“Being the most recent entrant in the ag radial market segment, we expected tough resistance,” said Srivastava. “But we’ve been surprised by the number of customers who are willing to try out our tires."
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New Website Promotes CEAT Ag Tires

The new CEAT Specialty Tires Inc. website is up and running. The website prioritizes SEO (search engine optimization) and ease-of-use.

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Toyo's Overall 1H 2019 Results Are Mixed

Sales were down in the first half, but Toyo Tire Corp. managed to increase its income-to-sales ratio with help from a 6.4% increase in profit attributable to owners of the parent company.

The Alliance Agriflex+ 372 VF CFO is rated for loads as high as 26,370 pounds when used in cyclic conditions.
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Alliance Agriflex Tire Carries 186% of the Load of a Regular Radial

Alliance Tire Group is working to reduce soil compaction by every piece of equipment on the farm. The Alliance Agriflex+ 372 VF CFO tire extends that technology to grain carts, as well as Class V, VI and VII harvesters. The tire is rated to carry 186% of the load of a comparably sized standard radial tire when operating at harvest speeds of under 10 mph.

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Bridgestone OTR Tire Plant Is Recognized for Safety

Bridgestone Americas Inc.'s off-the-road (OTR) tire plant in Bloomington, Ill., has been recertified for continued participation in the Illinois Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Voluntary Protection Program as a Star participant.

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USTMA Improves Its Outlook for 2019

The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) has made big revisions to its outlook on tire shipments for 2019. Most notable is a projection that replacement passenger tire shipments will increase by 5.8 million units for the year.

Following the groundbreaking of GRI's mixing plant, the first brick was laid.
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GRI Breaks Ground on Mixing Plant

When its new mixing plant is completed, GRI will be able to produce more agricultural and specialty tires at its plant in Sri Lanka.

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