Auto Care Association Joins Letter Opposing Tariffs Against China
The Auto Care Association has joined 44 other trade associations this week representing a range of companies in signing a letter urging the Trump administration to not impose tariffs on U.S. imports from China.
Used-Tire Dealers Protest Higher Customs Fees in Azerbaijan
This week, used tire dealers and wheel suppliers rallied in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, to protest against increased customs fees for imported used tires.
China Reacts to Duties Ruling
The Chinese tire industry has voiced its concerns regarding the Commerce Department’s recent ruling – a 15.69% preliminary countervailing duties on consumer tires produced in China and exported to the U.S. According to China Daily Information Co., the China Rubber Industry Association is urging the U.S. government to take measures against the anti-dumping and countervailing
Goodyear Comments Offer Clue to How Tiremakers See Tariff Threat
There have been no real public comments made by major tire players with regards to the USW petition for higher tariffs on imported China-made consumer tires, so it’s been hard to gauge attitudes and plans among tiremakers. But in yesterday’s investor earnings call, Goodyear chairman and CEO Rick Kramer and executive vice president and CFO