Trends in the Global Tire Industry: 2013 Edition Featuring 27 In-Depth Company Profiles Including Continental, Goodyear, Michelin and Pirelli

DUBLIN, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qsvd2t/trends_in_the) has announced the addition of the "Trends in the Global Tire Industry 2013" report to their offering.

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The Fourth Edition, 264-page Trends in the Global Tire Industry Report provides an in-depth market overview and looks at the internal and external forces currently driving this sector.

The report goes on to examine tire labelling, retail and service, key profit opportunities and technologies. Furthermore a region by region analysis is included along with detailed company analysis of all the major industry players.

A stock of 27 in-depth company profiles is also included with this report.

Key Topics Covered:

Chapter 1 - What Is A Tire?

  • Who makes tires?
  • What is a tire?
  • Steelcord
  • Textile Reinforcement
  • Rubber Compound
  • Processes
  • Key Raw Materials
  • Reinforcing Fillers
  • Reinforcing Fibres
  • Types of tire
  • Off-road / earthmover tires (OTR)
  • Agricultural tires
  • Racing tires
  • Truck tires
  • Aircraft tires
  • Motorcycle tires
  • Buggy tires

Chapter 2 - Big picture

  • Global production
  • Raw materials
  • Globalisation
  • Segments, sectors, and branding
  • Technology
  • Low-cost manufacture
  • China
  • Legislation

Chapter 3 - Internal Drivers and Change

  • Winter tires
  • Consumer Vehicles
  • Commercial Vehicles

Chapter 4 - External Drivers

  • Raw Materials
  • Making natural rubber
  • Butadiene is also short
  • Legislation
  • Environmental Issues
  • Diversification
  • Electronic chips in tires are now commercialised
  • OE Relationships

Chapter 5 - Tire labelling

  • Why labels
  • Communications
  • EU labels
  • Winter tires and the label
  • Labels and selling price
  • Enforcement
  • Impact since introduction
  • Japanese scheme
  • The United States
  • Other countries
  • Marketing communications
  • On-line sales

Chapter 6 - Retail and Service

  • On-line retailing

Chapter 7 - Key Profit Opportunities

  • Car/Light Truck
  • Winter Tires
  • UHP segment
  • Runflat Tires
  • Truck Tires
  • Moto Tires
  • Aircraft Tires
  • Agricultural
  • Off-Road

Chapter 8 - Technologies

  • Bio technology
  • Extended Mobility
  • Air Maintenance Technology
  • Sensors in the Tire
  • Compounding Ingredients
  • Solution-SBR
  • Polybutadiene
  • Reinforcement
  • Steelcord
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Recycled rubber

Chapter 9 - Industry Response

Chapter 10 - Europe

  • Expansion & Contraction projects in Europe
  • Market shares

Chapter 11 - North America

  • Overview
  • Imports increase - especially from China
  • Expansions

Chapter 12 - China

  • Volumes continue to increase
  • Expansion projects

Chapter 13 - Russia

  • A, B, C classification
  • Russian State steps in as Sibur moves out of tire building
  • Big changes in B segment
  • Russian Consumers and the winter tire segment
  • Distribution

Chapter 14 - Other Asia

  • Korean tire production
  • Korea and the Global Tire Market
  • Japanese tire production
  • Indonesian vehicle market
  • Expansions

Chapter 16 - India

Chapter 17 - Supplier Profiles

  • Aeolus
  • Apollo
  • Bekaert
  • Bridgestone Pirelli
  • Ceat Ltd
  • Continental
  • Cooper Tire & Rubber
  • DuPont
  • Giti
  • Goodyear
  • Hankook Tire
  • Hyosung Corporation
  • JK Tyre
  • KIS Wire
  • Kolon Industries
  • Kordsa Global
  • Kumho Tire
  • Michelin
  • MRF
  • Performance Rubber
  • South China Tire & Rubber
  • Sumitomo
  • Teijin Aramid
  • Toyo Tire
  • Xingda
  • Yokohama Rubber

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/qsvd2t/trends_in_the

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
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Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Tyres

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