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SPEEDLINE TRUCK, a leading producer of forged light alloy wheels for commercial vehicles, has now launched its revamped website in five languages at www.speedline-truck.com. The new website is modern, easy to use, and also works on mobile devices. 

The Awards are scheduled to be presented to the winners at a ceremony sponsored by Sailun at the NTDA Annual Dinner due to take place on the evening of Thursday 7th October 2021 at the ICC Birmingham, following the daytime Tyre Industry Conference sponsored by GB Tyres Ltd in association with Linglong Tire. 

The organiser of China International Tire Expo (CITEXPO) has launched a new website CITEXPO Direct at direct.citexpo.com.cn. 

UK commercial vehicle manufacturing output declines for fifth month in a row, down -45.4% in February. Domestic and overseas orders see double-digit drops, with exports halved (-51.3%). Output down -38.3% in the first two months of the year, with 9,924 vans, trucks and buses leaving factories. 

KAYEL Tyres has recently won the international Recircle Award for the ‘Spirit of Retreading’ for the quality of their retread tyres, made in Shah Alam. 

 

As part of CAM’s ongoing corporate social responsibility programme, it is launching a new initiative in March called ‘Match Me’. This new social impact programme has been designed to support the charitable efforts that its employees undertake in their own time to benefit their communities and the organisations within them. 

Kumho’s first new European product of 2021 is an all-season tyre for vans and light commercial vehicles. It has been developed by combining the strengths of the company’s much-praised all-season SOLUS 4S HA32 passenger car pattern and its existing winter specification van tyre, the WINTER PorTran CW11. The result is the PorTran 4S CX11 that ensures safe, secure driving and excellent braking performance throughout the year.  

The National Tyre Distributors Association (NTDA) has announced that it is launching a new Responsible Repairer Group for companies providing major repairs for TBR, OTR, Agricultural and Plant & Equipment tyres. 

Imerys, the supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions, reports a significant reduction in tyre replacement and vehicle downtime since installing a TyreWatch remote monitoring service at its quarry in Furzebrook, Dorset. 

ZC Rubber hosted its first Global Online Dealer Conference on March 19, 2021, with the theme "Innovate into The Great Future." The conference gave a series of speeches outlining the company's strategic vision and plans for continued growth in 2021 and introduced its latest products, technologies, and services. 

 

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