Unique Inaugurates New Plant in Linhares


Unique Rubber Technologies has announced the inauguration of its first manufacturing facility outside the state of Rio Grande do Sul.

New Manufacturing Facility Opened

The new plant is located in the city of Linhares, in Espírito Santo, chosen for its strategic location close to the centre, north and northeast of Brazil. The workforce will be 100% local. 
Unique's goal when investing in an operation in Espírito Santo was to be closer to its customers in the above-mentioned regions, to reduce delivery times, and increase market share and the number of customers served in these regions. Expectations are for double sales in these areas.

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.

Email: david.wilson@retreadingbusiness.com

Phone: (44) 1270 668 718

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