TITLE

Bridgestone retains top spot in tire sales

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Bruce
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;9/6/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Bridgestone Corp. remained the world's largest tire maker based on sales in 2009, followed by Michelin Tire Co. for the second straight year. However, Bridgestone's tire-related sales of 20.5 billion declined roughly 18 percent from 2008. New tire manufacturers included in the ranking this year include Chaoyang Long March Tyre Co. Ltd., Beijing Shouchuang Tyre Co. Ltd., and Ralson (India) Ltd.
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55050575

 

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