List of tire companies

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The following table represents a list of tire companies throughout the world.

Company Country of origin Year founded Year ceased (as independent company) Brands and subsidiaries Note
AGI Däck AB[1] Sweden AGI
Alliance Tire Company Ltd.[2] Israel 1950 Alliance
American Transportation Products, LLC[3] U.S.A./China/Canada 1989 American Transportation
Apollo Tyres Ltd.[4] India 1972 Apollo, Apollo Tyres South Africa (formerly Dunlop South Africa), Kaizen, Maloya, Regal, Vredestein,
Avon UK 1914 1997 Avon
Artawheel Tire Industrial Complex[5] Iran 1985 Goldstone, Yazd Tire
Bangkok Metropolis Motor Co., Ltd.[6] Thailand 1963 Cobra
TVS Tyres[7] India 1981 TVS TYRES (TVS Eurogrip)
Barez Tires[8] Iran 1993 Barez
Belshina[9] Belarus 1965 Belshina
Bridgestone Corporation[10][11][12] Japan 1931 Bridgestone, Firestone, Fuzion, Uniroyal (Australia)
BRISA Bridgestone Sabanci Tire Manufacturing and Trading Inc[13] Turkey 1974 Bridgestone (Europe and Middle East), Lassa
CAMAC Tires[14] Portugal 1967 CAMAC
Carlisle Companies, Inc.[15] USA 1917 Carlisle Transportation Products
Casumina[16] Vietnam 1976 Casumina, Euromina
CEAT Ltd[17] India 1958 CEAT
Cheng Shin Rubber Ind. Co., Ltd.[18] Taiwan 1967 Cheng Shin, Maxxis
Continental Corporation[19][20][21] Germany 1871 Ameri*Steel (USA), Barum, Continental India Modipuram,Meerut Continental, ContiRe, ContiTread, Dunlop (Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei), Euzkadi, General Tire, Gislaved, Mabor, Matador, Point S, Semperit, Sime Tyres, Sportiva, Uniroyal (except NAFTA region, Colombia, Peru), Viking
Cooper Tires[22][23] USA 1914 Avon, Cooper, Dean, Eldorado, Mastercraft, Mentor (new brand introduced in spring 2012), Starfire, Definity, Roadmaster, Mickey Thompson, Dick Cepek, Chengshan, Austone, and Fortune
Danang Rubber Company[24] Vietnam 1993 DRC
Dena Tire And Rubber Manufacturing Company[25] Iran 1954[26] Dena Tire
Diamond Tyres Limited[27] Pakistan 1968 Mohawk, Diamond
DMACK[28] United Kingdom DMACK
Douglas Tires United States 1990 Douglas Tires. Manufactured at Goodyear/ Kelly production plants.
Dunlop Rubber United Kingdom 1889 1985 Dunlop Tyres
Ralson India Limited India 1967 Ralco, Ralson - Tow Wheeler, Three Wheeler, ADV, FARM, ULT, LCV Tyres
East Bay Tire Co.[29] USA 1946 Dawg Pound Tires
Englebert Belgium 1877 1966
FATE[30] Argentina 1940 FATE
Federal Corporation[31] Taiwan 1954 Federal, Hero
Giti[32] Singapore Giti Tire,[33] GT Radial,[34] Primewell,[35] Runway, Dextero, Hualin, Greatwall, Roadpro
Goodyear[36] USA 1898 Dębica,[37] Douglas, Dunlop, Fierce, Fulda, Goodyear, Kelly-Springfield, Sava Tires
Hankook Tire[38][39][40] South Korea 1941 Aurora, Hankook, Kingstar
Hoosier Racing Tire[41] USA 1957 Hoosier
Hutchinson SNC[42] France 1957 Hutchinson Tires
Interstate Tire & Rubber Company[43] Netherlands 1973 Interstate Tires
J. K. Organisation[44] India JK Tyres, Tornel
Kenda Rubber Industrial Company[45] Taiwan 1962 Kenda
Kesoram Industries[46] India Birla
Kumho Tires[47][48] South Korea 1960 Admiral, Marshal, Kumho, Zetum
Lego Group[49] Denmark 1932 World's largest manufacturer of tires by number of units (318 million in 2011). Manufactures toy tires for its building block set. Began tire production in 1962.[49]
Marangoni[49] Italy unknown -
Michelin|Michelin Group[50][51][52][53][54] France 1889 BFGoodrich, Kleber, Kormoran, Michelin, Riken, Taurus, Uniroyal (North America), Tigar Tyres, Strial
MRF Tyres[55] India 1946 MRF
Nankang Rubber Tire[56][57][58] Taiwan 1959 Nankang, Sonar, Star Performer TNG
Nexen Tire[59][60] South Korea 1942 Nexen, Roadstone
Nokian Tyres Group[61] Finland 1898 Nokian, Nordman
Ohtsu Tire and Rubber Japan 1944 2003 Falken, Ohtsu
Omni United Pte Ltd.[62] Singapore 2003 Radar Tires, Goodride(tires), Corsa (tires), RoadLux (tires)
Panaracer Japan 1953 Panaracer
Pirelli[63][64] Italy 1872 Agom, Courier, Metzeler, Pirelli, Formula[65]
Petlas Turkey 1976 Petlas, Starmaxx
Rosava[66] Ukraine 1972 Rosava
Ralf Bohle Germany 1922 Schwalbe
Servis Pakistan 1970 Servis Tyres
Shanghai Huayi (Group) Company[67] China Double Coin, Warrior
STARCO[68] Denmark 1962 Tusker
Sumitomo Rubber Industries[69][70][71] Japan 1909 Dunlop (Japan), Falken, Goodyear (Japan), Sumitomo, Multi-Mile, Sigma, Cordovan, Vanderbilt
Titan Tire Corporation[72] USA 1890 Continental (farm tires), Goodyear (farm tires), Titan
Toyo Tire & Rubber Company[73] Japan 1943 Nitto, Silverstone, Toyo
Trelleborg AB[74] Sweden 1905 Trelleborg
Triangle Group[75] China 1976 Triangle Group, Diamond back
Vee Rubber Group[76] Thailand 1977 Vee Rubber, NIKA, VEENTO
Vogue Tyre and Rubber Co. USA 1914
Vittoria Italy 1953 Vittoria, Geax
Yokohama Rubber Company[77] Japan 1910 Advan, Mohawk, Yokohama

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  54. ^ "Riken Tyres". Retrieved 2010-12-16. 
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  58. ^ "Star Performer TNG". Retrieved 2010-12-16. 
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