IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Plastics :: Synthetic rubber

Rosneft, Pirelli sign deal for rubber R&D partnership in Armenia

4:37 AM MST | December 30, 2013 | Francinia Protti-Alvarez

Rosneft (Moscow), Oil Techno (Yerevan, Armenia), and tire manufacturer Pirelli have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for joint R&D related to synthetic rubber, in particular styrene butadiene rubber (SBR), in Armenia, Pirelli has announced. SBR is used in the production of green tires that improve fuel efficiency and enhance grip in wet and dry conditions. Rosneft expressed an interest earlier this year in pursuing a partnership with an SBR player in Armenia. “The realization of the project will promote the revitalization of the rubber...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa