Category: Industry News

Nokian launches new winter contracting tyre

This spring, Nokian Heavy Tyres, the specialist in most demanding environments, is introducing a new winter contracting tyre for winter road maintenance and snow clearing. Nokian Hakkapeliitta TRI introduces totally new technologies and user benefits to the market of winter…

MRF launches new aircraft tyres

After consolidating its presence in the automobile industry, MRF is now rolling out tyres for Indian Air Force Sukhoi-30 range of aircraft. MRF Chairman and Managing Director K M Mammen, Air Vice Marshal J K Singh and Aero Director General…

CEAT rolls out new tyre range

CEAT Tyres has announced its entry in the luxury tyre segment with the launch of its first ever luxury tyre Czar which will be used in the premium SUVs. The tyre provides better traction and superior grip courtesy of panther…

TBC increased Hifly tyre range

TBC Wholesale is expanding its Hifly consumer tire program with the addition of 14 sizes to the AT601 All-Terrain line and size LT215/85R16 to the HT601 Highway All-Season line. Twelve metric sizes in rim diameters ranging from 15 inches to…

Bridgestone tied-up with Bandag and Bulldog

Bridgestone has been making moves to strengthen its position in the European bus and truck tyre segment through strategic retreading acquisitions for almost a decade now. Its targeted buyout of Bulldog Remoulds based in Lincolnshire in 2005 was one such…

Kedah decided to build Rubber City

Kedah government is committed to realise the Rubber City project in Padang Terap elevate the livelihood of rubber tappers in the state. State Women Development, Community Welfare, Agriculture and Agro-based and Entrepreneur Development committee chairman Datuk Suraya Yaacob said Menteri…

Weak tyre demand laments Nokian

Nokian Tyres plc will release its first-quarter 2014 financial results on May 7, 2014. Of note: The results in Russia will be less than the company forecasted. “Due to a weaker forecast for the economy in Russia and CIS (the…