India’s widening demand-supply gap in NR hits manufacturing

The widening demand-supply gap in natural rubber in India, coupled with restrictions on import of the commodity, threatens to hit the tyre and non-tyre manufacturing sector badly. The drastic fall in production is particularly worrisome to rubber MSMEs who can hardly...

USTMA presents 2019 Sustainability Awards to 7 tyre majors

The US Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) awarded seven tyre manufacturers with a 2019 Sustainability Award for Safety and Health for their work in advancing occupational health and safety. The following are the winner of various awards: Leadership Award:...

Goodyear honours `Highway Hero’ Paul Mathias

Paul Mathias, a truck driver who stepped in to help a family when their SUV was struck by another vehicle, accepted the Goodyear Highway Hero Award. Mathias, a US military veteran, had just stopped his truck at a red light in Phoenix, Arizona, when a vehicle slammed...