Bridgestone To Expand Tire Production in Japan

Bridgestone To Expand Tire Production in Japan

Bridgestone announced that it will expand the production capacity of premium tires for passenger cars in certain Japan-based production plants. An investment worth more than eight billion JPY (almost $70 million), the production capacity expansion is projected to result in an increase of approximately 6,200 tires per day by 2025 (more than 10% of their current capacity), according to Bridgestone.

This announcement comes on the heels of the company’s Mid-Term Business Plan, in which Bridgestone says its focus is on reinforcing its “premium production.”

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