Business, Equipment

ATA Opposes EPA Plan To Label Tires as Waste

An Environmental Protection Agency proposal to designate scrap tires and used oil as solid waste could be extremely costly for the trucking industry, American Trucking Associations said.

August 16, 2010
Business, Equipment

Largest Tire Makers Hike Prices as Raw Material Costs Soar

The nation’s three largest manufacturers of commercial truck tires have raised prices for the second time this year in reaction to sharp increases in the costs of their primary components — rubber, oil and steel — although world economic developments have taken some of the air out of commodity prices.

May 10, 2010
Business, Equipment

Tire Makers Boosting Prices

Several major commercial tire makers have set price increases due to higher materials and other costs.

May 6, 2010
Business, Equipment

Big Three Continue to Dominate U.S. Tire Market

There was a time when foreign-based tire manufacturers had to overcome major hurdles to enter the North American market.

May 3, 2010