Retail

Kumho announces price increase

Order Reprints

Kumho Tire USA Inc. is raising its passenger and light truck tire prices 4% and its medium truck tire prices 3% on March 1 next year.

"Increasing costs" make the price hikes necessary, according to a Kumho official.

Other tiremakers that have raised prices within the past two weeks include Bridgestone/Firestone Americas Holding Inc., Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. and Michelin North America Inc.

Related Articles

Accuride announces net gain in 1Q

Sales Makers or Order Takers? How to Determine 'Who’s Who' on Your Team

Mergers, E-commerce and More: Chip Wood’s Take on Five Hot Topics

You must login or register in order to post a comment.