TITLE

Goodyear cuts back

AUTHOR(S)
McNulty, Mike
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;2/9/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 14, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the business strategy of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. to deal with the current global economic downturn. The company plans to close its rubber mixing plant in Virginia and shift the site's production to its factory in New York. It also plans to cut tire production at undisclosed plants in Asia and Latin America and curtail commercial and consumer tire manufacturing at its North American facilities for at least the next several months due to weak demands.
ACCESSION #
36800805

 

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