Kumho breaks ground on two major facilities

Davis, Bruce
June 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;6/2/2008, Vol. 37 Issue 22, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the groundbreaking of a $165 million tire plant in Macon, Georgia and a $67 million research and development (R&D) center in South Korea by Kumho Tire Co. Ltd. Kumho and Georgia government officials gathered at a site in Bibb County, Georgia to break ground on a 5.7 million-square-foot tire plant designed with an initial capacity of 2.1 million passenger tires. Moreover, Kumho's R&D center in South Korea will serve as a coordinating hub for Kumho's research activities.


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