue of RM16.2bil for 2017 on strong demand...

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Smart tyres come of age

Smart tyres come of age

Smart tyre developments are driving forward the future of the mobility ecosystem. Connected cars are nothing without smart tyres. Dramatically having evolved from the 19th century...

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Wacker expands Korean technical centre

March 29, 2012
Wacker expands Korean technical centre

It has completed the expansion and relocation of its technical laboratories and offices in South Korea...

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Bridgestone wins lawsuit against Chinese firm

March 29, 2012
Bridgestone wins lawsuit against Chinese firm

A legal squabble stemming from design patent rights violation has finally been settled...

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Vietnam expects record rubber exports

March 29, 2012
Vietnam expects record rubber exports

Rising demand on the world market, especially in China and India, contributed to the sharp increase in exports...

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Sri Lanka revives factories and new programme for planters

March 29, 2012
Sri Lanka revives factories and new programme for planters

Losses-incurring companies are leased out by the government...

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China aims for elastomer and SSBR self-sufficiency

March 29, 2012
China aims for elastomer and SSBR self-sufficiency

To realise this aim is to increase production capacity and speed up technical development in these materials...

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Green EnviroTech to enter tyre recycling

March 29, 2012
Green EnviroTech to enter tyre recycling

US-based firm Green EnviroTech Holdings’s main focus will be the conversion of plastic and tyres to oil, and shredder residue to oil and compound plastic resin. The company’s intention is to enter into the plastic and tyre recycling market by…

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Huber to double capacity in India

March 29, 2012

GERMAN firm Huber Engineered Materials is on track with the expansion of its Indian precipitated silica plant in Jhagadia, which is on schedule and set for completion in the fourth quarter of 2012. The expansion will double the firm’s precipitated…

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China’s Rubber Valley to publish patents online

March 29, 2012

CHINA’s so-called Silicon Valley-styled Rubber Valley is to make its rubber-related patents available online. A company known as Qingdao Rubber Valley Intellectual Property Information Center has been established by the China Intellectual Property Publishing House and Rubber Valley. The new…

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Xingda profits down despite higher sales

March 29, 2012
Xingda profits down despite higher sales

Sales increased by 2.2% to RMB5,551 million, but gross profit fell to RMB1,298 million from RMB1,636 million in 2010

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CRIA calls for abolishing of duty

March 29, 2012

Chinese tyre producers don't have a level playing field in international trade due to high customs duties...

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World Rubber Summit 2018

International Rubber Prices
(as of 19, February 2018)

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


Source: India Rubber Board

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