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Trelleborg unit appealing OTR tire import duties

Trelleborg unit appealing OTR tire import duties

New York — Trelleborg Wheel Systems (Xingtai) Co. Ltd. has followed four other Chinese off-the-road (OTR) tire manufacturers in appealing stiff new antidumping duties from the U.S. department of commerce. Trelleborg filed a complaint with the U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT) May 15, alleging that Commerce’s decisions in its […]

May 18, 2017 ×

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Chinese OTR tire makers appeal import duties

Chinese OTR tire makers appeal import duties

NEW YORK — Four Chinese OTR tire manufacturers have followed through on their promise to appeal the U.S. Department of Commerce’s revamped antidumping and countervailing duties against them for the 2014-15 review period. Read the source article at Tire Business

May 9, 2017 ×

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Titan thanks US government for ‘diligence’ in reviewing tyre subsidies

Titan thanks US government for ‘diligence’ in reviewing tyre subsidies

Titan International has commented on the final results of the US Department of Commerce’s (DOC) review of imported OTR tyres from China in 2014 and 2015, which show the Chinese government increased the level of subsidies it gave tyre makers, enabling their products to continue selling in the US market […]

April 19, 2017 ×

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OTR: Check out the tires BKT unveiled at CONEXPO

OTR: Check out the tires BKT unveiled at CONEXPO

Balkrishna Industries Ltd. (BKT) unveiled new tires in four of their more productive tire lines recently. Three new tires were announced for the ATV/UTV market and are the W207, Bog Max, and Sierra Max. The heavy industry market will see the addition of the Earth Max SR 35. BKT’s Earth […]

April 10, 2017 ×

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Yokohama Tire Names Bruce Besancon As Senior Director Of OTR Sales

Yokohama Tire Names Bruce Besancon As Senior Director Of OTR Sales

Yokohama Tire Corp. (YTC) announced today that veteran tire executive Bruce Besancon has joined the company as senior director of OTR sales. Besancon will report to Jeff Barna, Yokohama’s chief operating officer, and will be responsible for OTR sales. Besancon, who was vice president of marketing at Alliance Tire Americas […]

April 4, 2017 ×

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Yokohama Tire Earns Platinum Supplier Award From Caterpillar

Yokohama Tire Earns Platinum Supplier Award From Caterpillar

For the fifth consecutive year, Yokohama Tire Corp. has earned Caterpillar’s premier supplier award: the Platinum Level Recertification in its Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP). The award went to Yokohama’s factory in Onomichi, Japan, which produces OE and replacement off-the-road (OTR) tires for a wide range of equipment. Read the […]

March 20, 2017 ×

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Continental Continues To Expand Into North American Construction And Aggregate Industry Markets

Continental Continues To Expand Into North American Construction And Aggregate Industry Markets

International technology company Continental is further expanding its industrial-related business. Technologies for construction, aggregate and material handling machines and vehicles will come increasingly into focus, especially in the North American industry markets, says the company. “Digitalization is also one of the trends in the transforming construction world. Precisely in this […]

March 9, 2017 ×

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Michelin Rolls Out Power Digger Compact-Line Tire

Michelin Rolls Out Power Digger Compact-Line Tire

Michelin North America Inc. recently introduced its newest compact-line tire, the Michelin Power Digger, at the ARA Rental Show in Orlando. The bias tire is designed for wheeled excavators with a dual fitment for both original equipment and replacement applications, Michelin said. Read the source article at Tire Review

March 7, 2017 ×

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Bridgestone to Showcase VersaBuilt Tires

New Firestone OTR radial tire line promises dependable performance at an affordable price. Bridgestone has announced it will showcase its new Firestone VersaBuilt tire line for the first time during the 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG Conference in Las Vegas, Nev., March 7-11, 2017. The first full line of off-the-road radial tires from […]

March 3, 2017 ×

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February 27, 2017 Weekly Legislative Update

February 27, 2017 Weekly Legislative Update

At the OTR Conference, during our discussion on tax reform, we went into the “border adjustability” provisions set forth in the House Blueprint Tax Reform package.  As you probably know, these provisions are quite controversial.  Under this proposal, exports would not be subject to corporate tax while imports would be […]

February 28, 2017 ×