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Michelin has launched an additional five sizes for its AgriBib Row Crop IF, which is a specialist tyre for self-propelled and trailed sprayers, as well as for row tractors from 70 to 190 hp.

Raw materials cost and freight rates continue to rise at a dramatic pace on the global commodity markets. Some of the raw materials have shown alarming increases, up to 30%, and can be a cause of concern, calling for further actions few months down the line.  

The latest figures highlighting tractor registrations in Spain have been released by the Ministerio de Agricultura, Pesca y Alimentación (Ministery for Agriculture, Fishing and Food) and paint a promising picture for agricultural tyre manufacturers and service providers.

Optimising truck-trailer mobility and drive operational efficiency for transport and logistics across Europe, Goodyear has enhanced its Total Mobility offer to provide sustainable transport for fleets and original equipment manufacturers.

Falken Zone, the affiliate programme of Falken Tyres, which in turn is the European subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber-Industries Limited is going from strength to strength, reaching over 750 total associates since its inception in July 2020.

The Asociación Española de Fabricantes de Automóviles y Camiones, ANFAC (The Spanish Car and Truck Manufacturer’s Association) has published its latest report for May 2021, as the LCV and industrial vehicle segments have almost doubled their 2020 performance.

Bandvulc has finalised its brand-new tyre for its state-of-the-art Wastemaster range after extensive testing and field trials. The Wastemaster 5 has been designed to innovate the waste sector, replacing the Wastemaster III, which has been in operation for over 20 years.

Hankook will be exhibiting a comprehensive list of commercial vehicle tyres at the UK’s largest road transport and commercial vehicle event, the Commercial Vehicle Show, which takes place between 31st August – 2nd September, at the Birmingham NEC.

The Comité des Constructeurs Français d'Automobiles, the Automotive manufacturing association in France has released its latest market figures, with the LCV and industrial vehicle segments both outperforming 2020.

Michelin is currently introducing two new sizes of MICHELIN CrossGrip multi-purpose all-season tyres for backhoe loaders, skid steer loaders, telehandlers and small tractors. 

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