05Aug

Rubber Tech China 2019 Reversed the Trend to Achieve “New Highs”

In Shanghai in September, Rubber Tech China 2019 was inaugurated on schedule. As introduced by the sponsor China United Rubber Corporation, although the automobile output and sales continuously fell and the economic development slowed down over the past year, this exhibition realized the gratifying change of two “new highs”: Firstly, the scale of the exhibition achieved a new high among the exhibitions in recent years. 713 exhibitors from over 30 countries and regions fully occupied N1-N4 halls, with the exhibition area reaching 50500m2. The exhibits involved rubber raw materials, rubber chemicals, rubber machinery and equipment and detecting instruments, non-tire rubber products and rubber recycling products and equipment, interaction in relevant…

05Aug

Commerce adjusts countervailing duties on tires made in China

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Department of Commerce has made a slight downward adjustment in the countervailing duty rates on passenger and light truck tires imported from China during the 2016 calendar year. Commerce published the final results of an administrative review of those duties in the April 25 Federal Register. At that time, the agency found a countervailable subsidy rate of 16.37 percent for Cooper (Kunshan) Tire Co. Ltd., 15.75 percent for Qingdao Sentury Tire Co. Ltd. and 16.17 percent for non-selected companies under review. However, on May 6, Cooper filed a petition with Commerce, claiming the agency made a clerical error in how it calculated the benefit to Cooper from the provision…

05Aug

Kerosene cleaning objects and methods

(1) Copper tube, stainless steel tube; (2) Steel pipes that have been pickled before pre-installation and are now free of rust and scale on the inner wall; (3) Pipe joints that were soiled during pre-installation; (4) Remove the pipe and joints to be cleaned, wipe the inside of the pipe with cloth (not to lose wool yarn) dipped in kerosene, clean the ends and joints in kerosene, then coat the pipe with engine oil or fill with grease, two The end is tightly closed for installation; (5) After cleaning, there must be no visually visible contaminants (such as iron filings, fibrous impurities, welding slag, etc.). Pay special attention to the…