2008 puts industry to the test... again

December 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;12/15/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p10
Trade Publication
The article presents information on various developments related to the rubber industry. The global marine hose price-fixing scandal led to an indictment against Uwe Bangert, former managing director of Phoenix AG. Suppliers of automotive components felt the pinch as vehicle sales plummeted in the U.S. Rubber product manufacturers struggled against skyrocketing supplier prices and allocations.


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