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Global farm tire market is projected to be worth $7.03 billion by 2026

5/24/2019 - Rowland Heights, CA - The global farm tire market is projected to be worth $7.03 billion by 2026, and the market is expected to showcase a growth of a 4.9 percent CAGR during the forecast period, according to The report analyzes and forecasts the farm tire (tire) market at global and regional levels. The market has been forecast based on volume (unit) and value (U.S. $) from 2018 to 2026. The study includes drivers and restraints of the global market. It covers the impact of these drivers and restraints on the demand during the forecast period. The report also highlights opportunities in the market at a global level. The study provides a decisive view of the market by segmenting it in terms of form and application. The segment has been analyzed based on present and future trends. Regional segmentation ...
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Kentucky issues grants for recycled rubber tires to repave roadways

5/24/2019 - Frankfurt, KY - Kentucky's Division of Waste Management is giving grants to five counties to used recycled rubber tires to repave roadways. The $502,000 in grant funding will be used for rubber-modified asphalt projects that use crumb rubber manufactured from waste tires. The grants were announced by the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet, which oversees the waste management division. Cabinet Secretary Charles Snavely says the grant program is valuable because it promotes the use of recycled rubber from discarded tires. The counties of Clark, Fayette, Hardin, Hopkins and Pulaski received the grants. The state's Waste Tire Trust Fund collects a $2 fee from the sale of each new tire in the state. The funding helps manage millions of scrap tires discarded each year and develops markets for recycled tire products....
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Yokohama chosen as original equipment tire for Toyota’s new RAV4 Crossover SUV

5/24/2019 - Tokyo, Japan - Yokohama Tire announce its Avid GT passenger car tire was chosen as the original equipment tire for Toyota’s new RAV4 Crossover SUV. The new model was first launched in North America in 2018 and has since been introduced in Japan, South Korea, Europe and other markets. The new RAV4 is coming equipped with 235/55R19 101V size tires. The Avid GT was developed by applying the basic design and material technologies featured in Yokohama’s “environmentally, human and socially friendly” BluEarth global tire brand to the Avid passenger car tire previously sold in the North American market. Developed to deliver a safe ride during a sudden snowfall, the “Avid GT” bears the “M+S” (mud + snow) marking on its sidewall. In addition, the tire enhances the vehicle’s fuel efficiency while also providing superior drivability and safety....
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Arburg expands in Thailand

5/24/2019 - Lossburg, Germany - On May 17, Andrea Carta, Arburg director of overseas sales, together with Ratree Boonsay, managing director Arburg Thailand and Dr. Alexander Raubold, counselor economic and commercial affairs of the German embassy in Bangkok, officially opened the new premises in Samutprakarn, Thailand. To mark the occasion, the subsidiary led by Ratree Boonsay hosted an open house event. Around 60 customers attended the event. On May 10, a traditional blessing ceremony with nine Buddhist monks had already taken place, intended to bring luck to Arburg Thailand and its employees. "We are very proud to have the largest Arburg showroom in Southeast Asia because of the new premises. This enables us to offer our customers in Thailand optimum support and even better service," said Ratree Boonsay, who has successfully managed the subsidiary ...
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Global hydrogel market forecast with a CAGR of 9 percent through 2024

5/24/2019 - New York, NY - The global hydrogels market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.04 percent through 2024, according to Market Research Engine. The global hydrogels market is segregated on the basis of application as wound care, drug delivery, contact lenses, personal care, agriculture and others. Based on composition type, the global hydrogels market is segmented in polyacrylamide, silicone, polyacrylate and others. The report also bifurcates global hydrogels market based on raw material type in synthetic, natural and hybrid. The global hydrogels market report provides geographic analysis covering regions such as North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Rest of World. The hydrogels market for each region is further segmented for major countries including U.S., Canada, Germany, U.K., France, Italy, China, India, Japan, Brazil, South Africa an...
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Global silicone gel market forecast with a CAGR of 8.4% through 2024

5/23/2019 - Pune, India - Global Silicone Gel Market report is the best source that gives CAGR 8.4 % values with variations during the forecast to 2024 for the market according to Data Bridge Market Research. The study encompasses market drivers and restraints by using SWOT analysis, along with their impact on the demand over the forecast period. Global Silicone Gel Market report endows with a profound overview of product specification, product type, production analysis, and technology by taking into consideration the major factors such as revenue, cost, and gross margin. The report has been prepared based on the market type, size of the organization, availability on-premises and the end-users’ organization type. This Global Silicone Gel Market report estimates the existing state of the market, market size and market share, revenue generated from th... (read more)

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