Mobile tyre fitment revolution coming to Europe

By John Stone: The launch of a unique, new concept in mobile tyre fitment equipment is certain to revolutionize the way tyres are fitted from a mobile service vehicle in the near future Over the past decade, the appeal of mobile tyre fitting has continued to grow...

Over-Dependence on imported NR

By Joby Joseph and James Jacob: Over-dependence of the Indian rubber industry on imported NR is quite risky as the structural changes taking place in major NR producing countries besides some other factors may make NR exports from these countries less dependable in...

Recycling American perspective

By Louis Rumao*: The U.S. Government has resolved to promote recycling as it has recognized that reducing, reusing and recycling waste materials and converting them into new materials and objects can play an important role in achieving a more sustainable future...

New dawn in European tyre shows?

By John Stone: It will be interesting to watch if the Tire Cologne Show 2018, supposed to be the most important tyre show in Europe in the coming years, will actually deliver its promises Tyre shows in Europe have always been very competitive; but towards the end of...

EV Era Challenging For Auto Rubber Parts Players

By Louis Rumao: Aggressive production plans for Electric Vehicles (EV’s) by automakers will present exciting new engineering challenges for the auto rubber parts industry, at the expense of many commodity-type products. Everyone agrees that a growing middle-class,...