A Mid-Year Report on Truck Tire Market Share

June 26, 2019

All the numbers for the first six months of the year are not in yet. However, import numbers through the first three months of the year and first-quarter company announcements give us a good idea of what mid-year replacement truck tire market share in the U.S. looks like.

Here are Modern Tire Dealer’s estimates for brand share at the halfway point of 2019.

And before you ask, yes, we took tariffs into consideration.

Medium/Heavy Truck Tire

Brand Share Estimates

(based on 19.9 million units)

Brand 2019
Bridgestone 13.5%
Michelin 13.5%
Goodyear 10.0%
Yokohama 8.5%
Firestone 7.5%
Continental 6.0%
Double Coin 4.0%
Roadmaster 3.5%
Hankook 3.0%
Hercules 2.5%
Sailun 2.5%
BFGoodrich 2.0%
Dynatrac 2.0%
Falken 2.0%
General 2.0%
Toyo 2.0%
Westlake 2.0%
Aeolus 1.5%
Dayton 1.5%
Dynacargo 1.5%
Sumitomo 1.5%
Duraturn 1.0%
Gladiator  1.0%
Kelly 1.0%
RoadOne 1.0%
Samson 1.0%
Others 5.0%
About the Author

Bob Ulrich

Bob Ulrich was named Modern Tire Dealer editor in August 2000 and retired in January 2020. He joined the magazine in 1985 as assistant editor, and had been responsible for gathering statistical information for MTD's "Facts Issue" since 1993. He won numerous awards for editorial and feature writing, including five gold medals from the International Automotive Media Association. Bob earned a B.A. in English literature from Ohio Northern University and has a law degree from the University of Akron.