Tricky Competition for Rehvimeister


Rehvimeister AS claims to be the biggest truck tyre retreader in Estonia, as well as in the Baltic countries.

Estonian Retreader Faces Up to Market Challenges

The company has managed to keep production performance high over the past few years despite the turbulence on the market, although the company wishes to not say too much in public and prefers “to stay out of the spotlight”, according to Toomas Maddison, Rehvimeister AS director.

The company has been operating already for 21 years, of which 17 years were spent working exclusively with Bandag, Maddison said. Several years ago, Rehvimeister AS realised that the time to change something had come and switched to working with Marangoni, Galgo and Nokian Noktop. This was in line with the desires of the customers, says Maddison...…….


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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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