TITLE

Michelin to spend $50 million to expand plant

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;4/4/2011, Vol. 40 Issue 18, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Michelin North America Inc. is investing 50 million dollars to upgrade equipment and expand capacity at its BFGoodrich Tire passenger and light truck tire plant in Woodburn, Indiana.
ACCESSION #
60230103

 

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