Retreading Business 2020/2 Digital Version Now Live

Retreading Business

The latest digital versión of Retreading Business is now available for viewing and download, and despite the difficulties caused for the global retreading sector by the Covid-19 outbreak, we have managed to put together plenty of international content for our regular visitors to read and digest.

New Issue Available for Download

Our big news in this issue is the launch of the Recircle Awards, a brand new event launched by our in-house media agency for the tyre retreading and recycling industry, launched with the support of Autopromotec 2021, who will be title sponsors of the event.

Also in this issue is an in-depth update on the Chilean market with reports on Santiago retreaders Truck Center and Recauflex, the latest from Dario Andreani on the investments he is making at INSAMAR, and an introduction the retreading in Chile’s copper mining belt in Antofagasta.

There is, in fact, plenty for those interested in the OTR sector in this issue, with articles on the launch of Kal Tire’s Maple Programme in Europe and a review of TIA’s OTR Tire Conference in the US, as well as an article for our premium subscribers on the Austrian retreader, Reifen Edler.

The key interview in this issue is the visit of our correspondent Vladislav Vorotnikov to Kraiburg Austria, where he spoke to Stefan Mayrhofer and Christoph Priewasser, about the Austrian tread manufacturer’s view of the future challenges and opportunities offered by the market.

And if that were not enough, there is no shortage of analysis from our regular correspondents on the topic everyone is talking about - the impact of coronavirus on retreaders – we look in particular at Europe, India and Russia.

For the full contents of the new issue, click here.

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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