02/10/2011

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Bridgestone to raise tyre prices in Japan

This price increase applies to both summer and winter tyres. Average tyre price increases include 8.0 % for passenger car, light truck and motorcycle tyres, 15.0 % for off-the-road tyres for construction and mining vehicles, 10.0 % for other kinds of tyres, including those used on industrial vehicles and agricultural equipment, and 10.0 % for tubes and flaps.

Bridgestone previously announced that effective 1 March 2011, it will raise by an average of 7.0 % the prices of truck and bus tyres sold in the replacement market.

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