Posts Tagged ‘ tyre ’

Trelleborg to debut new solid tyre for waste management, recycling industries

April 28, 2017
Trelleborg to debut new solid tyre for waste management, recycling industries

Global off-road tyre supplier Trelleborg Wheel Systems will be launching a new solid tyre specifically designed and developed for the waste management and recycling industries. The Brawler HPS Soft Ride is a re-engineered version of the Brawler solid tyre. It…

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Thailand’s first automotive, tyre testing centre to be completed by 2018

April 5, 2017
Thailand’s first automotive, tyre testing centre to be completed by 2018

Thailand’s first automotive and tyre testing centre that follows global standards is set to be completed and ready for operations by 2018. “The first phase of the testing centre should be ready for Thai car and tyre makers in 2018.…

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Evonik’s silica/silane combo in green tyres cuts emissions, fuel consumption

February 8, 2017
Evonik’s silica/silane combo in green tyres cuts emissions, fuel consumption

Green tyres with S-SBR rubber grades and Evonik’s silica/silane combination technology have proven to have significantly lower rolling resistance, resulting in a reduction in fuel consumption by 5% and thus lower carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions compared to conventional tyres made…

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Goodyear unveils first radial special trailer tyre built in the US

February 1, 2017
Goodyear unveils first radial special trailer tyre built in the US

American multinational tyre manufacturing company The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company introduced Endurance, the only radial special tyre manufactured in the US. Unveiled during Goodyear’s 2017 Customer Conference in Orlando, Florida, the Endurance radial tyre is capable of transporting the…

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Yokohama Rubber to buy Japanese industrial tyre manufacturer Aichi Tire

January 9, 2017
Yokohama Rubber to buy Japanese industrial tyre manufacturer Aichi Tire

Yokohama Rubber Company has agreed to acquire Japanese tyre manufacturer Aichi Tire Industry Co., Ltd. in order to strengthen its position in the industrial tyre sector. Aichi Tire, headquartered in Komaki, Aichi, manufactures and sells press-on tyres and solid tyres…

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SRI Group to enhance US-based R&D, testing infrastructure in 2017

December 30, 2016
SRI Group to enhance US-based R&D, testing infrastructure in 2017

Japan-based global tyre and rubber company Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Ltd. is enhancing their research and development (R&D) as well as testing infrastructure in the US for the rapid development and timely launch of tyres for its customers in the North…

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Bridgestone wins tyre tread design lawsuit over Triangle Tyre in China

December 23, 2016
Bridgestone wins tyre tread design lawsuit over Triangle Tyre in China

China’s Supreme People’s Court has granted a favourable ruling towards Japan-based global tyre and rubber company Bridgestone Corporation in an infringement lawsuit involving the company’s tyre tread design rights against Chinese tyre manufacturer Triangle Tyre Co., Ltd. Triangle Tyre has…

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Michelin’s CargoXBib tyre wins 2016 Agricultural Innovation Award

November 16, 2016
Michelin’s CargoXBib tyre wins 2016 Agricultural Innovation Award

Michelin’s innovation in the agricultural tyre sector shone in Alberta, Canada recently when its CargoXBib High Flotation tyre was selected as one of the top three industry advancements during the 2016 Ag Innovation Awards at the annual four-day eventAgri-Trade Equipment…

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Tyre R&D unit top priority in Thailand’s planned automotive testing centre

November 16, 2016
Tyre R&D unit top priority in Thailand’s planned automotive testing centre

The government of Thailand is investing 3.74 billion Baht for the construction of the first-ever automotive testing centre in the country as part of the preparation for the ambitious policy to make electric vehicles locally. According to Suthon Nikomkate, director…

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Tyre Market: Asian tyre market keeps on rolling

November 11, 2016
Tyre Market: Asian tyre market keeps on rolling

Not only is Asia a major producer of rubber , but the region is also a burgeoning market for global tyre manufacturers ...

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International Rubber Prices
(as of 05, December 2017)

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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