Kumho opens seventh tire warehouse in the U.S.
The 150,000-square-foot facility will store up to 225,000 tires and support distribution and dealer partners in Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware and eastern New York and Pennsylvania.
"Kumho Tires is committed to meeting the distribution, inventory and sales needs of our dealer partners," says Sae-chul Oh, CEO and president of Kumho's parent company, Kumho Tire Co. "The opening of our 150,000-square-foot facility supports our aggressive growth strategy to become one of the top five global tire makers."
According to the Modern Tire Dealer's 2009 Facts Issue, Kumho is the 11th largest tire manufacturer in the world.
Kumho Tire U.S.A. Troy, Mich.; Grapevine, Texas; New Lennox, Ill.; Groveport, Ohio; and McDonough and Ellenwood, Ga.