Chinese tire manufacturers take center stage
What happened at the North American Tire & Retread Expo? Organizer Gus Lima called it a buying and selling show, and exhibitors were wheeling and dealing. They were also talking a lot about truck tire pricing.
A number of Chinese tire manufacturers were exhibiting at the Expo, but the highlight may have been a visit by Indy Racing League driver Helio Castroneves, who autographed posters for everyone who wanted one. He also was giving away autographed books and toy race cars.
To find out more, read Modern Tire Dealer Bob Ulrich's latest blog, "Truck tire pricing is a hot topic in New Orleans." And let us know what you think by leaving a comment!