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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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Latex: Sustainable rubber against commodity-driven deforestation

As the global natural rubber market hits record growth, how does this relate to the environment? Experts and tyre companies weigh in on the environmental impact of rubber demand to work on solutions..

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Synthetic Rubber: The billion dollar synthetic rubber industry

Hit by trade wars and economic volatilities, the synthetic rubber sector is anchoring in the robust automotive sector to stay afloat...

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Second rubber park in India

February 26, 2012
Second rubber park in India

INDIA has set up a Rs23 crore industrial rubber park in Bodhungnagar in Western Tripura. A joint venture between the Tripura Industrial Development Corporation (TIDC) and the Rubber Board, it is the second of its kind in the country after…

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Keyuan assured of raw material from Shell

February 26, 2012
Keyuan assured of raw material from Shell

CHINESE petrochemicals firm Keyuan Petrochemicals has signed a long-term supplier agreement with Shell Petrochemicals, a joint venture between CNOOC and Royal Dutch Shell Group, to purchase butadiene, an essential raw material used in the production of styrene-butadiene-styrene (SBS). This year…

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Goodyear reports Q4 results

February 26, 2012
Goodyear reports Q4 results

GOODYEAR Tyre & Rubber Company reported fourth quarter EPS of US$ 0.03, ex-items, versus estimates of US$ 0.20. Revenues in the quarter rose 12% year-over-year to US$ 5.68 billion, missing estimates of US$ 5.88 billion. Richard J. Kramer, chairman and…

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New website for European fleets

January 31, 2012
New website for European fleets

Goodyear Dunlop has launched a website dedicated to providing fleets with information to reduce their costs and improve their carbon footprint.

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Apollo’s tyre awards recognise Indian fleet operators

January 31, 2012
Apollo’s tyre awards recognise Indian fleet operators

The two top winners and other awardees were selected from more than 5,140 entries received from fleet operators across India.

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German rubber chemical facility opens in India

January 31, 2012
German rubber chemical facility opens in India

The relocation is due to good infrastructure and opportunities for future expansion offered by the large Lanxess site at Jhagadia and its proximity to key customers.

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Lanxess to build plant in Russia

January 31, 2012
Lanxess to build plant in Russia

The EUR5 million plant will start up in 2013 and in 2016, a production facility for bladders used in tyre production will be added.

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Metal housing supplier bought by ElringKlinger

January 31, 2012
Metal housing supplier bought by ElringKlinger

Hug is being further developed for exhaust treatment technology and filter substrates within ElringKlinger to serve primarily as a R&D site.

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Trelleborg divests French auto unit

January 31, 2012
Trelleborg divests French auto unit

The transaction is expected to be finalised in the first quarter of 2012.

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AfriRen obtains finance for Ghanaian rubber biomass

January 30, 2012
AfriRen obtains finance for Ghanaian rubber biomass

The site is being developed by its Takoradi Renewable Energy subsidiary as part of an US$8 million investment by AfriRen in biomass production in the West African nation.

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(Last Updated: 15 March 2019)

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


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