NBR Powder Market expanding at 6.5% Growth to cross $600mn by 2024

According to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc, Nitrile Butadiene Rubber (NBR) Powder Market size will surpass USD 600 million by 2024. Nitrile rubber powder market is majorly driven by the rapid usage of adhesives, gaskets, and sealants in...

TRM is keen on Brazil

Manufacturer of the most sophisticated and technologically advanced systems for tyre retreading Tyre Retreading Machinery (TRM) wants to focus more on Brazil and the South American market for future growth. TRM Managing Director Alessandro Villa said: “The...

India removes port restriction on NR imports

India has lifted the port restriction on import of Natural Rubber (NR) under Advance Authorisation. The notification from Directorate General of Foreign Trade, under the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, on June 12, 2018, has said that Port restriction is not...

Industry first antimicrobial glove from Hartalega

Malaysia’s Hartalega Holdings has launched a non-leaching antimicrobial glove, which the company claims as world’s first. The glove was developed in collaboration with antimicrobial R&D firm Chemical Intelligence UK. The company revealed that it had invested over...

OEC increases Carbon Black price in EMEA

Orion Engineered Carbons (OEC) has decided to increase prices for all Rubber Carbon Black grades sold in the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa) effective with shipments beginning from August 1, 2018. The OEC produces high-performance as well as standard Gas...

Indian tyre industry set for smooth ride

By Sharad P Matade: Anticipated spurt in automotive production, coupled with new policy initiatives such as increase in the Customs duty on TBR tyres and imposition of anti-dumping duty on Chinese tyres, are expected to have a positive impact on the near-term...