Category: Industry News

Sentury to make Nokian Tyres for European market

Nokian Tyres plc and Qingdao Sentury Tire Co. have signed a contract manufacturing agreement, whereby Sentury will start to manufacture selected Nokian Tyres’ passenger car tyres for the Central European market. Tyres manufactured at the partner’s production facility are designed…

Harps buys Semperit’s glove business for EUR115 mn

Singapore’s Harps Global Pte and Semperit Technische have reached an agreement on the acquisition by Harps of Semperit’s medical business (comprising the manufacture, distribution and sale of medical examination and surgical gloves) (Sempermed) for an enterprise value of EUR115 million.…

Zeon to increase HNBR capacity in US

Tokyo-headquartered Zeon Corporation, via its subsidiary Zeon Chemicals, has decided to expand its capacity for its Zetpol Hydrogenated Nitrile Rubber (HNBR) at its Texas plant in the US. The expansion will increase Zeon’s global HNBR capacity by approximately 25% and…