RMA: Replacement Tire Market Outshines OE in 2016

The final 2016 forecast by the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) of U.S. tire shipments shows a slight overall increase for the year. And the news is better for the replacement market than for original equipment tire orders.


RMA Releases Online Tire Recall Search Tool for Consumers

The Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA) has launched an online search tool that gives consumers a new resource to help determine whether a tire is subject to a recall. The tire recall search tool covers the RMA’s member companies' tire recalls since 2000.


Passenger Tire Shipments Are Up, and Down

There's good news and bad news when it comes to the latest 2015 tire shipment projections from the Rubber Manufacturers Association (RMA.) Here's some good news: Replacement passenger tire shipments are expected to exceed what the RMA predicted a year ago.

The RMA is delivering good news to commercial tire dealers, as it expects replacement truck tire shipments for 2015 to be 3% higher than 2014.

RMA: 2015 Truck Tire Shipments Are Tops

U.S. tire shipments are projected to eclipse 312 million units in 2015, with medium and heavy truck tires leading the way for both the original equipment and replacement tire markets.

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