Dr Ranjith Matthan to head IRMRA

The Government of India has appointed Dr Ranjith K Matthan, Director of Polymer Consultancy Services (P) Ltd, as the new President of Indian Rubber Manufacturers Research Association (IRMRA), effective from January 2019 . He succeeds Rajendra V Gandhi who completed...

Saudi Aramco becomes 100% owner of ARLANXEO

Saudi Aramco, a world-leading integrated energy and chemicals company, and LANXESS AG, a leading German specialty chemicals company, announced the completion of Saudi Aramco’s acquisition of LANXESS’s interest in ARLANXEO Holding B.V., a Netherlands-based...

World NR supply up 5.5% during Jan-Oct, 2018: ANRPC

The Natural Rubber Trends and Statistics report by the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries (ANRPC) in October 2018 has stated that the world production of natural rubber (NR) from January 2018 to October 2018 amounted to 11.468 million tonnes, an...

Bridgestone opens Fleet Point in Vijayawada

Bridgestone India launched its new Fleet Point (BFP) in India in the transportation hub of Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. The fleet point outlet was inaugurated by Kollu Ravindra, Minister for Law and Justice, Andhra Pradesh, and Akitomo Takahashi, General Manager,...

Grand finale to 23rd Rubber Conference 2018

The 23rd Rubber Conference and International Workshops organisd by the Indian Rubber Manufacturers Research Association (IRMRA) concluded in Mumbai on December 15, 2018 with a call by experts to raise the quality of research and development in the rubber sector so as...