19/04/2012

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Bridgestone to build new tyre plant in Thailand

Additionally the company will start production of steel cord used in these tyres in its subsidiary for manufacturing steel cord in Thailand. Total investment for the new plant is said to be approximately JPY 50 billion; production will begin in the 1st half of 2015. Capacity at the new plant is expected to reach approximately 85 tonnes per day by the 1st half of 2019, when scheduled capacity increases are completed.Currently Bridgestone produces ORR tyres in Japan and the US.

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