2010-02-03 Hankook posts record global, N. Am. sales
|Hankook Tire America Corp. and its South Korean parent Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. bucked the industry sales trend in 2009, and in a good way.|
2009-10-09 Dunlop's 4th Generation Runflat Tires
|"Thermal Control Technology" Enhances Ride Comfort to Be Same as or Better than Standard Tires|
2009-01-22 Yokohama Rubber Plummets After Forecasting Net Loss
Yokohama Rubber Co., Japan’s third- largest tiremaker by market value, plummeted to the lowest in almost five years in Tokyo after it forecast a full-year loss yesterday on a plunge in demand from carmakers and a strong yen.
2008-12-17 Japan 2009 Tyre Output May Fall 5%
Tyre production in Japan is expected to fall 5% next year in terms of rubber usage as the global economic crisis takes its toll on car demand worldwide, Japan's tyremaker industry group said on Wednesday.
2008-10-22 Bridgestone Raises 2012 Ambitions
Bridgestone Corp. has lifted its revenue and profit targets for 2012, stating simultaneously that it hopes to continue the upward trend the year after, too.
2008-10-06 Yokohama Rubber May Delay China Expansion
Yokohama Rubber Co. may delay a planned output expansion in China by a few months, the president of Japan's third-largest tyre maker said, as it braces for a further slowdown in demand and potential supply glut.
2008-09-22 Sumitomo and Japan AE Power Systems have signed the contract to supplying Auto transformers
Sumitomo and Japan AE Power Systems receive order for electric substation equipment from state-owned power company in South Africa (ESKOM).
2008-09-20 Sumitomo to Push Fuel Efficient Line in U.S., Europe
Sumitomo Rubber Industries Ltd. said it would launch fuel-efficient passenger tires in the U.S. and European markets.
2008-09-08 Sumitomo Rubber Buys Tire Plant in Thailand
Sumitomo Rubber Industries Inc, has announced its intention to buy Taiwanese tyremaker Hwa Fong Rubber Co’s Thailand plant for 2.36 billion yen (roughly £12.5 million).