Titan to buy Goodyear farm tire assets in Europe

October 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;10/5/2009, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p33
Trade Publication
The article reports that Quincy, Illinois-based Titan International Inc. has agreed to buy certain farm tire-related assets from Goodyear Dunlop Tires Europe BV, including a plant in Amiens, France. According to Titan, the acquisition is subject to the satisfactory completion by Goodyear of a labor agreement at the Amiens plant. Maurice Taylor Junior, Titan chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) said that they focus on the farm and off-the-road wheel and tire business.


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