Agricultural and Industrial Tyres

Fedecom, the Dutch Association responsible for companies that are active in technology for agriculture, dairy farming, landscaping and horticulture, as well as for the industry and internal transport have published the Q1 and Q2 results for tractor registrations in the Netherlands. The results cover the following tractor models: agricultural, narrow-gauge and compact.


CLAAS has homologated Vredestein VF Traxion Optimall tyres for their XERION tractor. Suitable for the largest VF tyre size - VF 900/60R42 PFO NRO 189D TL Traxion Optimall, the tyre is designed to have an optimal level of traction, fuel efficiency and durability within the competitive tractor sector. 

The EARTHMAX tyre range has been specifically designed to withstand the stress of the rough terrain typical of quarries and mines. 

Alliance has added further sizes to the already biggest portfolio in the industryThey have announced new sizes of the Alliance 372 VF – flagship tyre in VF technology, the Alliance 363 VF row crop – master of onroad drive and low wear and the Alliance 585 – pure versatility for telehandlers, backhoe and compact loaders. 

Continental has announced that Combine harvester tyres VF CombineMaster are now available in five sizesInnovative VF technology ensures reliability in harvesting operations. 

The latest figures from the Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentación (Ministery for Agriculture, Fishing and Food) show tractor sales reduced when compared to July 2020, however, both tractors and automotive machinery have shown an upswing between January-July 2021, when compared to the same period in 2020.

BKT’s new tyre is seven times more resistant than standard models in the field. While developing the AGRIMAX FORTIS, BTK focused on testing the tyre to be suitable for challenging and intensive operations on rocky ground in France and Spain.

The Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentación (Ministery for Agriculture, Fishing and Food in Spain) has announced its latest registration figures for tractors and automotive machinery for June, with the sector seeing the first year-on-year drop for 2021, which has failed to noticeably stunt its progression in its year-to-date performance compared to 2020.

Built to compete in the competitive Japanese market, the Camso CWL 532 bias tyre has been designed to provide a dependable off-road performance, with optimal traction suitable for compact loaders operating on mixed and soft surfaces.

Giti Tire has launched its first European off-road truck tyre for high mobility vehicles operating under the most extreme terrains - the Giti GAO897. 

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