Graphene nanotubes increase drilling speed by 20%: Study

MUMBAI, Feb. 7 -- As is well known in the oil industry, one of the most common reasons for drilling tools breaking down is failure of rubber polymer. Orient Energy & Technology Ltd., a leading produce... Read More

Stakeholders agree on terms for Sustainable NR Platform

MUMBAI, Feb. 7 -- Stakeholders in the global natural rubber supply network have "aligned on a governance structure" for the Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber (GPSNR), the tyre industry-le... Read More

Bridgestone to acquire TomTom Telematics

MUMBAI, Feb. 7 -- Bridgestone Corporation announced that its subsidiary, Bridgestone Europe NV/SA, has entered into an agreement with TomTom to acquire TomTom Telematics, its digital fleet solutions b... Read More

Myanmar delegation visits Rubber Board, India

MUMBAI, Feb. 6 -- A delegation from the Department of Agriculture, Government of Myanmar, visited the Rubber Board and held discussions with D Anandan IAS, Chairman and Executive Director of the Board... Read More

What the Interim Budget holds for Indian rubber industry

MUMBAI, Feb. 6 -- There are no specific proposals to boost the tyre and rubber industry in the Interim Budget 2019 presented by Union Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in the Lok Sabha. On the other hand,... Read More

GRI's specialty tyre plant celebrates first anniversary

MUMBAI, Feb. 6 -- Global Rubber Industries Pvt Ltd (GRI) celebrated the first anniversary of its world class specialty tyre manufacturing facility in Sri Lanka on January 25, 2019. GRI's factory compr... Read More

VMI opens new Service Center in Thailand

MUMBAI, Feb. 6 -- The latest VMI Service Center located in Chon Buri Province, Thailand, was officially opened by Riaan Diener, VP of VMI Global Services, and Aart van der Pol, Regional Manager Custom... Read More

Goodyear's SoundComfort tyre voted Product of the Year 2019

MUMBAI, Feb. 5 -- Goodyear's SoundComfort technology has been voted Product of the Year 2019 in a consumer research survey conducted by Nielsen in Belgium and the Netherlands, the largest survey of it... Read More

Surender Singh Kandhari honoured with Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award 2019

MUMBAI, Feb. 5 -- Surender Singh Kandhari, Chairman of Gurudwara Guru Nanak Darbar Dubai Sikh Temple and Chairman of Al Dobowi Group, was honoured with the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award 2019, the hig... Read More

Apollo posts 16% rise in Q3 2018 sales

INDIA, Feb. 5 -- Apollo Tyres Ltd posted 16% rise in sales to Rs46.55 billion for the third quarter of 2018 (October to December), as against Rs40.16 billion in the year-ago quarter. Net profit closed... Read More