Kenya remains one of the biggest retread markets in East Africa, controlled almost 100% by the Indian settlers.
Sustainability is not Retreading
A focus on the disconnect between the tyre industry and the retreading industry on sustainability.
CG Retread Upgrades Equipment
One of the largest retreaders in Kenya, C G Retread (NRB) Ltd, has upgraded equipment at its sites in Nairobi and Mombasa.
New Key Account Manager for B&J
With effect from July 1st 2019, Christoph Hurst is the new Key Account Manager at B&J Rocket Sales AG.
Elgi Rubber Continues to Hold Turf in Kenya
Despite stiff competition Elgi Rubber Company Limited continues to hold its turf in the Kenyan market.
New Marangoni Partner in Benelux
Marangoni has announced the expansion of its business in Benelux, thanks to a new partnership with Tyre Plan Europe, part of the Kargro Group.
Galgo Enters Turkish Market with Koplas
Galgo has partnered with Koplas Lastik to introduce the Pre-Q brand of pre-cured treads to the Turkish retreading market.
TRM Clarifies Position Within Marangoni Group
Following the reorganisation that led to the release of Marangoni Meccanica from Marangoni group, T.R.M. has issued a statement clarifying its position.
ITRS Inaugurates New Warehouse
In June, Canada based International Tire Repair Inc (ITRS) inaugurated their new 14,500 sq ft manufacturing facility in Terrebonne, Quebec.
McCarthy Tire Acquires GCR Locations
McCarthy Tire is to purchase 13 GCR Tires & Service (GCR) stores and three GCR retread plants from Bridgestone.