Gabrielle Coppola and Randy Thanthong-Knight

Business, Equipment

Rubber Scarcity Creates New Headache for Automakers

Continental Tire distribution center Automotive tires stacked at the Continental Tire distribution center in Sumter, S.C. (Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg)

Automakers struggling with pandemic-induced plant shutdowns and a global chip shortage now are confronting another supply chain headache: dwindling rubber supplies.

April 13, 2021