Two Sides to the OTR Tire Tariff
Are off-the-road tire importers from China, India and Sri Lanka flooding the U.S. market, or have domestic producers not adapted and diversified their products to match the evolving market?
USW Seeks Tariffs on Bus and Truck Tires From China
The United Steelworkers (USW) union has filed yet another petition asking the U.S. government to impose anti-dumping and countervailing duties on tires manufactured in China. This time, the union is targeting truck and bus tires.
Bridgestone Recalls 36,000 Firestone FS561 Truck Tires
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations LLC (BATO) is recalling one size of its Firestone FS561 tire sold in the United States and Canada between April 2015 and January 2016. The voluntary safety recall is limited to FS561 tires in size 255/70R22.5 and only those tires that are installed in the trailer application.