Breadcrumb Home War in Ukraine War in Ukraine European tire sales up, but war could impact second half of 2022 The European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers Association's latest figures indicate strong replacement tire sales, but fallout from Russia's war on Ukraine could change that moving forward. War in Ukraine Michelin to end tire production in Russia, transfer operations Michelin has become the second tire maker to announce it would end tire production in Russia as a result of the war in Ukraine. War in Ukraine Nokian poised to immediately exit Russia Nokian, best known for its winter tires, has decided to cease all operations in Russia—one of its biggest markets—citing the country's ongoing war on Ukraine. War in Ukraine China's carbon black exports see exponential increase due to Ukraine war European imports of Chinese carbon black has increased from 400 metric tons in January to more than 11,000 metric tons in March, according to data fro thhe Global Trade Atlas. War in Ukraine Rehau to sell its Russian operations "The development of the past weeks has made further decisions unavoidable," Rehau officials said in announcing the sale. War in Ukraine Tatneft to divest Russian tire operations Tatneft is narrowing its focus on "key projects" with the divestment of its Russian tire operations. War in Ukraine Leoni says Ukraine output of wire harnesses nearly at pre-war levels The German auto supplier was forced to halt production of the wire harnesses at two factories in western Ukraine after Russia invaded the country. War in Ukraine Pirelli to replace Russian production losses Faced with international sanctions on products manufactured in Russia, Pirelli plans to use alternative factories to produce tires for European markets. War in Ukraine U.K. bans export of rubber goods to Russia, Belarus The United Kingdom is banning the export of rubber goods to Russia and Belarus as part of a new package of sanctions in response to the invasion of Ukraine. War in Ukraine Titan halts investments in Russian factory Titan International has halted investment in its Russian operations due to the ongoing war in Ukraine and global sanctions on Moscow. Load More SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTERS Daily Newsmail Breaking News Rubber in Automotive Silicone News Latex News Most Read Stories Data Store K Show News RN Events RN Webinars and Livestreams EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please verify captcha. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.