sumitomo rubber

Sumitomo Rubber to Launch New Tire Featuring Highest Labelling Rating

Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. (TYO:5110) will from Nov. 1 commence sales of its flagship fuel-efficient Enasave NextII tire. The tire has achieved the highest rating of “AAA-a” under Japan’s tire labelling system and features substantially improved wear resistance. It will be the first to deploy the company’s new materials development technology “Advanced 4D Nano Design.” Advanced 4D Nano Design allows for...

Please subscribe to read the full story.

[lwa template="modal" register="0"]Subscribe Free Trial

Continue Reading

Sumitomo Rubber Thai Subsidiary Celebrates 10 Years in Operation

Sumitomo Rubber (Thailand) Co. Ltd. (SRT), a tire manufacturing and marketing subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. (TYO: 5110), held a ceremony recently to mark 10 years in operation. In addition to holding a Buddhist ceremony within the factory, SRT held a ceremonial party, playing host to a guest list of 300 people, including the local governor and members from...

Please subscribe to read the full story.

[lwa template="modal" register="0"]Subscribe Free Trial

Continue Reading

Sumitomo Rubber Offers Outlook on Retread Tire Business in Japan

Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd.’s (TYO:5110) retread tire business in Japan is influenced by an environment in which demand for new tires remains sluggish due to a slump in the tire distribution industry. Going forward, retread tires are expected to see firm market conditions because of their cost performance and reduced environmental impact. Stable tire casings of good quality can still...

Please subscribe to read the full story.

[lwa template="modal" register="0"]Subscribe Free Trial

Continue Reading

Sumitomo Rubber Holds Truck and Bus Tire Work Contest

Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. (TYO:5110) has recently held a contest concerning the operation of truck and bus tires at the Tire Land Sendai-East shop in Sendai, belonging to its subsidary Dunlop Tire Tohoku K.K. The contest was started in 2010 to improve worker motivation and skill levels, and to ensure safety and rigorousness of efficient work. Held this year for...

Please subscribe to read the full story.

[lwa template="modal" register="0"]Subscribe Free Trial

Continue Reading

Dunlop Releases Special Good Luck Golf Balls to Commemorate Year of the Rooster

According to the Chinese zodiac, 2017 will be the year of the rooster. To celebrate, Dunlop Sports Co. Ltd. (TYO:7825), a maker of golf and tennis equipment in the Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. (TYO:5110) group of companies, is releasing a limited edition golf ball. The XXIO 2017 Eto Ball, a special version of the XXIO Premium line of golf balls,...

Please subscribe to read the full story.

[lwa template="modal" register="0"]Subscribe Free Trial

Continue Reading

New Rubber Bearings for Bridges Feature 5,000 Times Higher Ozone Resistance Than Conventional Bearings

Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. (TYO:5110) has developed a bridge-purposed ultra durability rubber bearing in collaboration with Central-Nexco Technical Marketing Co. Ltd. and Denka Co. Ltd. (TYO:4061). The new rubber bearing achieves a high degree of ozone resistance, employing a chloroprene rubber (CR) composition to make it 5,000 times more resistant than conventional natural rubber compounds. While Sumitomo Rubber is already...

Please subscribe to read the full story.

[lwa template="modal" register="0"]Subscribe Free Trial

Continue Reading

Send this to a friend