Tyre Makers, Gear Up Fight New Realities

By Peter Taylor: Tyre makers need to gear up to fight the new realities in tyre business resulting from the impending changes in personal transportation and the consequent erosion in vehicle brand loyalties. Individual car ownership will decline in the longer-term and...

Helping Tyre Technicians Stay Safe

By John Stone: Amid ongoing reports of tyre technicians being seriously injured or killed at the roadside during work, it is encouraging that employers in the tyre market sector are investing heavily in the REACT Training programme which helps their fitters stay safe...

Transition to GST Concerns Small Players

By Santosh Kumar : The overnight transition to digital economy and compliance of new tax regime have become extremely difficult for small dealers and manufacturers The Natural Rubber Plantation sector in India has been in a crisis for the last four years with the...

Will EV Revolution Impact SR Price?

By Louis Rumao: With aggressive targets set by many nations to phase out emission-spewing internal combustion-powered vehicles, the sales of electric vehicles (EV’s) are expected to overtake the sales of the former by 2040. However, it remains to be seen whether the...