Nynas oils for safer fuel-efficient tyres

New studies reveal that Nynas’ tyre oils are not only better for the environment, they can often also deliver improved performance Though pressure for safer, eco-friendly tyres is mounting on tyre companies due to tightening regulations as well as strong demand from...

BKT launches new tyres for construction, mining vehicles

Balkrishna Industries Ltd (BKT) has launched a new series of top-of-the-range Earthmax tyres for construction, mining and earthmoving vehicles. The new tyres are designed for the purpose of favouring best load distribution on the ground when fitted on dumpers, wheeled...

Apollo posts 12% rise in its net sales

Apollo Tyres Ltd reported 12 % rise in its net sales at Rs 97.94 billion in the last nine months (April-December) of 2016 as against Rs 87.72 billion in the corresponding period of the previous year. Net profit closed at Rs 8.71 billion as against Rs 8.51 billion....

ETRMA reports better sales in 2016

The European Tyre and Rubber Manufacturers’ Association (ETRMA) has reported improved sales by its members for the year 2016 and the last quarter of 2016. Consumer tyres were up 2 per cent in 2016 despite minor fluctuations during the third quarter and with a strong...

Online tyre sales picking up in India

By Sharad P Matade Apart from a number of online tyre selling companies, tyre majors such as Apollo Tyres and Michelin India too are promoting tyre sales through their own online portals Buying tyres on e-commerce portals in India may not be as popular as it is in the...