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Trade war strains US ag sector; China eyes India’s rubber goods market

As the love-hate trade relationship between the US and China ensues, the rest of the world shield their industries from shakeups and breakup...

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Gloves Industry: Malaysia, hand-in-glove with the rubber glove market

Though competition is tight in the gloves industry, according to Malaysia’s industry players, nobody is backing down from meeting the rising global demand for gloves...

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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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Top Glove to spend on automation upgrades

May 31, 2012

Glove maker, Top Glove Corp Bhd announced that it will invest about RM40 million (approximately US$12.5 million) this year to upgrade its production lines as part of a strategy to mitigate the effects arising from the minimum wage to be…

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Rubber & metal drive Sri Lanka’s Q1 exports

May 31, 2012

Sri Lanka’s first quarter exports remained strong desite volatile global oil prices and global downturn. Appearing unaffected, the country reported only a marginal 1.4% export drop (US$2.63 billion) compared to last year’s first quarter at US$2.67 billion. Minister Rishad Bathiudeen…

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Worldwide growth in Pirelli output

May 31, 2012

Factory expansion, increased output and distribution-network consolidation, these are the strategies that Pirelli is adopting throughout the world

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Thai Government buys 4,300 tonnes Rubber in Intervention

May 31, 2012

Under its intervention programme, the government of Thailand has bought only 4,300 tonnes of rubber sheet from farmers ar below the target of 200,000 tonnes, and it has had minimal impact on prices, government and industry official said on Tuesday…

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Yokohama opens new tyre plant in Russia

May 31, 2012

The plant, which is scheduled to go into full operation in the summer of 2013, has a building area of 43,000 sqm and an annual production capacity of 1.4 million tyres

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PolyOne Distribution Adds Cariflex Polyisoprene Rubber Solutions for Healthcare

May 31, 2012

Addition of Cariflex polyisoprene rubber strengthens PolyOne Distribution’s healthcare portfolio

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Supermax bolsters US presence

May 31, 2012

The new facility will have 20,900 sqm space, enough room for future expansions in the next 5 to 10 years

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Lanxess to improve French production site for green tyres

May 31, 2012

Lanxess plans to shell out EUR30 million for Port Jérôme site by 2015

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Rubber clings on China stimulus

May 30, 2012

Rubber advanced, reversing earlier losses after Chinese policy makers pledged new spending, boosting speculation that demand from the world’s largest consumer may weather Europe’s debt crisis and keep expanding. November-delivery rubber gained 0.6% to settle at 271.9 yen a kg…

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China to consume 3.5 million tonnes of recycled rubber

May 30, 2012

In a revelation which may cause some economists to adjust their models, China’s CRIA said the country will consume around 3.5 million tonnes of recycled rubber in 2012. This figure represents over 10 percent of the total global rubber consumption,…

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