UNITED STATES: Hankook Tire breaks ground on eighth foreign plant in U.S.

It is Hankook's eighth overseas production facility, and construction is expected to be completed by 2016.

The company said the plant will have a capacity of 11 million tires annually and bring total foreign production to 100 million tires a year.

Source: "Korea JoongAng Daily”, Seoul; 11 Oct 2014
(Syed Rashid Ali, Karachi, Pakistan)