TITLE

Retread Industry Update

AUTHOR(S)
Stevens, David
PUB. DATE
August 2016
SOURCE
Tire Review;2016 Supplement, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the challenges and opportunities that confront the tire retreading industry and offers information on the Global Retread Symposium sponsored by the Tire Industry Association (TIA) during Global Tire Expo held in Las Vegas, Nevada in November 2015.
ACCESSION #
119757586

 

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