ZC Rubber’s 5G digital factory gears up to meet robust PCR tyres demand

 ZC Rubber's 5G digital factory gears up to meet robust PCR tyres demandZC Rubber (Zhongce Rubber Group Co, Ltd) has inaugurated the first PCR tyre produced at its newly built high-performance radial tyre green 5G digital factory in Qiantang District, Hangzhou. The ceremony was attended by Shen Jinrong, Chairman of ZC Rubber, and the company’s top management.

According to market research, by the end of 2022, China had 319 million cars, setting the stage for a huge market for PCR tyres. By 2024, China is projected to see 31 million new car sales, a 3% increase, with 11.5 million of those being EVs (a 20% growth). ZC Rubber’s 5G factory is gearing up to meet this escalating demand for PCR tyres in both local and global markets.

Upgraded to “Future Factory v2.0”, the new 5G digital factory fully utilises digital technology and is dedicated to producing premium tyre products, including the flagship series, EV tyres, OE tyres for both domestic and international markets.

According to ZC Rubber, the construction and operation of this new 5G factory are expected to further solidify its position in the market and enhance its brand presence, supporting its globalisation efforts. Adding that it aims to enhance product competitiveness, safety, and added value, leading the company towards becoming a world-leading tire company with higher standards.

The launch of the 5G digital factory marks a new opportunity and starting point for ZC Rubber. As the largest tyre manufacturer in China and a Top 9 global tire company, ZC Rubber aims to continue pursuing high-quality development and drive all-around digital transformation and upgrade in the tire industry.