The latest vote of Kumho Tire Georgia Inc. workers at the company’s plant in Macon, Ga., is even closer than the first. The margin is four votes, and there are 13 outstanding ballots hanging in limbo.
About 2,500 union employees who work in BFGoodrich plants for Michelin North America Inc. have a new, three-year contract. The agreement covers United Steelworkers (USW) members in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and Fort Wayne, Ind.
Workers inside the Kumho Tire Georgia Inc. plant in Macon, Ga., are entitled to a new union vote after an administrative law judge determined the company violated employees' rights during its first union election in October 2017.
The four-year labor agreement between the United Steelworkers (USW) and Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.'s Clarksdale, Miss., bladder and mixing facility is tentative no more.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. and United Steelworkers (USW) Local 752L in Texarkana, Ark., have reached a tentative agreement on a new four-year labor contract.
The last chapter on whether or not truck and bus tires imported from China have negatively impacted domestic tire manufacturers -- and retreaders -- has not been written.
Attorneys for the United Steelworkers (USW) have laid out their case with the ways they believe the International Trade Commission (ITC) erred in February when it didn’t order tariffs on truck and bus tires from China.
United Steelworkers (USW) members working at Titan International Inc. plants in Des Moines, Iowa, Freeport, Ill. and Bryan, Ohio have ratified a new five-year contract.
Titan International Inc. has reached tentative agreements with the United Steelworkers (USW) unions representing its plants in Des Moines, Iowa; Bryan, Ohio; and Freeport, Ill. Votes are expected in the coming weeks.
The decision by the International Trade Commission (ITC), by a vote of 3-2, not to impose tariffs on truck and bus tires manufactured in China and imported into the U.S. is being appealed.
The leader of the United Steelworkers union says the International Trade Commission has made "a huge mistake" in not imposing tariffs on truck and bus tires from China. And based on early feedback from Modern Tire Dealer readers, tire dealers and particularly retreaders agree.
The United Steelworkers (USW) union is celebrating the Department of Commerce's decision to impose tariffs on truck and bus tires imported from China, and says those imports are threatening jobs at tire plants across the U.S.
The United Steelworkers (USW) union is praising the U.S. Department of Commerce's (DOC) preliminary anti-dumping (AD) determination of tariffs of at least 20% on truck and bus tire imports from China.