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Income and Sales Are Up for Bridgestone Through 3 Quarters

Bridgestone Corp. posted net income of 197.8 billion yen on net sales of 2.6 trillion yen for the first three quarters of its fiscal year ended Sept. 20, 2017. That compares to income of 183 billion yen on sales of 2.4 trillion yen for the same period in fiscal 2018.

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Bridgestone's net income jumped 48% in 2014

Bridgestone Corp. beat its own projections for 2014 as net income increased more than 48% to 300.5 billion yen on net sales of more than 3.6 trillion yen for fiscal year 2014. That compares to net income of 202 billion yen and net sales of more than 3.5 trillion yen in 2013.

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Bridgestone earns nearly $1.4 billion in first half

Bridgestone Corp. reported net income of 142 billion yen on net sales of 1.7 trillion yen for the first half ended June 30, 2014. That compares to income of 117 billion yen on sales of nearly 1.7 trillion yen for the same period last year.

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Bridgestone Corp. admits to fixing anti-vibration rubber part prices

Tokyo-based Bridgestone Corp. has agreed to plead guilty and to pay a $425 million criminal fine for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices of automotive anti-vibration rubber parts installed in cars sold in the United States and elsewhere, according to the Department of Justice.

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Bridgestone earns $1.2 billion through 6 months

Bridgestone Corp. posted net income of 117 billion yen on net sales of 1.7 trillion yen for the first half ended June 30, 2013. That compares to income of 75.2 billion yen on sales of nearly 1.5 trillion yen for the same period last year.

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Bridgestone will increase output at Tenn. plant

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations (BATO) will invest $36.6 million in its Warren County, Tenn., plant to increase production capacity by an additional 900 truck and bus tires per day. The expansion is expected to be complete in the first quarter of 2013 and is projected to create 50 new jobs.

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Bridgestone to invest $1.2 billion in S.C.

Bridgestone Americas Inc. will construct a new 1.5 million-square-foot off-road radial (ORR) tire manufacturing facility on a greenfield site in Aiken County, S.C. The tire maker will also add a 474,000-square-foot expansion of its existing Aiken passenger and light truck tire plant.

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