Classification: RUBBER & TIRE
Chinese tire brands expanding in Africa [2016-08-01]

JOHANNESBURG – The rapid growth of middle class in African countries has pushed up demand for automobiles and tires.

Most tire manufacturers will not survive 2016 [2016-02-29]

In a recent survey conducted by regarding the wellbeing of domestic tire manufacturers, nearly two-thirds of the respondents believe that most tire manufacturers will not survive 2016, according to results released on February 2.

Chinese tire makers target Asian, African & Middle Eastern markets [2015-10-18]

  By Satnam Singh, CBU/CAR India Correspondent CHENNAI -- Chinese tire producers are diverting shipments to other overseas markets after US Commerce Department imposed anti-dumping duty on tires made in China.

China on course to enforce tire labels [2013-07-02]

Wayne Xing China is on course to draft voluntary tire standards and labels which are expected to lead to state-level compulsory standards for the tire industry, according to a report by the 21 Shiji Jingji Baodao, or 21st Century Business Herald.

China's tire industry: opportunities and challenges [2012-03-02]

– by Cai Weimin 2011 was a tough year for China’s tire industry, as the global economy slowed, the export environment became more complex, and raw material prices and costs continued to rise.

Cooper Zeon RS3-A ranks 1st in all-season UHP tire ratings [2011-08-05]

NEW YORK – The Zeon RS3-A, newly released by the world’s leading tire manufacturer Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (Cooper Tires), is rated at the top of the all-season ultra-high-performance (UHP) tire category by the U.S. Consumer Reports in its August issue, according to the company’

China: Toyo Tire to acquire 75 percent of Shandong Silverstone [2011-04-13]

Toyo Tire & Rubber has announced that it is to acquire a 75 percent equity interest in the China-based tire manufacturer Shandong Silverstone Luhe Rubber & Tire (SSLRT).

Goodyear aims to have 1,200 stores in China by yearend [2011-04-11]

SHANGHAI – The United States-based Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. said recently that it plans to open 400 more stores in China this year, according to a report in China Daily.

Higher prices and declining exports hurt profitability of Chinese tire makers [2010-09-08]

Chinese tire manufacturers are marking up their prices, responding to price increases over the past few months for both raw materials and U.S.-made tires. However, higher prices, along with over-production and declining exports are hurting the profitability of tire makers in China, according to local media reports.

Triangle-Chery tire project signed [2010-08-25]

WUHU, Anhui - Chinese tire manufacturer Triangle Group Co., Ltd (Triangle) signed a contract with Chinese automaker Chery Automobile Co., Ltd (Chery) recently, to provide tires to medium and high level sedans for Chery, according to company news release.