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Automotive, Industry Statistics, News

TRAC Winter Tire Report: Winter Tires Prevent Hazardous Road Situations

TRAC Winter Tire Report: Winter Tires Prevent Hazardous Road Situations

TRAC’s 2018 Canadian Consumer Winter Tire Study shows that 80 per cent of winter tire owners believe driving a vehicle equipped with winter tires has saved them from being involved in a potentially hazardous driving situation such as loss of control or a collision. The Study also found that 76 per cent of Canadian […]

December 6, 2018 ×

Automotive, Industry Statistics, News

Winter tires now the fastest growing tire category in Canada

Winter tires now the fastest growing tire category in Canada

Winter tire use is gradually rising, but driver education about safety benefits remains essential to wintertime accident prevention. Four-in-ten drivers outside Quebec still do not own winter tires. Cambridge, November 14, 2017 – Winter tire shipments across Canada have grown at an annualized rate of four per cent over the […]

November 14, 2017 ×

Automotive, Industry Statistics

ETRMA boss: European tire markets facing further weakness

ETRMA boss: European tire markets facing further weakness

London – A second-quarter reversal in European replacement tire markets could set a trend for the months ahead, believes Fazilet Cinaralp, secretary general of the European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers’ Association. Cinaralp was commenting on ETRMA’s latest quarterly figures, which showed significant quarter-on-quarter declines in member companies’ sales – reversing […]

July 19, 2017 ×

Automotive, Industry Statistics, Product News

European tire markets could face further weakness

European tire markets could face further weakness

LONDON—A second quarter reversal in European replacement tire markets could set a trend for the months ahead, according to Fazilet Cinaralp, secretary general of the European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers’ Association. Cinaralp was commenting on ETRMA’s latest quarterly figures, which showed significant quarter-on-quarter declines in member companies’ sales—reversing a positive […]

July 19, 2017 ×

Events, Executive News, Industry Statistics

Tire and Rubber Industry Navigates the New Normal in International Trade

The Tire and Rubber Association of Canada, (TRAC) held its biennial Tire & Rubber Summit on June 19 and 20 in King City, Ont. The precursor of the Summit dates back more than 30 years, and its core value remains constant to this day—bring together C-level executives to reveal latest […]

July 6, 2017 ×

Automotive, Industry Statistics

Major automakers post mixed US June sales figures – Autoblog

Major automakers post mixed US June sales figures – Autoblog

General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV posted declines in US new vehicle sales for June on Monday, while major Japanese automakers reported stronger figures. Once again, demand for pickup trucks and crossovers offset a decline in sedan sales. Automakers’ shares rose as overall industry sales still came in […]

July 5, 2017 ×

Executive News, Industry Statistics, News

Conti raises sales forecast after strong first quarter

Conti raises sales forecast after strong first quarter

HANOVER, Germany—Continental A.G. has raised its sales projections slightly for fiscal 2017 following a strong performance in the quarter ended March 31. Operating earnings increased 9.1 percent to more than $1.2 billion. Net income rose 2.1 percent to nearly $800 million. Sales grew 9.5 percent to $11.7 billion, largely due […]

May 10, 2017 ×

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India Will Be Among Top 5 Tyre-making Nations: ATMA

Indian tyre industry is expected to post robust growth figures over the next few years, spurred by the growing passenger vehicle, scooter and utility vehicle segments of the automotive industry. With already 12 global players churning out 140 lakh units per annum, it has emerged as one of the most […]

May 8, 2017 ×

Executive News, Industry Statistics, News

With Hungary plant, Apollo Tyres eyes 3.5% market share in Europe

With Hungary plant, Apollo Tyres eyes 3.5% market share in Europe

With the Hungary plant going on stream, Apollo Tyres plans to increase its market share to 3.5 per cent in the next two-three years from the current 2.5 per cent in Europe. And, it plans to start supplying to major brands, including Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz. It also said the US […]

April 19, 2017 ×

Automotive, Events, Industry Statistics, News, Tire Stewardship

Atlas Tire Hosts ATU

Atlas Tire Hosts ATU

Atlas Tire Wholesale recently hosted the summer edition of their renowned Atlas Tire University program. Besides hearing about the latest tire technologies and products, guests who attended the event also learned about the most up-to-date online marketing and social media strategies. ATU invited social media expert, Casey Walter from Optimize […]

April 17, 2017 ×