Ag tire market expected to continue upswing

Schertz, William
March 2011
Rubber & Plastics News;3/21/2011, Vol. 40 Issue 17, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports that the U.S. farm tire manufacturers expect growth in 2011. It states that reports show that net farm income will reach 81.6 billion in 2010 which means that the sector will invest in equipment. It mentions that 2010 witnessed increase in demand for tractors, which is also expected in 2011. Bill Haney, sales manager of North America for BKT-Tires (USA) Corp. highlights that the company expects double-digit growth in agriculture sales.


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