Production capacity at Nexen's new plant is 3 million tires annually.
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Nexen Officials Prepare for Grand Opening of Czech Plant

Nexen Tire Corp.'s new tire plant in Europe is getting ready for its close-up. On Aug. 28, 2019, the manufacturing facility in Zatec, Czech Republic, will hold its grand opening as part of the company's "The New Wave for the Future" ceremony.

The OTR tire factory in Bloomington, Ill., produces .29 OTR tirs a day, according to Modern Tire Dealer's Facts Issue.
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Bridgestone Expands OTR Tire Production in U.S.

Bridgestone Americas Inc. will spend $12 million to expand production at its Bloomington, Ill., off-the-road tire plant. The expansion means for the first time the company's 29-, 33- and 35-inch OTR tires will be made outside of Japan. 

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Nokian Is Adding Capacity for Passenger Tires

Nokian Tyres plc is increasing production capacity for passenger car tires at its factory in Nokia, Finland, by approximately 30%. The tire maker will hire 80 new employees and run nine additional shifts each week.  

Han-Jun Kim, left, president of Hankook Tire Europe, and Péter Szijjártó, minister of foreign affairs and trade in Hungary, celebrate Hankook's plant expansion.
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Hankook Will Build Truck Tires in Hungary

Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. wants to build its medium, heavy truck and bus tire business across the globe, and the company is planning to add commercial truck tire production lines to its factory in Hungary.

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