Nokian Tyres plc has joined the The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) as the organization’s 13th member.
According to the USTMA, Nokian and its other members represent 85% of the United States tire manufacturing industry and, in total, are responsible for more than 737,000 jobs in the United States.
“USTMA is very pleased to welcome Nokian Tyres to our membership,” says Anne Forristall Luke, USTMA president and CEO. “Nokian Tyres’ investment in the United States is a testament to the continued opportunities for growth and prosperity in the U.S. tire manufacturing industry.”
USTMA members employ nearly 100,000 workers and together operate 58 tire-related manufacturing facilities in 17 states.
Click here to read MTD’s report about Nokian’s new plant in Tennessee.