Semperit expands capacity at its Czech hose plant

The Semperit Group has invested EUR 27 million in its latest expansion at the Semperflex Optimit location in Odry, Czech Republic. With this expansion, the company’s production capacity has increased to 100 million metres of high-quality hoses, which are used in...

Birla Carbon celebrates 60 years of operations in Brazil

Birla Carbon, the world’s largest carbon black producer, completed 60 years of operations in Brazil in October 2018. The South America region of Birla Carbon commemorated the event with the celebration of the 60th anniversary of its plant in Cubatão, 12 kilometers...

ARLANXEO partners with Changzhou University

ARLANXEO, a world-leading synthetic rubber company, recently signed three-year cooperation agreements with Changzhou University and Changzhou Vocational Institute of Engineering (CZIE). Working in tandem with its partners, ARLANXEO will contribute to the development...

PCBL set to meet rising carbon black demand: Kaushik Roy

The demand for carbon black in India is estimated to grow at 6-8% in the coming years and Phillips Carbon Black Limited, the largest carbon black producer in India and 7th largest globally, is well-positioned to meet the increased demand, says Kaushik Roy, Managing...