Japanese firm Tokai Rubber Industries is acquiring the entire share capital of Italy-based automotive hose firm Dytech – Dynamic Fluid Technologies.
UK-based Dunlop Aircraft Tyres’ joint venture facility in China has clinched a three-year deal to support China Eastern Airlines’ fleet of ten Embraer 145LI regional jets with new and retreaded tyres.
Italy’s biggest oil company Eni SpA has been granted a 20% reduction in a European Union fine for colluding on prices of a synthetic rubber.
US-based Yulex Corporation, an agricultural-based biomaterials company, and Four D Rubber, a UK-based manufacturer of latex sheeting for the dental, fitness, clothing and industrial markets and applications, are partnering to produce the first plant-based, latex allergy-friendly dental dam.
UK-based Yule Catto, a specialty aqueous polymer producer, changes its name to Synthomer.
Semperit Holding says the offer period for all outstanding shares and warrants of Malaysian firm Latexx Partners closed in November.
India’s Rubber Board Chairman Sheela Thomas recently launched the Rubber Board Business Information System (RUBIS), the online platform to file license appllication.
Thailand is calling on foreign tyre producers to set up plants in the country to promote the local market.
Yokohama’s Indian subsidiary is planning to set up a facility in Bahdurgarh Industrial Estate with a production capacity of 700,000 tyres in Phase I.
The National Center for Asphalt Technology found that utilising ground tyre rubber powder in asphalt manufacturing won’t impact the performance of the rubber material.