TITLE

GPX invest $20 million in China factory

AUTHOR(S)
McCarron, Kathy
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;9/3/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that GPX International Tire Corp. has invested about $20 million so far to improve and upgrade the tire plant it bought in Hebei Sheng, China, in 2006. According to Robert Sherkin, chief executive officer (CEO) of GPX, the company eventually may add radial capacity at the plant. It is informed that the plant, which has been renamed Hebei Starbright Co. Ltd., produces bias tires for truck, small specialty, agriculture and specialty off-the-road applications.
ACCESSION #
27194841

 

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