Apollo Tyres introduces EnduMaxx brand of light truck tyres for the Indian market

These tyres are for the growing pick-up vehicle segment in India Catering to the growing demand for the pick-up trucks in India, leading tyre major, Apollo Tyres today introduced Endumaxx brand of tyres for this segment of vehicles. As per company estimates, the light truck radial category has a potential of 1,12,000 tyres per month […]

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Continuation of Underground Mining and Agricultural Tyre production at the Port Elizabeth Plant

Underground Mining Tyre & Agricultural Tyre operations at the Port Elizabeth plant to discontinue 189(A) process initiated with approximately 170 affected employees Continentals Passenger Light Truck (PLT) production will continue Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA) has announced the discontinuation of the production of underground mining & agricultural tyres in South Africa.  This decision affects approximately […]

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Michelin to double Chennai plant capacity by 2018

French tyre major Michelin has inaugurated a new state of the art production line for the MICHELIN X® Guard™ range of tyres in its Chennai plant. The new production line will help double the current capacity of the plant by 2018.  While inaugurating the new production line, Jean-Dominique Senard, Chief Executive Officer of Michelin Group said: “India […]

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Bridgestone to invest $304 m in Pune & Indore facilities

Bridgestone India has announced that it will invest $304.3 million in expanding two production facilities based at Chaken (Pune, Maharashtra) and Kheda (Indore, Madhya Pradesh). The investment will be made in a phased manner over the next five years beginning from ongoing calendar.   “This investment affirms our commitment to expand Bridgestone’s footprint in India, which is one of […]

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