Giti Tire (USA) Ltd. is the 12th and newest member of the U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA).
The USTMA board of directors unanimously approved the company’s membership at its recent meeting.
Tire manufacturers that produce tires in the U.S are eligible for USTMA membership. Giti began tire production at its Richburg, S.C., facility in October 2017. The company’s U.S. headquarters is in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
“We are pleased to have Giti join our organization,” says Anne Forristall Luke, USTMA president and CEO. “Giti’s investment in adding operations in the U.S. is a demonstration of the strength and appeal of this market.”
Giti joins these other USTMA members: Bridgestone Americas Inc., Continental Tire the Americas LLC, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., Hankook Tire America Corp., Kumho Tire U.S.A. Inc., Michelin North America Inc., Pirelli Tire North America, Sumitomo Rubber Industries, Toyo Tire Holdings of Americas Inc. and Yokohama Tire Corp.