Kayel Tyres Gains E-Mark Status for Retread Range


Malaysian retreader Kayel Tyre Retread Sdn Bhd, based in Kota Kemuning near Kuala Lumpur, has announced that it has become the first retreader in South-East Asia to achieve E-Mark status for its range of retreaded tyres, meaning the company’s products are now road-legal across Europe and available for export.

Tyres Now Available for Export Markets


According to Marketing Manager Michael Hutt, the company, which is capable of handling 1,000 retreads per day, has developed to become South-East Asia’s leading retreader and is currently investing MYR 3million to upgrade its facilities to achieve a fully autonomous production system.

Kayel Tyre Retread has also just been announced as the winner of the inaugural Recircle Awards in the “Spirit of Retreading” Sector.

A more in-depth feature on Kayel Tyre Retread will feature in the next issue of Retreading Business.

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

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