Work of Nokian Tyres’ third factory starts in North America

Nokian Tyres held a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the beginning of the building work of the Company’s third factory in North America on 20th September, 2017. The new factory will be the Company’s first manufacturing facility in North America. The new greenfield...

DowDuPont reviews post-merger plans

The Board of Directors of DowDuPont, a combined entity of the Dow Chemical Company and DuPont, which completed merger process on August 31, 2017, has completed a comprehensive review of the portfolio composition of the intended companies-Agriculture, Materials Science...

Cooper Tire declares 182nd consecutive dividend

Cooper Tire and Rubber Company has announced a quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share. This will mark the 182nd consecutive quarterly dividend paid by Cooper Tire and Rubber Company. The record date for the dividend will be  September 1, 2017 which is payable on...

BASF posts good Q2 2017 figures

BASF registered considerable revenue growth in the April-June second quarter of 2017. Sales rose by 12 per cent to €16.3 billion compared to Q2 2016. This was mainly due to higher prices and volumes. Amid higher raw material costs, the company raised sales prices by 7...

Birla Carbon releases Sustainability Report

Birla Carbon has released its 2017 Sustainability Report titled, ‘Our Progress on the Path to Sustainable Business’. The report goes a step deeper and closer, exploring the value of carbon black while making its business more sustainable. The report can be accessed at...