Shanghai rubber futures up

Shanghai rubber futures increased nearly 2% today (25 July), up to 10.30 AM local time, apparently in response to a report that a leaf disease in Indonesia would bring down the country’s production in 2019 by 15%. Indonesia, the second-largest producer after...

ANRPC Annual Rubber Conference 2019 to be held in Indonesia

Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries (ANRPC) Annual Rubber Conference 2019 will be held at Yogyakarta, Indonesia on October 7, 2019 with the theme ‘Adaptive and inclusive path to sustainable value chain. The event will start at 9 am. The opening...

LANXESS expands test capacity for additives

Speciality chemicals company LANXESS has taken a new test bench for additivated hydraulic fluids into operation at its Mannheim, Germany site. It is being used to test the additive package Additin RC 9200 N, as well as other fluids. These high-performance additives...

UTH to display new products at RubberTech China 2019

UTH will present its latest range of products at RubberTech China 2019, from September 18-20, in Shanghai. This includes the continuous further developed roll-ex fine mesh straining systems, the proven roll-ex gear pump technology and their new innovation- The TRP...

100 years of calendering anniversary at COMERIO ERCOLE

Italian firm COMERIO ERCOLE, founded in 1885, is celebrating the 100th calendering anniversary. After a first phase in the textile field, the company developed the first rubber processing machineries and in 1919 the first calender for textile cord rubberising was...