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Riding out headwinds in Asian SBR market

Historically, synthetic rubber consumption registers growth that is driven by increasing rubber demand, especially in the automotive, tyre and non-tyre applications. Of types, the use of styrene..

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Tyres: A fresh look at recovery solutions for old tyres

Tyres that have seen better days may be imputed as pollution contributors; however, new developments are changing this notion about end of life tyres (ELTs)...

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Synthetic Rubber: US market; Trade war is not the sector’s waterloo

e US-China trade war is expected to leave many industries wounded. Nevertheless, the US synthetic rubber sector has remained unscathed and has stayed on a growth path...

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World Rubber Summit 2019: New paths for the rubber economy

Getting a firm grip on the successful adoption of innovation and technology transfer in the industry will be a key thrust in driving the agenda at World Rubber Summit 2019...

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Tyrexpo Asia 2019 takes pole position in attracting the automotive ecosystem

Asia’s most well-attended and go-to sourcing platform revs up momentum this year...

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Driving millennials more familiar with emojis than tyre warning light – study

The study conducted by Zeno Research & Insights, involved an online survey among 1,075 US adults aged 18+ who have a driver's license and access to a vehicle.

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Bridgestone to add capacity in Polish truck tyre plant

July 10, 2012

The expansion is expected to be complete during the second half of 2014

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German hose maker inks deal with India

July 10, 2012

Frankfurt-based Flowtech Tristone Group together with the Indian automotive company Bony Polymers signed a technical license agreement. In the agreement, Tristone will provide technical support in production and logistics for fluid applications such as engine cooling water, cooling hoses, PA…

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BASF to build butadiene extraction plant in Antwerp

July 6, 2012

In light of the increasingly tight supplies of butadiene on global markets, the new plant will secure BASF's supply at a competitive cost

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NR Production To Reach 10.8 million tonnes

July 6, 2012

Production of natural rubber by members of the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries (ANRPC) will reach 10.8 million tonnes in 2012. This is a 4.9% rise from 10.325 million tonnes produced in the previous year. The new data comes…

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Axson acquires high performance resin business

July 6, 2012

Telesystem portfolio company, Nanoledge sold its high performance resin business to Axson, a specialists in high performance polymer formulation. Nanoledge is an innovative startup focused on the high performance epoxy market. Nanoledge has significantly improved composite material performance through its…

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New material enables stretchy electronics

July 6, 2012

By combining a liquid metal in a porous polymer, the researchers achieved 200% stretchability in a material that does not suffer from stretch

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Asia Carbon constructs new power plant

July 6, 2012

Utilising residual heat generated from the company's carbon black manufacturing process, the plant's 3000 KW capacity will satisfy the company's electricity needs for the foreseeable future

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Lanxess launches fuel-saving calculator app

July 4, 2012

Available in German and English, the software is already available as an app for iPhones and iPads in the App Store

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Conveyor belts, gloves drive rubber demand, says Semperit

July 4, 2012

Apart from tyres, conveyor belts are expected to fuel demand for rubber. The market size of conveyor belts in 2011 was estimated at EUR3 billion and is expected to reach EUR4 billion in 2015. This growth will be supported by…

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Bridgestone constructs tyre plant in Vietnam

July 3, 2012

Construction of the Bridgestone Vietnam tyre plant started 2 July in the Dinh Vu Industrial Zone in northern Hai Phong, Vietnam. The US$575 million project, the biggest foreign investment so far in Hai Phong is being built on a 1.02…

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