Just as the tire manufacturers have multiple new tire products to meet various demands, their retread arms and independent retreaders can meet those same needs through retreaded tires.
As commercial trucks keep the world moving, commercial tire manufacturers are keeping these vehicles rolling.
TRIB sent out a Microsoft Excel template to help you pull together the relevant business information needed to complete the application.
Snow was a founder of the Tread Rubber & Tire Repair Materials Manufacturers Group (TRMG) and participated in writing the group’s bylaws.
As part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, Congress has approved $350 billion in emergency loans for small businesses and self-employed Americans in businesses with fewer than 500 employees.
Many retread tire manufacturers still cite long-standing quality and safety misconceptions as the retread industry’s biggest hurdle, but recent advancements in manufacturing technology are helping tire dealers and fleet managers understand the benefits of retreads, specifically in the commercial trucking sector.
See TRIB Managing Director David Stevens has to say about the state of retreading today and what to expect in the future.
As a whole, the tire industry remains mixed in its reaction to the most recent round of tariffs imposed on Chinese imports, which includes Chinese tires and tire-related materials.
The Tire Retread and Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) will host its annual membership meeting Oct. 29 during the Global Tire Expo.
There’s price competition from low-quality imported tires, increasing regulatory threats from government agencies and uncertainty about raw materials costs. But there’s still cautious optimism in the retread industry.
The Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau testified at a federal hearing at the U.S. International Trade Commission on tariffs on Chinese tires and retreads and their impacts on the retread community.
The Tire Retread and Repair Information Bureau will exhibit at The Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Texas from Aug. 23-25.