Petlas consumer tires are coming to the United States. And Gus Lima is the man responsible.
Due to lack of support, the organizers of the North American Tire & Retread Expo (NATRE) are rethinking the exposition format of the show. As a result, plans to hold the expo in Nashville, as previously announced, have been put on hold.
Maxam Tire Latam LLC showcased the company’s off-the-road, industrial, construction, and agricultural tire lines at the 2016 Expomina show in Lima, Peru.
Tire World of North Carolina LLC is looking to expand its wholesale used tire business. Mick Smith and Martin Gabalda already sell bundles of hundreds of tires in North Carolina, Virginia and Tennessee. It’s only natural their next market would be — Latin America.
More than 2,000 people attended the 2016 Latin American & Caribbean Tyre Expo in Panama City. It was the seventh year of the expo created by Gus Lima, CEO of the Latin Expo Group LLC. Linda Bassitt is president of the event. They called the 2016 event "a resounding success for exhibitors and visitors." In 2017 the event will be held June 14-16, 2017.
The 2016 Latin America and Caribbean Tyre Expo will feature five conferences, covering everything from sustainable transportation to retreading, on July 14 at the Salón Portobello, located on the second floor of the ATLAPA Convention Center in Panama City.
Panama’s importance to global commerce cannot be overstated. It is a free-trade zone to Central and South America, with billions of dollars of products traveling through the Panama Canal every year.
Linda Bassitt, formerly show director for the Latin Expo Group LLC, was promoted to president.
There is a reason David Lee Roth and Van Halen sang about Panama. Tourists visit the Central American country for its warm weather and beaches.
The first North American Tire & Retread Expo was very successful, based on the results from a post-show survey asking both visitors and exhibitors for feedback. Nearly 1,600 people attended the inaugural event, held at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
The first North American Tire & Retread Expo is over. The next one will be held in New Orleans in April, specifically April 20-22, 2016.
What happened at the North American Tire & Retread Expo? Organizer Gus Lima called it a buying and selling show, and exhibitors were wheeling and dealing. They were also talking a lot about truck tire pricing.
Neither rain nor more rain nor.. more rain could dampen the opening of the 2015 North American Tire & Retread Expo in New Orleans on Wednesday, April 15.