November 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;11/17/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p3
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the rubber industry. Seoul, South Korea-based Kumho Tire Co. Ltd. has delayed the construction of its first U.S. tire plant due to the declining global economy. Osaka, Japan-based Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. has set up a sales subsidiary known as Toyo Tire Rus LLC in Moscow, Russia, to deal with the rapidly growing Russian market. California-based Kumho Tire Co. Ltd. has started up its fourth tire plant in China.


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