USTMA Hires New VP of Public Affairs

Kimberly Kleine has joined the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) as vice president of public affairs. She will be in charge of developing and overseeing all of USTMA’s public affairs strategies and programs.  


USTMA Projects 1.7 Million More Replacement Tire Shipments in 2018

The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) is projecting a slight increase in U.S. tire shipments in 2018, with improvements in both original equipment and replacement tires. Replacement passenger tire shipments are expected to increase by nearly 1 million units.


U.S. Tire Makers Ask President Trump to Reconsider Steel Tariff

Leaders of 10 tire makers with production facilities in the U.S. have sent a letter to President Donald Trump asking him to rethink the 25% tariff on imported steel, saying the measure would have a significant and negative impact on their business.  


All Truck Tire Shipments Will Be Way Up -- USTMA

While replacement light truck tire shipments are projected to drop 2% this year, LT original equipment shipments are expected to be way up -- 9.9%, according to the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA).


Hankook Joins Ranks of the USTMA

Tire production has begun at Hankook Tire America Corp.'s first manufacturing site in the U.S., giving the company the green light to join the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA).  


USTMA Urges Trump to Name NHTSA Leader

U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) CEO  and President Anne Forristall Luke wrote to President Donald Trump and asked him to nominate an administrator for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).  

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