Raw material costs push earnings down

February 2001
Tire Business;2/26/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 23, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on the problems of tire makers on raw material costs in the U.S. Losses incurred by Goodyear Tire & Rubber CO. due to rationalization charges taken to cover workforce reductions and plant closings; Factors pulled down the net income of Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.; Impact of soft automotive aftermarket on the earnings of Myers Industries Inc.


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