Tires & Rubber

Bus Tire Market 2019-2023 | Lower Rubber Prices to Boost Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 1:00am

Our bus tire market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our bus tire market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies development of specialized tires for electric buses as one of the prime reasons driving the bus tire market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Bus Tire Market, including some of the vendors such as Bridgestone, Continental, MICHELIN, Pirelli & C., The Goodyear Tire & Rubber, and THE YOKOHAMA RUBBER.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the Bus Tire Market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
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Polybutadiene Global Market Report 2020 - Players Featured Include LG Chem, Versalis and China Petroleum & Chemical Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 1:55pm

The "Polybutadiene Global Market Report 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Polybutadiene Global Market Report 2020" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The polybutadiene market has been geographically segmented into North America, Western Europe, Asia-Pacific, Eastern Europe, South America and Middle East & Africa.
  • Polybutadiene Market Global Report 2020 from the author provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global polybutadiene market.
  • The polybutadiene market covered in this report is segmented by type into solid polybutadiene, liquid polybutadiene.

Automotive High-performance Tires Market 2019-2023 | Benefits Of High-performance Tires to Boost Growth | Technavio

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 1:30am

Our automotive high-performance tires market report covers the following areas:

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  • Our automotive high-performance tires market report covers the following areas:
    This study identifies development of eco-friendly tires as one of the prime reasons driving the automotive high-performance tires market growth during the next few years.
  • We provide a detailed analysis of around 25 vendors operating in the Automotive High-performance Tires Market, including some of the vendors such as Bridgestone, Continental, MICHELIN, Pirelli & C, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber, THE YOKOHAMA RUBBER.
  • Backed with competitive intelligence and benchmarking, our research reports on the Automotive High-performance Tires Market are designed to provide entry support, customer profile and M&As as well as go-to-market strategy support.
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Zohr Helps Keep Essential Workers Safe on the Roads Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 5:13pm

Zohr , the tire shop that comes to you, is keeping essential workers safe on the roads across the states of Texas, Kansas, and Missouri in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak.

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  • Zohr , the tire shop that comes to you, is keeping essential workers safe on the roads across the states of Texas, Kansas, and Missouri in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak.
  • The company announced it is offering 50 percent off tire services for essential workers through the end of April with the promo code CARE50.
  • Zohr continues to provide mobile on-demand tire service while practicing social distancing and stimulating the local economy.
  • Zohr is in the midst of a nationwide expansion with services coming to California, Colorado and Florida in 2020.

Superior Affirms Strong Liquidity Position and Provides Update Regarding COVID-19

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 8:01pm

Superior Industries International, Inc. (NYSE:SUP), one of the worlds leading aluminum wheel suppliers, today provided a business update regarding COVID-19, and its impact on the automotive industry and Superiors operations.

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  • Superior Industries International, Inc. (NYSE:SUP), one of the worlds leading aluminum wheel suppliers, today provided a business update regarding COVID-19, and its impact on the automotive industry and Superiors operations.
  • These funds, along with existing cash already on hand, afford Superior significant available cash liquidity.
  • Superior has maintained liquidity levels in line with year-end 2019, well in excess of $250 million.
  • The management team at Superior is planning for various possible scenarios and will take action accordingly as we move forward.

Cooper Tire Announces Temporary Shutdown of Manufacturing Facilities in Europe

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 12:00pm

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) today announced that its tire manufacturing facilities in Europe will temporarily shut down to protect the health and safety of employees and respond to market demand that has been impacted by coronavirus.

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  • Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) today announced that its tire manufacturing facilities in Europe will temporarily shut down to protect the health and safety of employees and respond to market demand that has been impacted by coronavirus.
  • About Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd.
    Cooper Tire & Rubber Company Europe Ltd., a subsidiary of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, has more than a centurys experience at the leading edge of tire technology.
  • Cooper Tire Europe manufactures motorcycle and motorsports tires under the Avon and Cooper brand names.
  • is a subsidiary of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company and operates a tire manufacturing plant in Kruevac.

Cooper Tire Announces Temporary Shutdown of Manufacturing Facilities in the Americas

Saturday, March 21, 2020 - 4:00pm

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB) today announced it will temporarily shut down its tire manufacturing facilities in the United States and Mexico to protect the health and safety of employees and respond to market demand that has been impacted by coronavirus.

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  • Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB) today announced it will temporarily shut down its tire manufacturing facilities in the United States and Mexico to protect the health and safety of employees and respond to market demand that has been impacted by coronavirus.
  • Cooper will continue to closely monitor the situation and adjust timelines as necessary.
  • Cooper is closely monitoring supply chain and product inventory levels as the company focuses on continuing to serve customers.
  • Cooper believes it currently has sufficient supply of product, and will continue to operate distribution centers until further notice to meet customer needs.

United Steelworkers Ratify New Labor Agreement at Cooper Tire Findlay

Saturday, March 21, 2020 - 3:00pm

Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) confirmed today that members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 207L in Findlay, Ohio have ratified a new four-year labor agreement, which covers approximately 800 USW members.

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  • Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB) confirmed today that members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 207L in Findlay, Ohio have ratified a new four-year labor agreement, which covers approximately 800 USW members.
  • According to Brian Brubaker, President of USW Local 207L, We were able to reach a favorable agreement, and are extremely proud of the USW team in Findlay.
  • With much hard work and a thoughtful negotiation process by both the USW and company representatives, we are pleased that Findlay plant employees recognized the value of the new contract.
  • We appreciate our positive relationship with the USW as our great team in Findlay continues to produce great tires, said Cooper Tire Findlay Plant Manager Jeff Kamm.

Original Equipment Tire Brands Finding Right Balance, J.D. Power Finds

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 12:00pm

Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study, released today.

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  • Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study, released today.
  • In fact, tire brands have been steadily improving this balance over the last five years, as satisfaction has been on a steady incline.
  • Original Equipment Tire Satisfaction Study (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The annual study measures tire owner satisfaction in four key areas (in order of importance): tire wear; tire ride; tire traction/handling; and tire appearance.
  • Original Equipment Tire Customer Satisfaction Study is based on responses from 26,131 owners of 2018 and 2019 model-year vehicles and was fielded from October through December 2019.

Trinseo Launches PULSETM ECO Series Containing Recycled Content

Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 9:00am

Trinseos new PULSE ECO Series contains between 30-50% recycled content, combining European-sourced post-industrial recycled (PIR) Polycarbonate with Trinseos virgin MAGNUM ABS.

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  • Trinseos new PULSE ECO Series contains between 30-50% recycled content, combining European-sourced post-industrial recycled (PIR) Polycarbonate with Trinseos virgin MAGNUM ABS.
  • The launch of our new PULSE ECO Series further extends our ECO portfolio of recycled content-based polycarbonate (PC) and PC/ABS materials, said Frank Schumann, Global Marketing Manager, Automotive, Trinseo.
  • Trinseo has confirmed its PIR-containing PULSE GX50 ECO and PULSE GX70 ECO grades will be made available in Europe during the first half of 2020.
  • PULSE ECO grades fulfill major OEM specifications for PC/ABS and extend Trinseos existing ECO portfolio of recycled content-based PC/ABS, first introduced in 2018 for the consumer electronics market.