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Mitas Implements Price Increases Across Two Product Portfolios

Mitas announced price increases for motorcycle, scooter, go kart, trailer and aircraft tires. Increases of up to 10% will be effective from Sept. 1, Mitas says. Price increases may vary across specific products and regions. Mitas says the price increase is a result of the changing market conditions and a rise in the cost of

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Trelleborg Launches New EMR1031 Earthmover Tire

Trelleborg has taken on the challenge to improve earthmoving operations with the release of its newest radial tire, the EMR1031, designed to perform on the most demanding terrain, from sand to rock or extra hard surfaces, the company says. Manufactured using a cut-resistant compound, the tire features a sidewall protector for damage protection and longer

Trelleborg, BKT Display New Tires at Waste Expo 2022

Trelleborg exhibited its tire solutions for sustainable operations in waste management and construction industries, while BKT showcased several heavy-duty tires representing the BKT Earthmax All-Steel radial tire at Waste Expo 2022. According to Trelleborg, attendees at the Trelleborg booth saw an eye-catching neon wheel loader fitted with tires from the EMR Range, made for critical

Trelleborg Wheel Systems to Implement 15% Price Increase

Effective from April 2022, Trelleborg Wheel Systems says it has announced price increases up to 15% on all brands and segments globally. Trelleborg says this price increase is a result of the current market fluctuations and the sharp rise in the cost of raw materials, energy and logistics. Increases will vary by region to reflect

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Trelleborg to Introduce New Ag Tires at Farm Machinery Show

Trelleborg Wheel Systems will present a series of new tires and innovations designed to improve field performance at the National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, Kentucky.

Trelleborg Acquires Tire Distributor Pneus ICM in Canada

Trelleborg has signed an agreement and finalized the acquisition of privately owned Pneus ICM Inc — a specialized industrial tire service provider and distributor in Montreal, Canada.

Trelleborg Official Partner of AGCO Africa Summit

Trelleborg was named the official partner of the 6th AGCO Africa Summit themed “Agribusiness in Africa. Organizing Farmers of the Future.”

Trelleborg Wins SIMA Innovation Award Gold Medal

Trelleborg Wheel Systems was awarded a gold medal at the 2017 SIMA Innovation Awards for its soon-to-launch Variable Inflation Pressure (VIP) system. “To receive the ‘SIMA Innovation Award’ Gold Medal is a tremendous honor for us. It gives us great pride that the agricultural industry recognizes Trelleborg’s long-standing commitment to developing innovative solutions,” said Paolo

Trelleborg Launching Virtual Reality App

Trelleborg is launching a new virtual reality app – “V-Reality” – featuring its agricultural tires during the EIMA 2016 in Bologna, Italy, Nov. 9-13. The app was developed in partnership with tractor manufacturers Massey Ferguson and CLAAS. Featuring 360-degree videos, the app will provide farming professionals with a visual experience that enables them to see

Trelleborg Finalizes CGS Holding Acquisition

Trelleborg has finalized the acquisition of CGS Holding a.s., a deal worth roughly $1.3 billion (SEK 10.9 billion). Headquartered in the Czech Republic, CGS includes the businesses Mitas, Rubena and Savatech. The company generated sales of approximately $674 million (SEK 5.6 billion) in 2015 with an operating margin of 16.5%. Mitas accounts for approximately two-thirds

Trelleborg Expanding in North American with New SC Facility

Trelleborg Wheel Systems Americas inaugurated its first North American manufacturing facility on Jan. 27, and announced plans to expand in the North American market. “North America is the largest agricultural market in the world and it is highly attractive for us,” said Paolo Pompei, president of agricultural and forestry tires for Trelleborg. “Demand for extra-large

Trelleborg Acquires Brazil’s Standard Tyres Group

Through its Trelleborg Wheel Systems division, Trelleborg has acquired Standard Tyres Group, a Brazil-based privately owned industrial tire manufacturer. The Nov. 30 transaction strengthens Trelleborg’s presence in industrial tires in South America, according to the company. Standard Tyres Group is the market leader in industrial tires in Brazil and the main supplier to locally based,