Galgo Enters Turkish Market with Koplas


Galgo has recently partnered with Koplas Lastik to introduce the Pre-Q brand of pre-cured treads to the important Turkish retreading market.

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“This alliance creates great opportunities for growth and development for Galgo with Koplas, who has been a respected tyre marketer and distributor in the Turkish TBR market since 1991,” said Galgo in a statement.

The collaboration includes a tailor-made proposal featuring tread designs developed for the extremely diversified Turkish tyre market, as well as products designed to meet the international transport needs of the growing Turkish export industry.

About the author

David is the Owner and Publisher of Retreading Business. With over 30 years' experience as a specialist tyre industry journalist, he first entered the tyre industry in 1987 as Editor of Tyres & Accessories. He was Editor of Tyre Trade News between 1993-96 before establishing Retreading Business in 1997. In 2004 he acquired the Malaysian tyre magazine The Tyreman, before establishing Tyre & Rubber Recycling in 2009. In addition to his publishing ventures, he was also Director of the Retread Manufacturers' Association between 2004 and 2014.


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