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Trelleborg has gone a step further to meet the growing demands of farmers looking to increase reliability and productivity in their ground spreading operations, thanks to the latest launch of its newest steel-belted tyre, the MPT100.


The AEA (Agricultural Engineers Association) has published the monthly registration figures for agricultural machinery in the UK for August.

Last week our offices here in the UK were closed for a family vacation. At the start of the week Queen Elizabeth II was our monarch and Boris Johnson was the Prime Minister. When we returned, we had King Charles III and Liz Truss. It serves as a timely reminder how things can change in the twinkling of an eye, something we all might wish to reflect on when we analyse how our world has been transformed in the last ten years or so.

Continental launches innovative LD Master L5 tyre-​ Offering a smooth ride and long service life despite heavy loads and abrasive surfaces; the new LD-​Master L5 Traction radial tyre is ready for demanding conditions and is also fitted with tyre sensors ex-​factory.

The Spanish vehicle registrations for August showed an upwards tick, but expectations are for a continuation of a depressed market.

The SMMT reports that the UK van market continued its decline in August.

When Continental was seeking a UK-based customer to trial its new ContiConnect 2.0 platform, bulk haulage firm, G.Webb proved to be the perfect fit.

Pneumatics expert PCL has appointed Lee Wright as Managing Director to lead the company’s move towards a more market-driven approach.

Staffordshire-based technology firm Wheely-Safe has made four new appointments to its growing staff.

According to the data obtained by the National Association of Tyre Distributors and Importers (ADINE imports of truck tyres grew by 41.8% in the first six months of the year, with a total of 255,050 imported units, with imports from Thailand standing out especially with an increase of 92%.

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