What tire brands are made in China?
Several top global brands such as Michelin (two production plants), Bridgestone (six plants), Goodyear (two plants), Continental (two plants), Pirelli (two plants), Yokohama (three plants), Hankook (four plants), and Kumho (three plants) are present in China through their manufacturing units.
What is the best Chinese tyre brand?
The ranking of the best Chinese tyres
- Zhongce Rubber Group Co., Ltd. :
- Giti Tire (China) Investment Co., Ltd. :
- Sailun Jinyu Group Co., Ltd. :
- Shandong Ling long Tire Co., Ltd. :
- Zhengxin Rubber (China) Co., Ltd. :
- Double star Group Co., Ltd. :
- Triangle Tire Co., Ltd. :
Are Chinese Tyres good?
Of course, they do not stand a chance in tests with much more expensive, new models of the best tyre manufacturers, but they are a good alternative for drivers looking for affordable tyres. It is true that tyres from China are most often made with less advanced technologies and poorer rubber compounds.
Are Dunlop Tyres made in China?
Because the Dunlop tire brand belongs to several companies, they are produced across all continents. The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company control the factories in North America, Australia, Europe, and New Zealand. Sumitomo Rubber Industries controls most of the factories in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.
Why Chinese Tyres are cheaper?
In such a scenario, TBB succumbs quickly as it emits higher heat. Since it has a thicker casing, it increases the time needed to cool down. Cheaper Chinese radials act as a quick substitute, removing the risk of overheating of the tyre.
Why are Chinese Tyres cheap?
An executive from Gurgaon-based Apollo Tyres on condition of anonymity clarified that the price reductions are being made due to the moderating raw material prices and competition from the Chinese tyre makers.