Goodyear buys Cooper Tire – first take

Goodyear and Cooper boards have agreed to an acquisition of Cooper by Goodyear valuing Cooper at around USD2800mn – some 10% more than the amount Apollo was prepared to spend on the company eight years ago, when it was regarded as over-priced. In the mean time, Goodyear’s main rivals have been putting their acquisitions budgets

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Tire makers wake up to sustainability challenge

We just published (29 January) the February 2021 edition of our global tire industry newsletter, and distributed it to subscribers. In yet another biggest-ever issue, we bring you unique insights into: Interview with Christian Kötz, head of Continental’s tire unitManufacturing and SKU proliferationChanging tire industry culture to be a less closed communityTaking responsibility for the planet,

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Tire industry is better prepared for 2021 than it was for 2020

We just published (31 December) the January 2021 edition of our global tire industry newsletter, and distributed it to subscribers. Each corporate subscriber has the right to distribute to unlimited direct employees worldwide, so if you are interested, feel free to contact us. If your employer receives it already, we can send out a free copy.

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Tire industry’s Q3 recovery unlikely to carry through to Q4

We just published (30 November) the December 2020 edition of our global tire industry newsletter, and distributed it to subscribers. Each corporate subscriber has the right to distribute to unlimited direct employees worldwide, so if you are interested, feel free to contact us. If your employer receives it already, we can send out a free copy.

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Tire makers report strong sales in Q3

We have published (30 October) the November 2020 edition of our global tire industry newsletter, and distributed it to subscribers. Each corporate subscriber has the right to distribute to unlimited direct employees worldwide, so if you are interested, feel free to contact us. If your employer receives it already, we can send out a free copy.

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From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Mobility & Tire Webinar #17: What the Q4 results mean for the tire industry (and the Goodyear deal), with Victoria Greer of Morgan Stanley. Today 2pm London | 3pm Brussels | 7.30pm Delhi. Last chance to sign up for free https://bit.ly/2ODSk9D

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Read our first-take analysis of Goodyear’s acquisition of Cooper Tire (hint: we’re not keen) https://bit.ly/3aIq5z7

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Goodyear to buy Cooper Tire for USD2800mn https://bit.ly/3bsujdw

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Tokyo rubber futures hit near 4-month high https://bit.ly/3aMnzYW

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Cooper reports small falls in revenues for Q4; full-year revenues drop 8% https://bit.ly/37GOqDB

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Jenoptik and 4JET jointly launch new technology for laser-cutting prototype treads https://bit.ly/3qPHlbA

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Apollo Tyres to unveil Vredestein brand in India in March https://bit.ly/3pMUEIa

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Continental Invests in the Future of Chips for Autonomous Vehicles https://bit.ly/2MggZQN

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Magna Tyres portal now also available beyond Europe https://bit.ly/3sjIwQF

From http://TireIndustryResearch.com | Falken Tires Launches The Eurowinter HS01 And HS01 SUV in N AMerica-- New Studless Winter Performance Tire https://bit.ly/2ZDHDWS