Berwin Wins Queens Award

Clive Rickards

Lydney, UK-based Berwin Industrial Products, part of the Hexpol Group, have announced that they have won a Queens Award, one of the most prestigious awards in the UK aimed at rewarding export success.

Hexpol Group Company Scoops Export Award

Berwin products are sold internationally with key export markets in France, Germany, Belgium, Italy and Poland. Overseas sales have grown by 102% over the last three years. The company wins the Queen’s Award for International Trade for Outstanding Short-Term Growth in overseas sales over the last three years. The company is active in the development and production of high-quality rubber compounds and as such have been awarded centre of excellence within Hexpol covering Europe and Asia for all products covering tyres, retreading, matting and conveyor belting.

Clive Rickards, the company’s Sales & Marketing Director commented; “We are over the moon to have won a Queens Award for International Trade 2020; its recognition for all the hard work put in at all levels within the company to enable its continued growth internationally as well as within its home market”.

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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